Synapse Services is a “Center for Psychological Medicine”, based within the Abuja metropolis, that specializes in the provision of psychological and counseling services, inpatient facilities/treatment and rehabilitation services. We retain the services of a robust mixture of local and internationally trained staff that provide excellent, client focused services to treat all forms of disorders related to your mental health.
Core Job Functions
Work in an ADHD Service and provide diagnosis and psychological intervention for ADHD in children and adult
Organize and carry out trainings and presentations on ADHD
Counsel individuals and groups regarding problems such as stress, substance abuse, and family situations, in order to modify behaviour and/or to improve personal, social, and vocational adjustment.
Offering therapy and treatments for difficulties relating to mental health problems such as anxiety, depression, and addiction, social and interpersonal problems.
Identify psychological, emotional, or behavioural issues, and diagnose disorders, using information obtained from interviews, tests, records, and reference materials.
Working as part of a multidisciplinary team alongside doctors, nurses, social workers, education professionals, health visitors, psychiatrists and occupational therapists;
Develop and implement individual treatment plans, specifying type, frequency, Intensity, and duration of therapy.
Prepare and type a biopsychosocial assessment, psychological case formulation and develop an individualized treatment plan for every patient in therapy.
Facilitate Diverse Group therapeutic sessions.
Select, administer, score, and interpret psychological tests in order to obtain information on individuals’ intelligence, achievements, interests, and personalities.
Utilize a variety of treatment methods such as cognitive behavioural therapy, psychotherapy, behaviour modification, stress reduction therapy, psychodrama and play therapy.
The post holder will also be interviewed to function as a program officer for Reconnect Health Development Initiative Reconnect HDI. More information about Reconnect-HDI can be found on www.reconnecthdi.org
Qualifications and Requirements
A minimum of a Master degree in Clinical Psychology
Must have completed NYSC
Minimum of 3 years internship and/ or paid Clinical experience
Excellent relationship management and business development skills
Proactive problem-solving approach.
High level of professionalism.
Ability to maintain strict confidentiality
Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skill
Experience in management of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) will be a very high advantage
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Curriculum Vitae to: [email protected]
Note: The subject of the email should be “Clinical Psychologist- ADHD “failure to abide by this would lead to automatic disqualification