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GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

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OCD Summer Camp at Bradley Hospital for Children Ages 5-18

Bradley Hospital in East Providence, Rhode Island, an affiliate of the Alpert Medical School of Brown University, is offering a new OCD specific summer camp in August (see brochure here). The summer camp is part of Bradley’s Intensive Program for OCD. The recently launched Intensive Program offers daily milieu based and home/community delivered EX/RP to children and adolescents with OCD ranging in age from 5-18. For more information, go to www.bradleyhospital.org. The intensive program and summer camp are affiliated with the Pediatric Anxiety Research Clinic (PARC) which has been at the forefront of developing and testing treatments for pediatric OCD for more than a decade. Please contact Dr. Jennifer Freeman for more information:  jfreeman@lifespan.org
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April 3-4, 2014: Master Clinician Workshop: Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment of Pediatric Anxiety Disorders

The Child and Adolescent OCD, Tic, Trich and Anxiety Group (COTTAGe) in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania is pleased to announce our 2013-2014 Clinical Training Workshop Series. During this workshop, Dr. Martin Franklin and faculty from the COTTAGe will provide intensive instruction in the use of empirically-supported assessment and treatment techniques for pediatric OCD and anxiety disorders.

This workshop is designed for mental health professionals (doctoral, masters level, or trainees) who would like to sharpen their knowledge of and fundamental skills in providing empirically-supported treatments for these disorders to children and adolescents in their own treatment setting. Prior knowledge of CBT and childhood anxiety disorders and OCD is recommended.
Participants will receive treatment materials used in providing the therapy and supporting resources for use with patients and families. Refreshments will also be provided. This workshop will be co-sponsored by the Philadelphia Behavior Therapy Association (PBTA). PBTA is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. PBTA is also an authorized provider for Continuing Education credits for Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists and Clinical Social Workers licensed in the state of Pennsylvania. This program provides seven (7) hours of CE credits per day (i.e., 14 CE credits for two-day workshops; 7 CE credits for one-day workshops.Those interested in receiving continuing education credits (CEs) through the Philadelphia Behavior Therapy Association (PBTA), must pay a $60 fee (check payable to PBTA) at the time of the workshop. To obtain further information on our workshops or register, please contact Catherine Coogan at coogan@mail.med.upenn.edu.
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SIG Poster Award Winner

We are excited to formally announce that this year’s SIG Student Poster Award winner is Michelle Patriquin, Ph.D., for her poster entitled, “Anticipatory Heart Rate During a Worry Task Predicts Pre-sleep Arousal in Children With and Without Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD).” Michelle is currently completing a post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Houston under the mentorship of Dr. Candice Alfano. A summary of Michelle’s study will be included in the next SIG newsletter. Congratulations to Michelle, and thank you to everyone who presented posters at this year’s SIG Poster Expo!
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2013 Student Travel Award

The Child & Adolescent Anxiety SIG is pleased to announce that this year's Student Travel Award Winner is Amy Kranzler, graduate student from Rutgers University for her research study entitled, "Emotional Awareness: A Transdiagnostic Risk Factor for Anxiety and Depressive Symptoms in Children and Adolescents?" Amy received a $200 award to travel to this year's ABCT conference to present her research at the Child & Adolescent Anxiety SIG Annual Meeting. She did an amazing job presenting and we thank everyone who was able to attend!

Thanks to all SIG student members who applied for this year's Student Travel Award. The quality of research submitted by all student members was very impressive, which made the task of choosing one winner quite difficult.
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Annual SIG Meeting at ABCT

The SIG's annual meeting took place on Friday, November 22, 2013. We were very fortunate to have Jonathan Comer, PhD give the keynote research presentation, entitled, "The occasional case against broad treatment dissemination for child anxiety and related problems: Retaining a role for specialty care in the delivery of psychological treatments." Dr. Comer's presentation was timely, thought-provoking, entertaining, and well attended so we thank everyone who was able to attend the meeting!
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RECENT PUBLICATIONS
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The SIG is excited to present our list of recently published works authored by our very own SIG members. Please click here to find our SIG members' most recent publications as of January, 2013. Great job, everyone!

