Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.
Caulfield Pain Management and Research Centre (CPMRC)
- Seeking fixed term part time – 21hrs a Fortnight
- Salary sacrifice available
- Allied Health staff benefits available
- Psychologist PL3
CPMRC is seeking an experienced Psychologist responsible for the provision of comprehensive clinical Psychological assessment both individually and as part of a multidisciplinary assessment, treatment and education through individual and group facilitated programs for patients with complex pain conditions.
They will work within the multi-disciplinary team comprising of doctors, psychologists, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, nurses and other team members.
Professional links to the Psychology department are essential.
CPMRC is an ambulatory service providing specialist assessment and treatment for adults with chronic non-cancer related pain.
The Centre aims to assist patients to reduce the impact of persistent pain by optimising pain treatments, improving function and promoting self-management. This is achieved by expert assessment, patient education and access to a number of treatment modalities. There is a focus on the Cognitive Behavioural education and restoration of function for management of pain with a philosophy of teaching self-management strategies. The centre undertakes research on outcomes of pain treatments, psychosocial aspects of chronic pain, pain and ageing and novel therapies for pain.
Any queries regarding this position please contact the Manager:
Yvette Harding on 9076 6834 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Please address the qualifications and experience required section in your cover letter.
Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.