Psychologist - Joy Center Italy

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Joy Center is an American based pediatric/adult clinic that works with military families servicing in
the U.S. Army, Navy, and Air Force bases in Vicenza, Gricignano, and Aviano, and at remote bases
throughout Italy. We are currently seeking to hire a psychologist to work at one of our Italian
locations. Some travel between locations may be required. This is an excellent opportunity for a
psychologist seeking to learn more or build upon their sensory integration experience and the desire
to be trained in the DIR Model. In addition, the psychologist will be mentored by premier American
DIR pediatric Occupational Therapist, Dr. Amy Zier!

Job Description

To be successful at this job, a psychologist must take initiative and be a self-starter. The psychologist
will have the ability to create their own schedule. It is expected that the psychologist will exercise
innovative approaches to address various developmental challenges. In addition, it is extremely
important that the psychologist is able to establish and maintain relationships with multiple military
families. The clinical space has plenty of supplies and good equipment to conduct individualized
sessions for clients. Clinical work includes therapy sessions, parent meetings, family interaction,
school observations, correspondence with teachers, documentation, evaluations, and school
observation report write ups. The client profiles that a psychologist may come across include
sensory, motor, emotional, and relationship needs.

Location

  • Vicenza, Italy
  • Gricignano, Italy
  • Aviano, Italy

Employment Type

  • Full-Time 

Details and Benefits 

  • Pay is comensurated on experience
  • Flexible schedule and benefits
  • Dynamic training and supervision provided
  • by expert therapists in the areas of SI and DIR
  • Interdisciplinary team (psychologists, occupational therapists, speech therapists)

Preferred Qualifications 

  • 1 year of pediatric therapy experience
  • 1 year of sensory integration experience

Contact

If you are interested or know someone that may be interested,
please contact us at contact@joydirsi.org with your resume.