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JOB ANNOUNCEMENTS
- Faculty Position Job Opportunities
- Postdoctoral Fellow Job Opportunities
- Other Opportunities
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Faculty Position Job Opportunities
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None currently available

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Postdoctoral Fellowship Job Opportunities:
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Postdoctoral Fellowship in Child and Adolescent Anxiety/Depression Research
University of Miami

The University of Miami PEERS Project and the Child and Adolescent Mood and Anxiety Treatment (CAMAT) Program at the University of Miami are actively seeking a postdoctoral scholar-clinician to meaningfully contribute to our clinical research investigations and ongoing youth services for a one- to two-year fellowship to begin in Summer 2014 (date TBD). The selected postdoctoral fellow would contribute to an NIMH-funded clinical trial for the prevention of social anxiety and depression in adolescents (PEERS Project) and to evidence-based assessment and treatment services to youths and their families experiencing primary anxiety and depressive disorders (CAMAT). As a postdoctoral fellow, major opportunities exist for grant writing, publications and overall experience with the conduct of clinical prevention and intervention trials. Interested applicants may also contact Drs. Ehrenreich-May or La Greca for more details.  Additional information is contained on the faculty websites for Drs. La Greca and Ehrenreich-May (www.psy.miami.edu/faculty) and the Child and Adolescent Mood and Anxiety Treatment Program webpage (www.miami.edu/childanxiety).The University of Miami is an equal opportunity employer. Please click here for more details about submitting an application.

Posted to ABCT list serv on 3/26/14.
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Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment of Anxiety
Westchester, NY

Westchester Anxiety Treatment Psychological Services, P.C. is pleased to announce an opening for a postdoctoral fellowship beginning in the summer of 2014.  Westchester Anxiety Treatment is a group psychology practice located in White Plains, New York. In our practice, we apply evidenced-based interventions to the assessment and treatment of anxiety disorders and problems that commonly co-occur with anxiety, including mood, and disruptive behavioral disorders.  We work with individuals across the life span, with a large child and adolescent population. We specialize in individual and group cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), parent- child interaction therapy for disruptive behavior and anxiety disorders, parent skills training, and mindfulness- based interventions.  In addition, we conduct workshops on anxiety in schools for teachers and parents.  We are looking to hire a postdoctoral fellow who is experienced in cognitive-behavioral therapy and would like further specialized training in this area.  Applicants must have a degree from an APA-accredited Ph.D. graduate program in clinical psychology and an APA-approved internship in clinical psychology.  Applicants should submit a cover letter and three reference letters to Dr. Joanna Robin at 34 South Broadway, Suite 104, White Plains, NY 10601, or jrobin@westchesteranxietytreatment.com.

Posted to ABCT list serv on 1/27/14.

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Postdoctoral Fellow Position
School-Based Treatment for Anxiety Research Study (STARS)
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Applications are being accepted for two clinical-research post‑doctoral positions in school-based treatments for childhood anxiety. Pending funding, the position can begin as early as July 1, 2014 and can be up to two years. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in a relevant area of study, excellent oral and written communication skills, experience in conducting clinical research and data analysis, experience in school settings, and training in cognitive-behavior therapy preferred. The applicant should have the organizational skills necessary to manage the daily operations of a large-scale randomized controlled trial implemented in numerous schools. The fellow will be involved in all aspects of the study including (but not limited to): recruitment, outreach, training, supervision of study staff, and data management and analysis, manuscript preparation, and publications. Opportunities for grant writing and transition to faculty are possible. Interested applicants should send an email with their curriculum vitae, up to three published research papers, a brief statement of research interests and goals, and three letters of recommendations to Golda S. Ginsburg, Ph.D. at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 550 N. Broadway, Suite 202, Baltimore MD 21205. For further information, contact Dr. Golda Ginsburg by e-mail: gginsbu@jhmi.edu

