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Position Title
Post Doctoral or Post-Internship Trainee (2 positions)

Georgetown University

Counseling and Psychiatric Service (CAPS)

Salary Range
$31,269 for ten months (plus benefits)

Position Description
The Counseling and Psychiatric Service of Georgetown University is offering two positions for post-internship training in Clinical or Counseling Psychology for the academic year starting September 2014 extending through June 2015. The program provides training in psychodynamic psychotherapy and evaluation as well as mental health consultation in a multi-disciplinary university setting. Substantial amounts of supervision are provided (approximately 5 hours per week) with a focus on psychodynamic approaches. Time is allotted for completion of the dissertation or other research projects.

Minimum Qualifications
Candidates must have completed an internship and all requirements for a doctorate in Clinical or Counseling Psychology, except dissertation.

Desired Qualifications
Post-doctoral applicants are welcome to apply.

University Description
Georgetown University, a Congressionally chartered institution, was founded in 1789 and is the oldest Catholic and Jesuit university in the nation. There are 17,357 students in the Universityís four undergraduate schools (Georgetown College, the School of Foreign Service, Nursing and Health Studies, and the McDonough School of Business), three graduate divisions (Law, Medicine, and the Graduate School), and the School of Continuing Studies. Georgetown Universityís School of Foreign Service also has a campus in Doha, Qatar.

Region Description
Washington, D.C., the nationís capital, is the center of governmental and political activity in the United States and an architecturally distinguished city with world class museums, readily identifiable national monuments and government buildings, and corporate and trade association and nonprofit organization headquarters. It has an excellent public transportation system.

The Georgetown business district is a bustling center of activity with substantial shopping opportunities, restaurants, clubs, and an active waterfront. The Georgetown residential area near the University retains an 18th and 19th century charm with old-fashioned townhouses and brick sidewalks.

Historically, Georgetown was a thriving Maryland tobacco port in the 1700ís. When the District of Columbia was carved out of Maryland and Virginia, Georgetown was included within the Districtís boundaries. The City of Washington, originally a separate village within the District, grew into and annexed Georgetown in the 1800ís.

Washington, D.C., is about two hours from Atlantic coast beaches and about two hours from the mountains in Virginia and West Virginia.

Required Application Materials
Cover letter, vita, and 4 letters of reference (one letter from internship director, one letter from the applicantís home program, and two letters from clinical supervisors.

Application Deadline
March 7, 2014

Starting Date
September 1, 2014

Send Applications To:
Susan Gordon, Ph.D., Director of Psychology Training, Counseling and Psychiatric Service, 1 Darnall Hall

Mailing Address
Georgetown University, 37th and O Sts, NW
Washington, DC 20057

Phone Number
(202) 687-6958

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