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POSTDOCTORAL CLINICAL FELLOWSHIP IN CHILD & ADOLESCENT PSYCHOLOGY - ANXIETY/OCD/TOURETTE AND RELATED DISORDERS 

The USF Rothman Center invites applications for a post-doctoral clinical fellowship position in anxiety (including OCD, Tourette and related disorders: trichotillomania, skin picking, hoarding, selective mutism, body dysmorphic disorder, mood and behavior disorders). Successful candidates will be involved in clinical evaluation and treatment of children, adolescents and adults with anxiety and Obsessive-Compulsive Spectrum Disorders. The primary duties for this position will be providing evidence based cognitive-behavioral treatment to youth and their families. Opportunities for work with specialized populations – e.g., early childhood intervention, older adults, youth with autism spectrum disorder, are available. Opportunities may exist for PCIT training. Assessment and testing experience is available if desired. Although the primary responsibilities of the position are clinical in nature, ample time and opportunities are available for professional development, grant-related and independent research. Most trainees participate have published and/or presented at professional conferences. Supervision of graduate students and lecturing opportunities are also provided.

The University of South Florida’s Rothman Center is a multidisciplinary program with studies funded by NIH, the CDC, and several foundation sources. Program psychology faculty include: Drs. Betty Horng, Adam Lewin, Omar Rahman. Tanya Murphy, and Justyna Wojas. Individuals who completed our fellowship have obtained jobs in academia, hospitals/medical centers, independent and group practices.

Doctoral degree (inclusive of internship) is required prior to employment. Search remains open until positions are filled – Rolling Start in Summer 2019. Located in sunny St. Petersburg, FL, a community offering a relaxed, low-cost but high-quality lifestyle. Private office, highly competitive salary and fringe benefits. Anticipated start: July-Sept 2019.. Appointment is for 1 year but most fellows choose to renew and remain for 2 years. Notification: We participate in the unified notification deadline - Feb. 26, 2018 (see https://www.appic.org/About-APPIC/Postdoctoral/APPIC-Postdoctoral-Selection-Guidelines)

To apply, send a curriculum vitae, letter of interest, and names/permission to contact three references: Adam B. Lewin, Ph.D., ABPP, Program Director, Psychology Services, University of South Florida Pediatrics – Rothman Center for Neuropsychiatry, 880 6th St. South Suite 460, Child Development and Rehabilitation Center at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital, St. Petersburg, FL 33701 or alewin@health.usf.edu. Letters of recommendation will be requested pending initial discussion.