Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist – Alberta Health Services, Edmonton Zone – Part time
Alberta Health Services, Department of Addiction & Mental Health in partnership with the University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Psychiatry, is inviting applications from psychiatrists with expertise in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, preferably with subspecialty certification.
Alberta Health Services is Canada’s largest and only province-wide health service provider, providing care for more than 3 million people. Our partnership together with the Alberta Government’s
investment of more than $50 million in Child Mental Health has provided for significant innovations in our approach to the care we provide. Our multi-disciplinary teams consisting of psychiatry, nursing, psychology, occupational therapy, social work, and speech language pathology provide education and assistance for more than 1.2 million people in Edmonton and surrounding areas.
This position will provide part time child psychiatric consultation and direct services within outpatient settings at various locations in the Edmonton Zone. The psychiatrist will consult with individuals and multidisciplinary teams including;
Developmental Pediatricians Social Workers
Family Physicians Nurses
Psychologists Other Allied Health Providers
The psychiatrist provides consultation for the assessment and treatment of children and adolescents with significant mental health disorders, high risk or complex situations and co-morbid learning problems