TalenTrust Licensed Psychologist in Denver, Colorado
Job Title: Licensed Psychologist
Company: Emerge Professionals
Location: Denver, CO
At Emerge, we recognize a critical need in Colorado for excellence in diagnosis, counseling, and treatment for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and other pediatric neurodevelopmental and emotional conditions. We are expanding our team and are looking for a Licensed Psychologist.
Our team will be a great fit for you if you are:
Passionate about supporting the needs of children and their families
Eager to contribute to a hard-working team
An expert in your own right, and yet always eager to learn more
What You’ll Be Doing:
Specialize in psychological testing for children and adolescents, with emphasis on diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorders
Collaborate with our team of Behavior Analysts to support the transition of children and their families into an individualized educational or treatment plan
Supervise graduate students, interns, or fellows and support their ongoing education
Provide education and training on Autism Spectrum Disorders to families and/or the community
Assisting or conducting neuropsychological or forensic evaluations given requisite expertise
We expect that you’ll be spending up to 75% of your time doing assessments, or supervising students performing assessments.
What You’ll Need to Succeed:
Experience and competence in psychological testing for children and adolescents
Experience with Autism Spectrum Disorders
Although not required, experience with trauma-focused intervention is a plus
Who We Are:
Emerge was founded in 2005 by Dr. Helena Huckabee, Ph.D., BCBA-D. Recognizing a critical need in Colorado for excellence in counseling, diagnosis and treatment, Dr. Huckabee drew upon her years of experience in autism and neuroscience to establish a practice offering multi-disciplinary services suited to a diverse set of needs. Since starting Emerge, Dr. Huckabee and her staff have:
Co-authored and testified on behalf of mandated services for Autism in Colorado (Section 10-16-104 (1.4), C.R.S.)
Had two cases go to the US Supreme Court including No. 15–827. Argued January 11, 2017—Decided March 22, 2017 with an 8:0 decision supporting the Emerge opinion.
Written a successful textbook on assessment of Autism: https://www.springer.com/us/book/9783319255026 .
The Emerge treatment model for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders utilizes the science of Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) and incorporates a variety of proven techniques such as Incidental Learning, Pivotal Response Treatment, and Verbal Behavior. Our goals and strategies are individually tailored to each client, maximizing cognitive, social and emotional growth while supporting the family’s needs, lifestyle, and interests.
Emerge also specializes in behavior management, mental health, and personal growth across the lifespan. We approach these challenges with the same sensitivity, scientific knowledge, and commitment to each one of our clients and their families. We are proud to have had the opportunity to be involved in legal cases and legislation that has impacted the healthcare and special education services available for millions of students and families nationwide.
External Company Name: TalenTrust LLC
External Company URL: http://www.talentrust.com/
Street: 400 S Colorado Blvd