Reposted to APA Division 53 list serv on 3/24/14.
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Postdoctoral Fellowship in Developmental Psychopathology of Depression and Anxiety
Stony Brook University, Department of Psychology

Collaborate on an NIMH-funded longitudinal study of early risk factors, intermediate phenotypes, moderators, and mediators of the development of depressive and anxiety disorders in a large community sample of adolescents who have been followed since pre-school. The project examines multiple domains and levels of analysis, including parental psychopathology; parenting; genes; temperament; behavioral, EEG/ERP, and fMRI measures of reward and threat processing; HPA axis dysregulation; pubertal hormones; family and peer functioning; life stress; and semi-structured interview and rating scale measures of youth psychopathology. Investigators are Dan Klein (PI), Greg Hajcak Proudfit, Gabrielle Carlson, and Joanne Davila (Co-Is). Responsibilities will include analyzing data; writing papers and grants; supervising research staff; assisting in managing the study; and helping to design future waves of assessments. Requirements include research on internalizing or developmental psychopathology and at least one first-authored publication. Experience in diagnostic interviewing is highly desirable. Knowledge of neuroimaging, advanced statistical techniques, and pubertal development are also relevant. The start-date is May, 2014 although this is somewhat negotiable. Duration is open.  

Stony Brook offers many exciting opportunities to collaborate on ongoing funded studies on depression and anxiety in the Departments of Psychology and Psychiatry, and obtain training and mentoring in grant-writing. The fellow will also participate in stony Brook’s newly funded interdisciplinary Center for the Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience of Depression and Anxiety. Send CV and two letters of reference to Daniel N. Klein, Ph.D., Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, 11794-2500, email: daniel.klein@stonybrook.edu. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis but must be received by 4/1/14.  

Posted to ABCT list serv on 1/14/14.
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Clinical Postdoctoral Fellow
Massachusetts General Hospital Child CBT Program

The Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry seeks an entry-level psychologist for a full-time position in the Child Cognitive Behavioral Therapy program, to begin in fall 2014/winter 2015 (specific start date contingent upon hospital credentialing and insurance empanelment). Our program serves children, adolescents, and young adults (ages 3-24 years) with a range of emotional, behavioral, and developmental difficulties, with a focus on youth with anxiety and mood disorders. Although this is a clinical position, our program also offers opportunities for research and training/dissemination. The position includes a junior faculty appointment at Harvard Medical School. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in clinical or counseling psychology from an APA/CPA accredited program; must have completed a child-focused pre-doctoral internship; and should have expertise evaluating and treating children and adolescents with CBT. Applicants should be licensed (or license eligible) in Massachusetts. Please email a cover letter, CV, and names and contacts for three references to Dina Hirshfeld-Becker, PhD at dhirshfeld@partners.org.

Posted to APA Division 53 list serv on 1/14/14.
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Postdoctoral Fellow
Massachusetts General Hospital Child CBT Program

The Child Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Program at Massachusetts General Hospital, a Harvard Medical School-affiliated medical center, announces a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in clinical child psychology beginning Summer 2014. Applicants should have completed a PhD in Clinical Psychology and a pre-doctoral internship with a child specialization at APA/CPA-accredited programs and should have a strong background in cognitive behavioral assessment and treatment of children and adolescents. This fellowship has both a clinical and research focus.  The fellow will provide direct clinical services to children and adolescents with anxiety disorders through our Intensive CBT Program. Our program also offers the fellow the opportunity to conduct CBT with children, adolescents, and young adults participating in research protocols. The fellow will also be expected to participate in ongoing clinical research projects within our program with opportunities for manuscript authorship, presentations, grant writing, and development of independent research projects.  Direct supervision by licensed clinical psychologists will be provided. To apply, please email a cover letter, CV, a representative publication, and three letters of reference to Jamie Micco, PhD at jmicco@mgh.harvard.edu. Application review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The Massachusetts General Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and under-represented minorities.

