PhD or PsyD-level Psychologist

Posted: July 5, 2018

As a PhD or PsyD level Psychologist, you will:

•Operate in a multidisciplinary setting to address mental health needs to children and/or teens with learning, behavioral, social and/or emotional issues
•Engage in psychotherapy with children and/or teens to address presenting issues as applicable
•Complete psychotherapy treatment notes in a professional manner
•Conduct psychological or psychoeducational testing as needed to assist with diagnostic clarification and individualized treatment planning
•Select specific instruments appropriate for measuring the current functioning level of children and teens with or at risk for the above mentioned issues
•Document results and communicate to others as appropriate
•Participate in a multidisciplinary team consultation process to conceptualize diagnostic issues and meet with the child/teen and family members to discuss treatment and other intervention options
•Incorporate Mind-Body based approaches into therapy
•IF DESIRED: Participate in or initiate research based projects, mentoring/training of students and colleagues, the provision of training workshops and/or program development


•Doctorate degree in Psychology
•Current license as a Psychologist in the State of Minnesota
•Ability to obtain required malpractice insurance
•Skilled in administering psychological tests
•Ability to clearly summarize pertinent clinical information via written correspondence and medical record documentation
•Knowledge of acute adolescent and/or child psychological disorders
•Familiar with follow-up resource services available to patients
•Oriented and educated in gender, culture and age appropriate care
•Ability to maintain confidentiality

PrairieCare is a physician-owned and operated psychiatric healthcare system experiencing rapid growth in the Twin Cities. With multiple sites across the Twin Cities and surrounding areas, PrairieCare has quickly grown to become one of the state’s largest providers of mental health services to children, adolescents and their families. Please no phone calls.

PrairieCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability or age in admissions, treatment or participation in its programs, services and activities or employment. PrairieCare is an Affirmative Action Employer/Equal Opportunity Employer supporting veterans, disabled and other protected individuals, and is committed to a diverse workforce. Offers of employment from PrairieCare are conditional and contingent upon successful clearance of all background studies.



Diversity Statement

The Minnesota Psychological Association actively encourages the participation of all psychologists regardless of age, creed, race, ethnic background, gender, socio-economic status, region of residence, physical or mental status, political beliefs, religious or spiritual affiliation, and sexual or affectional orientation.Although we are an organization of individuals from diverse cultures and backgrounds, the Minnesota Psychological Association also recognizes our core unifying identities as Psychologists who practice in America. We also recognize that we may hold unintentional attitudes and beliefs that influence our perceptions of and interactions with others. Within this context of unity and self-exploration, we are committed to increasing our sensitivity to all aspects of diversity as well as our knowledge and appreciation of the unique qualities of different cultures and backgrounds.We aspire to becoming alert to aspects of diversity, previously unseen or unacknowledged in our culture. In this spirit, we are committed to collaborating with multicultural groups to combat racism and other forms of prejudice as we seek to promote diversity in our society. To this end, we are dedicated to increasing our multicultural competencies and effectiveness as educators, researchers, administrators, policy makers, and practitioners.