October 3, 2014

Child and Adolescent Clinical Psychologist, Boston Medical Center

The Section of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry at Boston Medical Center is currently seeking a full-time child/adolescent-trained Clinical Psychologist who is committed to serving Boston’s most vulnerable youth and their families.

This position entails patient care in the outpatient setting and clinical education and consultation to mid-level mental health providers in pediatric ambulatory services.  A key role for the successful applicant will be participation in the development and implementation of an innovative new behavioral health integration initiative with the Department of Pediatrics, as well as expanding trauma-focused treatment capability in the Section of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.  Training and experience in evidence-based therapies, especially dialectical behavioral therapy, trauma-focused therapies, mindfulness-based therapies, and parent management training in both individual and group formats is essential.

The applicant must possess a Massachusetts health service provider license in clinical or counseling psychology prior to assuming the position. Graduates of APA/CPA-approved doctoral programs and internships are preferred. Academic appointment will be recommended at Boston University School of Medicine commensurate with academic accomplishment.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply; fluency in Spanish, French, Portuguese, and/or Haitian-Creole is a major plus. 

Interested applicants should send a letter detailing relevant experience and a current CV to Heather Walter, MD, MPH, Chief, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Boston Medical Center, at heather.walter@bmc.org

Boston University School of Medicine/Boston Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. 

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