Registered Psychologist or Provisional Psychologist - Contract Positions

We accept ongoing applications for Registered (or Provisional*) Psychologists with training and experience in behavioural, cognitive, and cognitive-behavioural therapies and/or trained and experienced in Psychoeducational Assessment. Contract positions are for part-time hours in our idyllic private practice setting.

At Little Oaks we specialize in working with children, youth, and young adults for assessment and treatment of: learning, ADHD, complex behaviour problems, and anxiety/mood. We strive to foster each client’s strengths to help them grow to their greatest potential. 

We provide: 

  • A steady referral source and necessary resources

  • We provide all the marketing/clients, office supplies, and technology

  • Flexible hours - daytimes, evenings, and/or Saturday’s

  • Client scheduling and booking service

  • Administrative support

  • A nurturing environment offering consultation and opportunities to further develop your skills

  • Beautiful fully furnished offices at the edge of downtown with a view of the River Valley

  • Competitive contract wages commensurate with experience

Applicant requirements: 

  • Minimum of a Masters degree in school, counselling, or clinical psychology

  • Minimum of 1 year of clinical counselling experience and/or assessment experience

  • College of Alberta Psychologists (CAP) registration (provisional or registered); *Provisional psychologists will be considered with appropriate supervision already established

  • Professional liability insurance, criminal record check, and child sector check 

  • Experience offering individual counselling and/or family therapy within a private practice setting an asset

  • Experience offering assessment services within a private practice setting an asset

  • For counselling role: Strong therapy skills (Capacity to deliver a range of therapies; Preferred modalities include: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Parent training, Play Therapy, Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Motivational Interviewing, and/or Psychoeducational approaches)

  • For assessment role: Strong testing and interpretation skills. Well written and capable of working independently, though willing to consult and collaborate. Experience with Wechsler materials, social emotional scales, and behaviour profiles a must. Experience with ADHD assessment, personality assessment, and assessment for university purposes an asset. 

  • Experience with young adults is an asset

  • Experience with parent training and behavioural principals is an asset

The ideal person will have a professional yet down-to-earth attitude; the ability to build rapport with children and youth, as well as their parents; and should be organized, responsible, have strong communication, and clear and concise writing abilities (for assessment position). 

Please contact Larissa Predy by email and provide a resume/CV, along with a brief cover letter. Psychologists who are specifically interested in the assessment opportunity, please include a sample report (with client identifying information removed) to:

Applications accepted on an ongoing basis.

To apply, please email a resume/CV, along with a brief cover letter to: