The Chadwick Center for Children and Families at Rady Children’s Hospital is currently seeking a full-time clinician to provide therapy to children who have experienced trauma, including sexual abuse, physical abuse, and exposure to domestic violence. The Chadwick Center offers programs and services that provide for the prevention, identification and treatment of abused and traumatized children, as well as to families impacted by domestic violence, and is one of the largest hospital-based child advocacy and trauma treatment centers in the nation, with a combined staff of more than 75 professionals in the fields of medicine, social work, psychology, psychiatry, child development, nursing, and education technology.
Applicants must have a Master’s degree or Doctorate in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling or related field, be licensed or license-eligible in California, and be bilingual in English/Spanish. Priority will be given to licensed applicants who have at least a minimum of 1 year experience serving abused, traumatized, or at-risk children and families and are experienced in the provision of Trauma-Focused Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Child-Parent Psychotherapy, or other trauma-focused evidence-based treatment. The ideal candidate has strong written and oral communication skills, works effectively in a team environment, has knowledge of the child welfare and legal systems, is skilled at developing and maintaining collaborative relationships with others (clients, caregivers, co-workers, professionals from other agencies and organizations), and is committed to principles of cultural competency.
Please submit a cover letter and resume/CV (including three references) via e-mail to:
Lisa Conradi, Psy.D.
Director of Clinical Operations
Chadwick Center for Children and Families
Rady Children’s Hospital – San Diego