Postdoctoral Fellow in Psychology (six positions) (41 views)

Columbia Health Counseling and Psychological Services (CPS) is currently accepting applications for six 12-month postdoctoral fellowships in college mental health practice.

Fellows receive advanced training in assessment, brief and long-term psychotherapy, crisis intervention, support spaces, group therapy, and outreach activities with special attention to multicultural concerns, sexual and gender identity concerns, and acculturative stress, among other issues salient to a diverse student population from all walks of life and from well over 100 different countries. All fellows are provided extensive supervision with senior clinicians working in a wide range of treatment modalities, a continual case conference on the application of psychodynamic thinking to college mental health practice, weekly seminar, access to in-service presentations and other professional development opportunities.

Minimum Qualifications:  Completion of all requirements for a Ph.D. or Psy.D. in clinical or counseling psychology from an APA-approved program prior to beginning the traineeship.  Completion of an APA-approved pre-doctoral internship in psychology.  Inpatient experience or other demonstrated ability to work with patients with serious psychopathology.  Excellent clinical, interpersonal, and communication skills.

Interested candidates are invited to attend our virtual open house on Wednesday Nov 15, 7:30 – 8:45 p.m. ET and Thu December 7, 7:00 – 8:15 p.m. ET.  For more information, visit:

Apply on line at:

Anticipated start date:  August 30, 2024

Email the following to Debra Domenech, Ph.D., Associate Director for Postdoctoral Training at:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Detailed letter of interest including your interest in any of the electives
  • Three letters of recommendations
  • De-identified clinical writing sample
  • Official graduate school transcript
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