Posted to APA Division 53 list serv on 1/14/14.
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Postdoctoral Fellowship
University of South Florida

The Department of Pediatrics at the University of South Florida in Tampa/St. Petersburg, Florida announces a postdoctoral fellowship in clinical child psychology beginning Summer 2014. The fellowship requires a Ph.D. in Clinical or School Psychology from an APA approved program, with an APA-approved internship (child specialization is desired but not necessary). Annual salary and fringe benefits are very competitive. Excellent office space and computing resources are available. The postdoctoral fellowship is in a major medical center in the Tampa/St. Petersburg area with a modest cost of living and high quality of life. The fellow will participate primarily in clinical treatment and research related to cognitive behavioral therapy for children and adults with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and related disorders (e.g., trichotillomania, tic disorders, anxiety). In particular, the fellow will work on funded treatment studies within the department. Finally, the fellow will gain experience in research, manuscript writing, clinical practice, and clinical supervision of doctoral students. Most fellows stay for a second year of training, although this is dependent on the individual. Applicants should email a vita and letter of interest, and arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent to both Eric Storch, Ph.D. and Adam Lewin, Ph.D. ABPP, University of South Florida, 880 6th Street South, Box 7523, St. Petersburg FL 33701. Phone: 727-767-8230; Email: estorch@health.usf.edu and alewin@health.usf.edu.  Travel expenses for interviews are not reimbursed. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Posted to ABCT list serv on 1/9/14.
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Postdoctoral Fellowship
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

The Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center is accepting applications for a one-year Child/Adolescent Clinical Psychology Fellowship beginning September, 2, 2014. The post-doctoral fellow will receive training and provide clinical services using Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) with adolescents, Trauma-Focused CBT, CBT for depression and anxiety, and CBT/play therapy blended treatments. The postdoctoral fellow also provides consultation and liaison, crisis intervention, and linkage services to pediatrics inpatients following traumatic events. The fellowship includes opportunities provide psychotherapy supervision to psychology externs. Fellows may also receive training in the Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT). Approximately 50% of the fellow’s time is devoted to DBT and 50% to childhood trauma and caregiver-child dyadic treatments. The post-doctoral fellow will also have opportunities to participate in ongoing research in these areas. Located in the Southern part of Los Angeles (LA) County, Harbor-UCLA is a county hospital and academic training center that is affiliated with the UCLA School of Medicine. The fellowship is housed in the outpatient Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Clinic, which is directly operated by the LA County Department of Mental Health. The clinic serves a primarily disadvantaged, ethnic minority population. Hence, another focus of the fellowship is the use of evidence-based treatments in a community setting. The candidate must have successfully completed an APA accredited doctoral program and APA-approved pre-doctoral clinical internship prior to the fellowship start date. Prior training in and commitment to evidence-based treatments is also required. In order to apply, please send a cover letter, curriculum vita, 3 letters of recommendation, and the post-doctoral application on our department's website (http://psychology.labiomed.org/fellowship.htm) to Drs. Michele Berk (micheleberk@gmail.com) and Janine Shelby (jshelby@dmh.lacounty.gov). Applicants will be screened on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Posted to ABCT list serv on 1/2/14.
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Clinical Postdoctoral Fellowships in Anxiety Disorders
Columbia University

We anticipate hiring several clinical postdoctoral fellows starting July 1, 2014 or September 1, 2014 at the Columbia University Clinic for Anxiety and Related Disorders (CUCARD) in NYC.  While gaining a broad set of experiences and advanced education in the diagnosis and treatment of anxiety and related disorders, each fellow will have the opportunity to specialize in one or two of the following areas: 1) School Refusal Program, 2) Coaching Approach behavior and Leading through Modeling (CALM), a Parent-Child Interaction Therapy for early-onset anxiety disorders, 3) Launching Emerging Adults Programs (LEAP). Please click here to view the full advertisement. The postdoctoral fellow will be supervised by our licensed staff including Dr. Albano, will conduct group therapies with Dr. Albano and other staff members, and will be mentored individually and by the collective group. Participation in ABCT and APA's Division 53 will be encouraged and benefits include a travel stipend. Applicants should send a cover letter, vita, and three letters of reference to Anne Marie Albano, PhD, CUCARD, 3 Columbus Circle, Suite 1425, New York, NY, 10019.

