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About us

The Centre for Eating, Weight and Body Image was established to meet the need for client-centred, evidenced-based psychological assessment, treatment and support for individuals experiencing eating, weight, or body image related difficulties. 


We specialise in the psychological assessment and treatment of eating, weight, and body image concerns and associated physical health (e.g., diabetes, polycystic ovary syndrome) and mental health (e.g., depression, anxiety, adjustment disorders) difficulties in adults, adolescents and children.  

We are passionate about making evidence-based treatment available in the community and we have a reputation as a leading treatment provider in this space. We look forward to welcoming another psychologist to our team.

We have strong links with GPs, psychiatrists, allied health practitioners and other psychologists. Many clients also find us through word of mouth from current clients and through our website and social media.

 

The team

Our practice Director, Dr Leah Brennan, is a Clinical, Health, Educational and Developmental Psychologist. Leah is dedicated to maintaining a progressive and engaging practice where psychologists feel supported and valued.

Our Client Support Leader, Megan, looks after both our clients and psychologists. Megan takes care of most (but not all) reception and administration duties, leaving our psychologists to focus their time and energy on their clients.

About the role

We are looking for a psychologists with a passion for and experience in the treatment of eating, weight and body image concerns. The successful applicant will provide evidence-based psychological assessment, treatment and support for adults, adolescents or children with eating, weight and/or body image concerns.

 

We have two positions available, one in central Melbourne and one in rural Victoria. These are part-time (minimum 2 days) or full-time roles. See images below for links to PDs.

During current COVID19 restrictions all CEWBI services are provided via telehealth. Once COVID19 restrictions are lifted services will be provided by a combination of face-to-face and telehealth.

Our clients come from a variety of backgrounds and present with a variety of eating, weight and body image concerns. so we are able to offer a varied and rewarding clinical caseload. We do not work with third parties such as EAP, Workcover or TAC and we do not provide court reports or assessments.

Essential criteria

  • Psychologist registration with AHPRA.

  • Eligible for an unrestricted Medicare provider number.

  • Formal training in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Enhanced (CBT-E) and/or Family Based Therapy (FBT) for eating disorders (or willingness to complete this training before commencing with CEWBI).

  • Experience in the treatment of eating weight and body image concerns.

  • Experience in the delivery of telehealth psychology.

  • Demonstrated commitment to continued supervision and professional development.

  • Strong interpersonal, written, and organisational skills.

  • The desire to work as an active part of the team and contribute to continued practice growth.

  • Current public and professional indemnity insurance.

  • A current Working with Children Check and Police Check.

  • Continued access to your own laptop/computer and to an appropriate confidential space for the provision of telehealth psychology.

  • The capacity to see clients at a minimum of two days per week.

  • The capacity to be a part of the practice for the medium to long term.

 

Benefits

  • A remuneration and contractor agreement that is competitive and transparent, and includes training and supervision opportunities.

  • Regular team meetings and supervision (supervision for endorsement purposes also available).

  • A private, comfortable East Melbourne office with all necessary equipment and materials.

  • Extensive administrative support including automated payment processes.  

  • The opportunity to work within a well regarded, collegial and supportive team environment, that has a passion for evidence-based, best-practice treatment for individuals experiencing eating, weight and body image concerns.

If you have any questions, or to apply (please submit your Resume and Cover Letter), please contact admin@cewbi.com.au.

Please click on the images below to access position descriptions for our Central Melbourne and Rural Victoria positions.

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Centre for Eating, Weight and Body Image

Suite 215

100 Victoria Parade
EAST MELBOURNE VIC 3002

info@CEWBI.com.au
Tel: 03 9070 5444

Fax: 03 8640 9061
Web: CEWBI.com.au

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