Postdoctoral Fellowship in Private Practice (Child/Adolescent Focus)
Dallas, Texas, USA
Contact Kristen M. Ohlenforst, PhD
This one-year Postdoctoral Fellowship in Private Practice is intended to provide the postdoctoral fellow with a coordinated opportunity for direct clinical service (intake assessment, treatment planning, intervention), regular professional supervision, and ongoing professional development activities (both designated and self-directed). The postdoctoral fellow will receive clinical opportunities and supervision enabling him/her to gain expertise in practicing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) with children and adolescents with Anxiety Spectrum Disorders. Additionally, the postdoctoral fellow will receive comprehensive instruction/supervision in individual and group-based Parent Consultation, to address behavioral issues related to Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and other psychiatric disorders.
Therapy Dallas (www.therapydallas.com) is a group practice offering coordinated and comprehensive psychological services for children, adolescents, and adults in the Dallas area. The postdoctoral fellow will work under the supervision of Kristen M. Ohlenforst, PhD, and alongside licensed clinicians providing individual psychotherapy, didactic group therapy, parent consultation, and play therapy.
The accepted applicant for this full-time position will become a salaried employee of Therapy Dallas. Compensation will be discussed at the time of interview, and will be commensurate with national, competitive postdoctoral fellowships.
START DATE: Late August to Early September 2013 (exact date to be negotiated).
Please submit the below-listed materials -- in a single envelope, and by February 15th, 2013 -- to
Therapy Dallas, 12800 Hillcrest Rd A124, Dallas, TX 75230:
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Official Transcript from Graduate Program
- 2 Letters of Recommendation from clinicians well-acquainted with your graduate training, clinical work, and professional interests
Upon review of the above-listed application materials, Dr. Ohlenforst may invite you to schedule one or more formal interview(s). In the event you receive an interview, our office will contact you to discuss scheduling options.
Thank you in advance for your interest in this Postdoctoral Fellowship position! Please do not hesitate to contact our office with any questions you might have about this position and/or the application process, as we are happy to provide additional information. You may reach our office via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org, or via phone at 214-755-6119.
When applying for this position, please mention you saw this ad in the APS Postdoc Exchange.