See our soon-to-be updated website for more information about CUCARD: www.anxietytreatmentnyc.org

Posted to ABCT list serv on 1/10/14.
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Postdoctoral Fellowship
Child Mind Institute

The Child Mind Institute is seeking a full-time clinical post-doctoral fellow within our Anxiety and mood Disorders Center. The candidate should possess exceptional clinical skills in the assessment of children and adolescents who have anxiety and mood disorders. The fellow should have significant cognitive and behavioral therapy training and/or dialectical behavior therapy training. The fellow is expected to perform semi-structured clinical assessments, provide treatment to children and adolescents, provide parental support via psycho-education and parent training and participate in multidisciplinary team case conferences. The Anxiety and Mood Disorders Center offers a two-year, full-time postdoctoral fellowship, which begins on July 1, 2014. Fellowship training focuses on the accurate diagnosis and use of evidence-based treatment for children, adolescents, and their families, with experiences including clinical work, didactics, and exposure to research.


Posted to Division 53 list serv on 12/16/13.

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Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Sleep and Emotion in Youth
University of Houston

The Sleep and Anxiety Center for Kids at the University of Houston (UH) is accepting applications for a one to two-year postdoctoral fellowship position to begin in July/Aug 2014. The fellow will primarily be responsible for coordinating an NIMH-funded study examining the impact of sleep restriction on emotional processing in youth. Previous training and/or experience in sleep research/medicine including objective measurement of sleep (i.e., polysomnography, actigraphy) or other physiological measures (e.g., vagal tone, respiratory sinus arrhythmia) is ideal but not required. The fellow will receive mentored training and supervision (from a licensed clinical psychologist) in evidence-based assessments and treatment of sleep and internalizing disorders. Other responsibilities include manuscript/grant writing, data management, statistical analysis, supervising graduate students and research assistants, and conducting physiologic assessments. There are additional opportunities within the Department of Psychology at UH as well as surrounding institutions (e.g., the institutions of the Texas Medical Center) for research training and collaboration. Eligible candidates should have exceptional organizational, writing, and leadership skills. Applicants must have a Ph.D. from an APA-accredited doctoral program in psychology and have received training in child psychopathology. A degree in clinical psychology is preferred but applications are welcome from candidates in related fields.  The salary and benefits package is competitive. Inquiries and application materials, including a letter of research interests, CV, and three letters of reference, should be sent to Candice Alfano, Ph.D. at caalfano@uh.edu.

Apply here: https://jobs.uh.edu/postings/19695

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Other Training and Job Opportunities:
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Full-time Clinical Psychologist
Private Practice with Dr. Steve Kurtz, PhD, ABPP

We are recruiting 2 full time psychologists who are well trained in, and love to work with, both the internalizing and externalizing disorders of childhood, with a heavy emphasis on early childhood. Our suite is equipped with several state-of-the-art one-way mirrors to facilitate live coaching of parents, students, and those seeking consultation, in addition to well-appointed clinical offices and a dedicated group training/workshop space. All persons in the practice will either come trained in PCIT and/or the behavioral treatment of child anxiety, or be excited to be trained to fidelity in PCIT and other protocols by the practice's principal, Dr. Steve Kurtz, a certified PCIT Master Trainer. Likewise, all clinicians in the group will be trained to fidelity in our selective mutism protocols developed over the past 14 years with Dr. Kurtz's associations at the NYU Child Study Center and the Child Mind Institute. We provide very competitive salary and unsurpassed professional benefits.  Kindly pass this information on to any professionals you think might be a good fit in joining our already expanding group. Our doors open July 1, 2014 but starting dates for these positions are flexible depending on one's current commitments. Preference will be given to those already licensed in NY state, but out of state psychologists and Limited Permit holders will certainly be considered. Please contact Dr. Kurtz, PhD, ABPP for more information or to apply: skurtz.phd@gmail.com

Posted to ABCT CAA SIG list serv on 3/28/14.

