Title:  Psychology Fellow

Division:  Pediatrics
Schedule:  Monday - Friday; 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  Hiring up to $54,840
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  12262

Summary

This position is an integral part of a HRSA training grant received . The objective of this fellowship is to develop the skills to become a leader and advocate in adolescent health. This is a one-year fellowship.. To become a leader and advocate in mental health, the LEAH grant supports collaborative interdisciplinary clinical, research, advocacy and teaching training and work with rigorous didactic opportunities for interdisciplinary learning.

Job Duties

Clinical:

  • Provides evidence-based therapy (individual, family, and group) to adolescents (aged 10-24).
    • The clinical sites include the:
      • Texas Children's Hospital Adolescent Inpatient Unit,
      • Texas Children's Hospital Adolescent Outpatient Clinic, 
      • Covenant House Texas, a crisis shelter for young adults,
      • Harris Health Pediatric and Adolescent Health Clinic. ]
    • Services are provided to patients who present with diagnoses such as eating disorders, depressive disorders, anxiety disorders, medication adherence, and family conflict.

Research and Scholarship:

  • The LEAH Fellow will have opportunities to collaborate on ongoing research or develop their own research question with opportunity to present research at scientific meetings.

Supervision opportunities:

  • Supervises 1-2 doctoral level practicum students in their clinical work.

Minimum Qualifications

  • PhD or PsyD from an accredited doctoral program in clinical or counseling psychology. Completion of an APA-accredited predoctoral internship  no more than five years prior to the initial appointment date.
  • Experience in a psychiatric inpatient setting. Experience administering psychological test batteries, including projective measures.

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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