SARAH A. REED CHILDREN’S CENTER - Licensed Psychologist (posted 9/22/2017)
Agency Description: Sarah Reed Children's Center, is a 145 year old private, non-profit, Joint Commission accredited child and adolescent mental health agency located on the beautiful shores of Lake Erie, in Erie, Pennsylvania.
Nature and Scope: This is a full-time agency-wide psychologist position functioning within the Clinical Services Department. The position reports to the Vice President of Clinical Services and the Associate VP of Development.
Position Description: This position requires a psychologist with a strong and abiding interest in influencing the systems of care for children, adolescents, and families. A significant portion of the psychologist’s time will be devoted to the activities of grant writing, grant submission, and grant implementation and oversight. The psychologist will be expected to work closely with other agency departments and external organizations to identify and target grants and other funding to support the implementation of evidence based clinical practices throughout the agency. The psychologist will be expected to establish and advance agency research initiatives, develop outcomes measurement strategies, engage community stakeholders, and consult on key agency initiatives.
In addition the incumbent will be an active faculty member of our APA accredited doctoral internship training program. He/she will supervise interns and provide seminar training in an area of relevant interest. The psychologist will also be expected to engage in the delivery of direct services to clients at the Sarah A. Reed Children’s Center. These services would include, but not be limited to, individual, family, and group therapy, and psychological assessment and evaluation.
Position Requirements: Doctoral Level Licensed Psychologist (Ph.D. or Psy.D.) in Clinical Child, School, Clinical, or Counseling Psychology. Must be licensed at the doctoral level in Pennsylvania or if the person has completed their post-doctoral training or is licensed in another state, he/she must be able to be licensed in PA within 6 months of hire.
We strongly prefer an individual from an APA accredited doctoral program and internship. The incumbent must be a psychologist who has a strong and vested interest in grant writing as a means of contributing to the improvement of services in a public mental health setting. The ideal candidate will be comfortable with research and statistics. The individual must have excellent written and oral communication skills. Preference will be given to psychologists who also have experience conducting psychological evaluations with children and adolescents.
Sarah Reed Children's Center diligently supports having a diverse workforce and is committed to hiring employees who are from diverse backgrounds. We encourage those individuals who are women as well as those from ethnically, racially, and culturally diverse backgrounds to apply for this position.
Doctoral Level Licensed Psychologist (posted 5/16/17)
Res Post Doc Fellow - Behavioral Health Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Location: Philadelphia, PA, US, 19104
Established in 2008, PolicyLab is a highly innovative, multidisciplinary center
within the Research Institute at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia that works
with practitioners, policymakers and communities to make sure care provided for
children is informed by the best research. PolicyLab’s faculty and staff are
experts in medicine, law, public health, health policy, psychology, biostatistics,
social work, health services research, program evaluation, and ethics. The
Center’s work focuses on improving public systems, improving health care
delivery, and improving child health outcomes and includes research portfolios
on behavioral health and implementation science and evaluation.
Safe Place: The Center for Child Protection and Health is the region's most
comprehensive clinical program to address the critical issues of child abuse,
neglect and placement in substitute care. Safe Place’s mission is to provide
compassionate, high quality care to children and families dealing with child abuse
or neglect. Safe Place is staffed by an interdisciplinary team of physicians,
nurses, psychologists, social workers and other Hospital personnel. Safe Place
has been increasingly investing its efforts in the broader context of child
protection and health through prevention and improved access to care for this
PolicyLab is seeking a Behavioral Health Implementation Post-Doctoral Fellow to
lead the implementation of an innovative parent-training program housed in a
pediatric primary care setting and support the development of an infrastructure to
respond to social and behavioral health needs of families served by the
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. The implementation fellow will work in close
collaboration with PolicyLab and Safe Place leadership and staff, partners from
private provider child welfare, behavioral health, and home visiting agencies, as
well as other key institutional and city stakeholders. The goal of these initiatives
are to identify and implement evidence-based programs and policies to support
families at risk for poor parenting or child health outcomes. The fellowship
duration is 2 years.
