The Houston OCD Program offers 1-2 postdoctoral fellowships in intensive cognitive behavior therapy for OCD/Anxiety Disorders. We are currently accepting applications for the 2020 to 2021 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.
Start date: Flexible, but no later than first week of September of 2020.
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, 2020, but we will continue to accept applications until the position is filled.
Elizabeth McIngvale, Ph.D.
Houston OCD Program
708 E. 19th Street
Houston, TX 77008.