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Post-Doctoral Fellowship(s)

Princeton University


Salary Range
$35000 Yearly Salary

Position Description
Princeton University offers a post-doctoral fellowship in clinical/counseling psychology at Counseling and Psychological Services (CPS), which is part of University Health Services. CPS is accredited by the International Association of Counseling Services. This is a supervised 12 month term position starting on September 1, 2014. CPS places a high value on creatively serving a dynamic, diverse student population in a challenging academic environment. The fellowship provides intensive supervised clinical experience, an on-going training seminar, and weekly clinical case conferences. Post-doctoral fellows provide time-sensitive individual, group, and couples psychotherapy; psychological evaluations and crisis intervention, including infirmary admissions and follow up care. Fellows participate as members of the alcohol and other drug, eating concerns or Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) - informed treatment teams, and will be involved in psycho-educational outreach and liaison activities. Additionally, fellows will complete triage assessments and other clinical responsibilities. Successful candidates must be able to work comfortably both individually and as team members within a diverse staff, to provide effective services. They must also demonstrate excellent communication skills (including the ability to write timely and complete clinical notes); develop and maintain collaborative relationships in a diverse environment; and possess a high degree of personal integrity, diligence and discretion.

This is a full-time position from September 1, 2014 to August 31, 2015 with a salary of $35,000 plus benefits.

University Health Services (UHS) at Princeton University is a fully accredited (Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, or “AAAHC”) health care facility that provides comprehensive health services to more than 7,500 Princeton undergraduate and graduate students, and specialized services to Princeton University faculty, staff, and employees.

UHS’s mission is to enhance learning and student success by advancing the health and well-being of our diverse University community. This mission is pursued and supports the University’s purpose by using current knowledge of health and human development to guide responsive, high quality clinical, prevention, and consultation services.

Minimum Qualifications
Required: Completion of a clinical internship, preferably American Psychological Association (APA) - accredited experience that included treating severely troubled patients, and completion of all doctoral requirements from an APA-accredited program in clinical or counseling psychology.

Preferred: Prior experience working in a university mental health service; experience treating patients with substance abuse problems, eating disorders, and/or trauma history; experience leading groups; experience working effectively with people on a broad spectrum of social identities; experience working with multiply diagnosed patients; DBT experience.

For full consideration, applications must be received by January 24, 2014. Please apply on-line at https://jobs.princeton.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=64542

and send a brief letter of interest and three letters of recommendation to: David B. Campbell, Ph.D., CGP, Interim Post-doctoral Fellows Training Coordinator, Counseling and Psychological Services, McCosh Health Center, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544

Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and in keeping with our commitment, encourages women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and Vietnam-era and disabled veterans to apply.

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