The McLean OCD Institute // Houston offers 1-2 postdoctoral fellowships in intensive cognitive behavior therapy for OCD/Anxiety Disorders. We are currently accepting applications for the 2021 to 2022 training year.

This one-year, full time postdoctoral fellowship is part of an intensive specialty CBT-focused program that offers a full-continuum of care including residential, intensive outpatient and outpatient treatment. We specialize in treating severe and treatment refractory anxiety disorders, particularly OCD and other co-morbid conditions. The postdoctoral fellow will serve as a primary CBT therapist by designing and implementing evidence-based treatment protocols for patients. Other responsibilities include leading and co-leading psycho-educational groups, participating in research activities (especially treatment/program outcome evaluation research), and supervising graduate psychology students and research assistants.

Qualifications: Ph.D. or PsyD degree in clinical or counseling psychology; experience in assessment, diagnosis, and cognitive-behavioral treatment of OCD and anxiety disorders; evidence of research productivity is a plus. Additionally, we are also looking for competitive applicants interested in child and adolescent OCD and anxiety work.

Start date: Flexible, but no later than the first week of September of 2021.

Benefits: Salary is competitive and includes health insurance, vacation, and sick leave. Funding is available for the fellow to attend at least one professional conference.

Supervision: The fellow will get a minimum of one-hour weekly supervision from an experienced therapist on our team as well as several weekly group supervisory hours. In addition, the fellow will work with and receive supervision from a multidisciplinary team. For more information & questions please contact Elizabeth McIngvale, Ph.D. at [email protected] or by phone at 713-526-5055.

To apply: Send a statement of interest, curriculum vitae, and 2 letters of recommendation to Elizabeth McIngvale via e-mail or regular mail. Applications are due January 5, 2021, but we will continue to accept applications until the position is filled. 

Mailing address:

Elizabeth McIngvale, Ph.D.

McLean OCD Institute // Houston

708 E. 19th Street

Houston, TX 77008.