Interested candidates should email your resume and cover letter to: Shaun
Jenkins, PolicyLab Office Manager, at PolicyLab@email.chop.edu.
Should you have any questions, please email PolicyLab@email.chop.edu. For
more information about PolicyLab, see www.policylab.chop.edu
Manage the execution of a strategic implementation plan for the scale up of
evidence-based parenting practices support CHOP primary care.
Participate in the identification and development of strategies for supporting the
identification, referral and management of social determinants of health within
primary care and community-based agencies.
Provide on-site consultation and clinical expertise. Develop relevant
implementation protocols and training materials.
Coordinate the initiative’s fidelity and monitoring plan; collaborate in the analysis,
preparation of data for publication, and the design of related grant proposals; and
support the development of evaluative research proposals related to the
Identify and pursue extramural funding to enhance sustainability of the programs
Convene and participate in meetings with various internal and external
Required Education and Experience
A terminal degree PhD, MD, DVM, etc.
According to the CMS (Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services) a copy of
diploma or transcript is required as proof of academic achievement for all non-
laboratory personnel performing non-waived POC testing
Preferred Education, Experience & Cert/Lic
PhD in psychology, or related interdisciplinary degree (e.g., LCSW or PhD in
public health) with commensurate clinical and implementation experience
Experience with implementation science, particularly evidence-based behavioral
health service program development and implementation for children and
Clinical training and experience in the delivery of evidence-based behavioral
health services to children and families
Experience working with vulnerable populations, particularly children and families
with child welfare involvement
Excellent communication skills (both written and oral)
Great organizational and time management skills
Effective problem solving/critical thinking skills
All CHOP employees who work in a patient building or who provide patient care are required
to receive an annual influenza vaccine unless they are granted a medical or religious
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment
for its patients, family members, visitors and employees. In an effort to achieve this goal,
employment at Children';s Hospital of Philadelphia, other than for positions with regularly
scheduled hours in New Jersey, is contingent upon an attestation that the job applicant does
not use tobacco products or nicotine in any form and a negative nicotine screen (the latter
occurs after a job offer).
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate
on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, national
or ethnic origin, disability or protected veteran status.
FULL-TIME, TENURE-TRACK FACULTY APPOINTMENT, PSYCHOLOGY – CHILD-CLINICAL CONCENTRATION (posted 3/16/17)
Child and Pediatric Psychologists (posted 2/19/17)
Geisinger Health System is seeking licensed Child and Pediatric Psychologists to join our growing Psychiatry Department.
We seek individuals with professional and/or internship experience in family practice and child psychology at an integrated primary care setting. Join a large team of enthusiastic psychologists working collaboratively with primary care providers and other disciplines in a high-quality, innovative academic healthcare system
We have multiple openings for several primary care sites throughout Pennsylvania. At Geisinger, our Primary Care Psychologists:
• Provide a broad range of behavioral health services to children and adolescents
• Work within collaborative and integrated primary care practices
• Participate in research/program evaluation of the Geisinger integrated care initiative
• Supervise postdoctoral fellows and other trainees in the integrated care setting
• Participate in teaching activities
• Clinical faculty appointment is available at Temple Medical School
Geisinger Health System serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of AtlantiCare, a National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient. Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. A mature electronic health record connects a comprehensive network of 12 hospital campuses, 43 community practice sites and nearly 1,600 Geisinger primary and specialty care physicians.
To learn more about this opportunity, visit geisinger.org/careers, or contact:
Lori Surak, Physician Recruiter
We are an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
Director of Psychological Clinic, Penn State University (posted 1/6/17)
Dean of College of Arts and Sciences, Misericordia University, Dallas (posted 12/23/16)
Reporting to the Vice President of Academic Affairs, the Dean is the chief academic and administrative officer of the College of Arts and Sciences, responsible for its operational, financial, and strategic leadership. The College of Arts and Sciences is comprised of ten academic departments including history, philosophy, religious studies, fine arts, psychology, English, math, biology, chemistry/biochemistry, and physics.