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CBT Child Psychologist Position
Boston Child Study Center

The Boston Child Study Center is an evidence-based practice serving children, adolescents, young adults, and families. Our faculty are experts in CBT, DBT, CBIT, ABA, and PCIT and hold appointments at local institutions including Harvard Medical School, McLean Hospital, Boston University Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, The May Institute, and Children's Hospital Boston. BCSC also offers a full neuropsychological treatment team, in-vivo exposure coaches, and therapeutic tutoring, as well as a training program for advanced externs from local doctoral programs. We are looking for a full or part time child CBT psychologist to work out of our Prudential Center location. Please click here to view the full advertisement.

Posted to ABCT list serv on 3/30/14.
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Part-time Staff Psychologist
McLean Hospital

McLean Hospital is pleased to announce a part-time staff psychologist position in an intensive exposure-based treatment program for children and adolescents with anxiety disorders and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD). The position will include a concurrent appointment as an Instructor in Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and will commence September 1, 2014. Interested applicants should send a letter of interest and CV to Kathryn Boger, Ph.D. at kboger@partners.org Applications are due by April 15, 2014. Please click here for more information about the position.

Posted to ABCT list serv on 3/24/14.
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Licensed or License-Eligible Clinical Psychologist
Stress and Anxiety Services of New Jersey

Clinical position available for licensed or licensed-eligible psychologist to join our growing independent practice in Central New Jersey. Stress and Anxiety Services of New Jersey specializes in CBT treatment of Anxiety and OCD disorders. Strong CBT training, experience with anxiety disorders and working with children and adolescents as well as adults, and availability to work some weekend hours as well as some later day hours are required. E-mail CV and references to allen.weg@stressandanxiety.com

Posted to ABCT list serv on 3/21/14.
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Part-time Licensed Child and Adolescent Clinical Psychologist
CBT Center for Children and Families

The CBT Center for Children and Families with offices in West Los Angeles (near UCLA) and Encino is recruiting for a part-time licensed child and adolescent clinical psychologist. Applicants should have extensive training and experience in using CBT protocols among youth suffering with anxiety, mood disorders, spectrum disorders, emotional & behavioral dysregulation, as well as, parent training strategies. Applicants should also have knowledge of the IEP system, and be comfortable in working with various private and public schools in the West Los Angeles and Encino areas. Case consultation would be required for the first 6 months of employment and the new associate can work in either of our office locations. In addition, Dr. Plotkin is also a clinical instructor at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, Dept. of Psychiatry. This provides group members the opportunity to attend various trainings and seminars with the UCLA community. Applicants must be licensed or license-eligible. If interested, please send cover letter and a CV with references to drplotkin@gmail.com.

Posted to ABCT list serv on 3/22/14.
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Full-Time Clinical Psychologist
NYU Child Study Center

The NYU Child Study Center is looking to hire a full-time clinical psychologist to join our busy Anxiety and Mood Disorder Service. Please click here to see the full position advertisement.

Posted to ABCT list serv on 3/16/14.
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Research / Program Assistant Position
Judge Baker Children's Center

Applicants are invited to apply for a Research/Program Assistant position at Judge Baker Children’s (located in Boston, MA and an affiliate of Harvard Medical School).  This full-time position begins June 2014 and will serve a dual role as Program Assistant for the Center for Effective Child Therapy and Research Assistant for a multi-site dissemination and implementation research project at Judge Baker Children’s Center. Please click here to view the full position advertisement. To apply, please email a cover letter and resume/CV, and two written recommendations (sent directly by your recommenders) to cect@jbcc.harvard.edu. Applications will be reviewed as they are received until the position is filled. Email communication is preferred, but recommenders preferring to send written correspondences can send materials to address in this attached document.

