Psychologist - Child & Adolescent ( PHD)
Sidra Medicine
Doha, Qatar
منذ 4 يوم


The Psychologist - C&A Master's / PhD is responsible for providing specialist psychological assessments and interventions for children and adolescents (C&A) patients.

The incumbent is responsible for evaluating complex psychological data and formulating / implementing a formal psychological treatment plan for the patients.

The incumbent is also responsible for providing specialist psychological advice, guidance and consultation to other professionals contributing directly to the patient’s treatment plan.


  • Provides specialist psychological assessments and diagnosis for patients referred to the team based upon the appropriate use, interpretation and integration of complex psychological data from a variety of sources including psychological and neuropsychological tests, self-report measures, rating scales, direct and indirect structured observations and semi-structured interviews with clients, family members and others involved in the client’s care
  • Provides clinical formulations and comprehensive written reports regarding assessments completed or tests administered
  • Provides specialized clinical psychological input to the families, including assessment results and proposed psychological interventions for psychological, behavioral and learning challenges
  • Formulates and implements plans for the formal psychological treatment and / or management of a child’s psychological problems, based upon an appropriate conceptual framework of the problems, and employing methods of proven efficacy, across the full range of care settings
  • Implements a range of psychological interventions, adjusting and refining psychological formulations drawing upon different explanatory models and maintaining a number of provisional hypotheses
  • Evaluates and makes decisions about treatment options taking into account both theoretical and therapeutic models and highly complex factors concerning historical and developmental processes that have shaped the individual
  • Reviews relevant school and / or other medical records to understand cases better.
  • Provides specialist psychological advice, guidance and consultation to other professionals contributing directly to patient’s formulation, diagnosis and treatment plan
  • Undertakes risk assessment and risk management for individual patients and provides general advice to other professionals on psychological aspects of risk assessment and management
  • Keeps abreast with current literature, talks with colleagues, and participates in professional organizations or conferences to keep abreast of developments in neuropsychology
  • Provides group therapy for children and families, in both inpatient and outpatient settings as needed. Makes sure that patient participation and input is integrated with the overall treatment plan
  • Maintains confidentiality with regards to information exchanged or received in the current capacity of role in accordance with departmental guidelines
  • Adheres to Sidra’s standards as they appear in the Code of Conduct and Conflict of Interest policies

    Education :

  • Relevant education in Clinical Psychology (specializing in child / young adult psychology)
  • Experience :

  • 5+ years’ experience as a practicing clinical psychologist, including 2+ year should be in the area of child / young adult psychology
  • Certification and Licensure :

  • Valid medical licensure in country of practice
  • Ability to obtain medical license in Qatar
  • Job Specific Skills and Abilities :

  • Demonstrated experience in theoretical psychological techniques and expertise in providing consultations
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite
  • Fluency in written and spoken English
  • Preferred Arabic written and spoken
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