Cook Children's Medical Center

Licensed Psychologist-AYA Onc (48962765)
Location: Fort Worth, Texas - United States
Posted: 8/20/2019

Licensed Psychologist-AYA Onc

Full-Time M-F Days

SUMMARY: The Licensed Psychologist -AYA Oncology will work collaboratively with the H/O Adolescent/Young Adult Oncology treatment team by:

1. developing a comprehensive and sustainable psychosocial program that engages AYA oncology patients, team members and other AYA Oncology programs.

2. providing direct clinical care, team consultation and care coordination in both the inpatient and outpatient setting, and

3. conducting relevant quality improvement measures, outcome metrics and/or clinical research within the H/O department that improves the psychosocial and behavioral health needs of patients, and tracks the efficacy of the program.

Experience and proven success with program development/implementation is preferred.

QUALIFICATIONS: PhD/PsyD in Psychology required; Must have experience with Adolescents and Young Adults in an Oncology Setting; Experience in program development/implementation preferred; Experience in clinical research or process improvement preferred.

Licensure, Registration, and/or Certification

Licensed Psychologist in State of Texas or eligibility for licensure in the State of Texas as a Licensed Psychologist;

Additional Requirments / Information

Job Capacity:Employee (full-time)
Minimum Education Level:See Job Description
Visa Sponsorship: No
Related Industries:Other

Cook Children's Health Care System is a not-for-profit, nationally recognized pediatric health care organization comprised of seven entities - a Medical Center, Physician Network, Home Health company, Northeast Hospital, Pediatric Surgery Center, Health Plan and Health Foundation. Based in Fort Worth, Texas, the integrated system has more than 60 primary and specialty care offices throughout North Texas. Its service region includes Denton, Hood, Johnson, Parker, Tarrant and Wise counties, with an additional referral area encompassing nearly half the state.

Cook Children's traces its roots back to 1918, but throughout its continual change and robust growth, it still embraces an inspiring promise - to improve the health of every child in its region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury. To live up to this promise, Cook Children's combines the art of caring with the use of leading technology and extraordinary collaboration to provide exceptional care for every child, every day. For more information, please visit

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