Posted to ABCT list serv on 3/11/14.

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Licensed Psychologist
Private Practice in Maryland

One full-time Clinical Position open for Maryland LICENSED Psychologist in a fee-for-service, private practice group, with offices in Rockville and Silver Spring, Maryland (suburb of Washington, D.C.). Strong CBT skills with children and adolescents required. Although the majority of caseload will be children and teens, work can also involve individual adult, family and/or couples therapy.  Clinician should be able to provide a full range of therapeutic services. We are generalists, but have subspecialties in anxiety disorders and social competence groups. Due to the popularity of our Resilience Builder Program® for children and adolescents, we prefer those with expertise and/or interest in leading groups with children and teens. In addition, we have a collaborative research program with Catholic University measuring outcome of the Resilience Builder Program® and will begin a research collaboration with NIMH. Our staff of 19 psychologists and clinical social workers meets monthly for staff meetings and weekly for peer case consultation. We also offer weekly individual case consultation for the first two years. As approved sponsors of CE (continuing education) for psychologists and social workers, we provide multiple in-house seminars and workshops throughout the year. Must be willing to work two evenings and Saturdays. Psychologists are employees and receive benefits of 401K. Please email CV and names of 3 references to malvord@alvordbaker.com, fax to 301-255-0461, or send to: Mary K. Alvord, Ph.D. Alvord, Baker & Associates, LLC 3200 Tower Oaks Blvd. Suite 200 Rockville, MD 20852 301-593-6554 X14 Website: www.alvordbaker.com

Posted to ABCT list serv on 2/18/14.
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Instructor Level Position
Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Columbia University Clinic for Anxiety and Related Disorders

We anticipate hiring a clinical psychologist starting between July 1, 2014 thru September 2014, at the Columbia University Clinic for Anxiety and Related Disorders (CUCARD) in NYC. Primary responsibilities will involve conducting diagnostic/intake evaluations and individual, family and group psychotherapy utilizing empirically supported treatments with children and adolescents in an outpatient clinic setting. Please click here to view the full description of the position. Applicants should send a cover letter, vita, and three letters of reference to: Clinical Psychology Search Committee, CUCARD, 3 Columbus Circle, Suite 1425, New York, NY  10019.  See our soon-to-be updated website for more information about CUCARD: www.anxietytreatmentnyc.org

Posted to APA Division 53 list serv on 1/20/14.

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Child Anxiety Specialist
Child Anxiety Center of Seattle

The Child Anxiety Center of Seattle invites applications for a staff clinician position. The position will include providing individual therapy for children, teens, and families with the full range of anxiety and stress related disorders, as well as obsessive compulsive disorder, trichotillomania and other body-focused repetitive behaviors, tic disorders, and body dysmorphic disorder. There will also be work with co-occurring disorders and in behavioral parent training, as indicated. The ideal applicant will have expertise in working with children and families, superb clinical skills, and will have a strong interest in specializing in some or all of the areas above. Please click here to view the full position advertisement and for details on how to apply. For more information please visit our website, www.ebtseattle.com.

Posted to ABCT list serv on 1/13/14.
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Licensed Psychologist Position
The National Center For The Treatment Of Phobias, Anxiety And Depression

Seeking licensed psychologist to join busy group practice in NW, Washington, DC at the National Center for the Treatment of Phobias, Anxiety, and Depression to provide CBT for children, adolescents, and adults, predominantly with anxiety disorders. Must have at least 2 years experience and be well-trained in CBT. Candidate will receive regular supervision. Please see our website (www.changeurworld.com) and send letter of interest and CV to bonniez@comcast.net.

Posted to ABCT list serv on 10/1/13
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