Child Psychiatrist

Full or Part time


We are seeking a psychiatrist to work full time or part time within a multidisciplinary team of  mental health professionals in an ambulatory care clinic. The service provides assessment, treatment and follow-up care for children up to the age of 18 years and their families and caregivers.  The program offers a full range of diagnostic and therapeutic interventions including psychopharmacology, individual and family therapy, parent education and support groups, filial play therapy and guided parent-child interaction.

Candidates must hold an MD with specialist certification (FRCPC) in Psychiatry and / or Subspecialty certification in Child Psychiatry by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) or equivalent. Candidates must also be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA).  

The incumbent will be involved with education of medical students and residents and will be considered for an academic appointment with the University of Alberta, Department of Psychiatry.   In addition, there are opportunities to participate in research activities.  For more information about CASA, visit our website:  www.casaservices.or

 

EDMONTON is the capital of Alberta, Canada and is a major hub for energy, mining and biotech industries.  The city’s population is over 877,000. Edmonton is a cultural, government and education centre. Canada’s “Festival City” is always celebrating something including music, film, theatre, cultural heritage, and even winter. With over 30 festivals throughout the year, it’s easy to find a reason to celebrate.  
Interested candidates should submit a letter of intent and accompanying curriculum vitae, along with the names of three references  to:

Dr. Gary Hnatko, Medical Director,

CASA Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health

Suite 406, 10011 – 109 Street

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada  T5J 3S8

 

Review of applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Applicants should have fluent written and oral communication skills in English. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.