Gundersen Health System, based in La Crosse, WI is seeking a Psychologist (PhD or PsyD) with expertise in addiction to join our Behavioral Medicine team. An applicant with experience working in a medical center on multidisciplinary teams, caring for patients with both medical and mental health concerns is preferred. The applicant must have completed an APA approved internsthip, have completed a postdoctoral fellowship and currently be licensed or license eligible in the state of Wisconsin.
This clinical position focuses on providing outpatient care for patients with addiction, development of addiction-related programming, assessment/evaluation of programmatic outcomes, and work within a multi-disciplinary addiction treatment team. The person in this position would also have the opportunity to be involved in collaboration groups and be involved with teaching, supervision and research should they so choose.
The Behavioral Medicine. department provides a wide spectrum of mental health services including inpatient mental health treatment, residential and intensive outpatient AODA programing, outpatient and mental health groups, as well as family, couples and individual therapy. You will join a large collaborative team including 13 Adult Psychiatrists, 4 Child Psychiatrists, 12 Psychologists, 5 Psychiatric NPs, an Internal Medicine physician and NP and a host of Master’s prepared Therapists, Counselors and Social Workers. For more information on our department, please visit our department website at www.gundersenhealth.org/behavioral-health
Gundersen Health System offers a competitive compensation package. This package includes a competitive salary, loan forgiveness, financial support for relocation, and a wide variety of benefits including generous vacation time, CME days, CME allowance, generous retirement plan with employer contribution, parking and private office space.
Gundersen is an award winning, physician-led, integrated healthcare system employing nearly 500 physicians. Our mission is to distinguish ourselves through excellence in patient care, education, research and improved health in the communities we serve. Gundersen Health System is consistently ranked amont the Top 50 Hospitals in the country. A rewarding practice and excellent quality of life awaits.
La Crosse is a historic, vibrant city nestled between bluffs and the legendary Mississippi River. La Crosse boasts some of the best outdoor recreation, excellent schools including three universities, affordable housing in safe neighborhoods, an endless variety of live entertainment and breathtaking beauty, making this a great place to call home.