Post-Doctoral Psychology Fellowship

Clinical Associate Position

Organization: 
UCLA-Duke National Center for Child Traumatic Stress (NCCTS)
Location: 
Durham, North Carolina
Summary: 

Clinical Associate Position

Division of Child & Family Mental Health and Developmental Neurosciences

Duke University Medical Center

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

UCLA-Duke National Center for Child Traumatic Stress (NCCTS)

Durham, North Carolina 

We are seeking a clinical psychology fellow (Clinical Associate academic rank) to support training, technical assistance, and research activities as part of the National Center for Child Traumatic Stress (NCCTS), the national coordinating center for the National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN). The NCTSN is a unique federally funded initiative that seeks to improve the quality, effectiveness, and availability of care and services for children and families who are exposed to a wide range of traumatic experiences, including physical and sexual abuse; domestic, school, and community violence; natural disasters and terrorism; and life-threatening injury and illness. The NCCTS, co-located at UCLA and Duke University, leads the coordination of NCTSN activities through multiple program areas, and provides support and facilitation for collaborations across the Network’s 81 funded centers, over 150 Affiliate members, and multiple external partners. Visit www.NCTSN.org for more organizational information.

The Clinical Associate will provide leadership in the area of quality improvement activities related to the uptake of evidence-based child mental health practices into agencies and communities around the country. This full-time position will be a Duke University employee based in Durham, NC and require occasional travel across the country. This fellowship is anticipated to be at least a 2-year position.

Qualifications: 

Applicants must have a doctoral degree in clinical psychology or related field from an APA-accredited doctoral program and license eligible to practice in NC. Clinical experience with children is preferred.

Contact: 
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. Applicants for the position should send the following:
  1. Letter of interest
  2. Current curriculum vita
  3. Names and contact information for three references

Direct applications and questions to:

George Ake, PhD

Program Director-Training and Implementation

National Center for Child Traumatic Stress

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Duke University School of Medicine

1121 West Chapel Hill Street, Suite 200

Durham, NC 27701

george.ake@duke.edu

Salary is dependent on education and experience. Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Postdoctoral Fellow in Psychology, Boston Children’s Hospital Boston, Refugee Trauma and Resilience Center

Organization: 
Boston Children’s Hospital
Location: 
Boston, MA
Summary: 

The Refugee Trauma and Resilience Center (RTRC) at Boston Children’s Hospital is currently recruiting a 08.FTE postdoctoral fellow. The fellow will be involved in activities related to the program development, evaluation, and dissemination of Trauma Systems Therapy for Refugees (TST-R), activities related to RTRC involvement in the National Child Traumatic Stress Network, and research activities related to a federally-funded study of trauma, mental health, and violence among refugees. The postdoctoral fellow will be responsible for study and program coordination, data management, and will assist the PI in manuscript/grant writing and report-writing. The fellow will have opportunities to be involved in training and teaching activities related to refugees and trauma. This position offers mentorship and career development opportunities through an active, multidisciplinary research program in the Department of Psychiatry at Children’s Hospital Boston, and an appointment as Research Fellow at Harvard Medical School. The ideal candidate should have a strong background in the area of cross-cultural research, trauma and clinical intervention. Required skills include excellent writing and communication skills, excellent organization skills, data management and data analysis skills, and the ability to work collaboratively as a team member in an interdisciplinary and multi-cultural environment. Please apply by sending electronic copies of your Letter of Interest, Current CV, a writing sample, and three letters of reference to Ms. Carol Berne at carol.berne@childrens.harvard.edu and Ms. Jenny Phan at jenny.phan@childrens.harvard.edu

University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center APA Accredited Clinical Psychology Residency Positions Available

Organization: 
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Location: 
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Summary: 

Applications are currently being accepted for the APA Accredited Clinical Psychology Residency Program at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center with the emphasis in Pediatric Psychology. Child Emphasis area positions are available: (1) Pediatric Psychology and (2) HRSA. The training is based on the scientist/practitioner model, the OUHSC program emphasizes the training and development of psychologists who can assume leadership roles in clinical service delivery, research, and teaching. As such, all Residents receive innovative training in service delivery and engage in active research programs. Residents are required to spend at least 51% of their time in clinical activities and can spend the remaining time in research and professional development activities. Residents are required to attend the program’s didactics as well as complete a research project. They typically join ongoing faculty projects, but opportunities for independent research exist as well. Grant writing opportunities are available and strongly encouraged.

POSITIONS

Pediatric Psychology – General (1 position): Therapy, assessment, and consultation opportunities are available for Residents in a variety of pediatric clinics and inpatient services including hematology/oncology, pediatric transplant, and a hospital-wide consultation-liaison service. Specialty outpatient clinic rotations include pain management, behavioral sleep medicine, obesity, kidney transplant, liver transplant, assessment clinic, sickle cell disease, hemophilia, and pediatric cancer, including Brain Tumor Clinic and a late effects clinic for children and adolescents who have completed cancer treatment. Outpatient Primary Care Services are available in a general pediatrics clinic, Fostering Hope Clinic for children and adolescents in foster care placements, and a Latino Outreach Clinic. Residents provide services as part of a hospital-wide inpatient consultation-liaison service, working with the families of children and adolescents with a variety of acute and chronic medical conditions. Residents have the opportunity to consult for various medical specialties, participate as a member of multidisciplinary treatment teams, attend didactics regarding pediatrics and primary care, and participate in research projects and/or grant-writing. Training takes place at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences center, within the OU Children’s Hospital. More information about this program can be found at https://www.oumedicine.com/psychiatry/training-programs/residency-in-clinical-psychology

HRSA - (2 positions): These Residents will be trained to provide psychological services for children, adults, and families in primary care settings. The Resident positions are funded by the Health Research and Services Administration (HRSA) in the Department of Health and Human Services and are designed to prepare Clinical Psychology Residents to provide evidence-based services in settings that integrate primary and behavioral health services for underserved populations. The clinical experiences will be in a variety of settings, including a VA Primary Care Clinic; the Fostering Hope Clinic, a specialized clinic for children in foster care; the Variety Health Clinic, a community-based clinic; an Indian Health Service Clinic; and the Latino Clinic, a pediatric primary health care clinic for Spanish-speaking families. The Fellows will develop a training plan with their primary supervisor that includes a variety of didactic, clinical, and research activities and will participate in the Interdisciplinary Training Program in Child Abuse and Neglect (ITP), an award-winning two semester program, as part of the training. More information about the Fellowships can be found at http://www.oumedicine.com/psychiatry/training-programs/fellowship-in-clinical-psychology. Please contact Dr. Barbara Bonner (Barbara-Bonner@ouhsc.edu)for more information.

Contact: 

HOW TO APPLY

Applicants should submit a complete set of application materials via email to demaree-states@ouhsc.edu Material should include:

  • A letter of interest, including a discussion of training and career goals, including the status of your dissertation and/or completeness of all doctoral degree requirements.
  • A copy of your curriculum vitae containing background information, academic and clinical experience.
  • Three letters of reference.
  • A copy of your graduate transcript.

For program inquiries, contact:

Charlotte Rosko, Ph.D.

Director, Clinical Psychology Residency Program

University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

920 Stanton L. Young Blvd., Room WP-3440

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104-5036

405-271-5253 ext. 47680

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