The successful candidate will demonstrate a dedication to liberal arts education, a commitment to collegial and collaborative administrative leadership, and strong communication and interpersonal skills. Candidates should have experience in university advancement and demonstrate strategic engagement with trends in higher education. The Dean of Arts and Sciences is expected to understand and sustain the Catholic identity and mission of the university and support the university’s commitment to enhancing cultural diversity. The successful candidate will articulate a compelling vision for the College of Arts and Sciences and demonstrate the ability to nurture growth in faculty and programs in concert with the university’s mission and strategic plan.
Minimum qualifications for this position are an earned doctorate in one of the disciplines in the College or a closely related discipline, a distinguished record of teaching, service, and scholarship, and significant administrative experience. The ideal candidate will have held associate or full professor status and will give evidence of significant scholarly accomplishment.
Misericordia University is committed to student, faculty and staff diversity and values the educational benefit this brings to campus. Candidates should indicate any experience and/or leadership that contribute to this goal.
For confidential consideration, please enclose a letter of application articulating qualifications, experience, and accomplishments that speak to the requisites for the position; curriculum vitae; and names, emails addresses and telephone numbers of four references. Materials can be submitted electronically or by mail to the Office of Human Resources, Misericordia University, 301 Lake St., Dallas, PA 18612. To ensure full review, application materials should be received by February 1. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.The desired start date is July 1, 2017.
Please go to http://www.misericordia.edu/page.cfm?p=1459 to apply.
Postdoctoral Fellow in Pediatric Mood Disorders, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (posted 12/17/16)
Postdoc Position, Child/Adolescent OCD, Tic, Trichotillomania, and Anxiety Group (COTTAGe), Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia (posted 12/12/16, deadline 3/15/17)
Postdoctoral Fellowship, Child Maltreatment, Center for the Protection of Children (CPC), Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital, Hershey (posted 12/7/16, start date 7/1/17)
- Doctoral degree in clinical psychology, school psychology, counseling psychology, or a related field completed prior to beginning the training year.
- Previous clinical experience with children, adolescents and families is required; experience with the child maltreatment population preferred.
- A willingness to implement protocols with fidelity is required; experience with recognized evidence-based treatments is preferred.
- Prior research experience is required; experience writing scholarly publications and/or grants is preferred.
Pediatric Neuropsychology Positions Announcement, Nemours/A. I. duPont Hospital for Children (posted 11/6/16)
Child Clinical Psychology Positions Announcement, Nemours/A. I. duPont Hospital for Children (posted 11/6/16)
Pediatric Psychology Positions Announcement, Nemours/A. I. duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington (posted 10/20/16)
Autism Positions, Nemours/A. I. duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington (posted 10/20/16)
Post-Doctoral Fellowship Opportunity, Integrated Pediatric Primary Care, Geisinger Health System (posted 11/6/16)
Pediatric Behavioral Health Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC (posted 11/14/16, deadline 12/19/16)
- A letter of interest describing training experiences, desired postdoctoral training objectives and professional goals; Please identify which primary rotation track you are interested in.
- A current curriculum vitae
- Three letters of reference, with at least two from individuals familiar with the applicant’s academic and clinical training
- An official copy of graduate transcripts
Adolescent Medicine Psychologist, Division of Adolescent Medicine and Eating Disorders, Penn State Children's Hospital, Hershey (posted 7/20/16)
Child/Pediatric Psychologist, Medical Behavioral Unit, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (posted 7/7/16)
Pediatric Psychologist Position, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), Center for Amplified Musculoskeletal Pain Syndromes (posted 6/11/16)
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Adolescent Prevention Research, Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University (posted 4/30/16)
Pediatric Neuropsychologist Position, Penn State Hershey (posted 4/19/16)
- PhD or PsyD from an APA-approved program
- Licensure or license-eligibility in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
- Training and experience in pediatric neuropsychology with a focus on working with medically ill youth as part of a multidisciplinary team is required.
- Completion of a formal postdoctoral fellowship with specialty training in clinical neuropsychology capable of meeting board certification under ABPN or ABPP with experience in oncology and cancer-related diseases is preferred but not required.
- Training and experience assessing the psychoeducational needs of children is required.
- Certification in school psychology is preferred.