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2017-2018 CBT Postdoctoral Fellowship in Houston or Los Angeles!

The OCD & Anxiety Program of Southern California  and the Houston OCD Program offer two postdoctoral fellowships in intensive cognitive behavior therapy for OCD/Anxiety Disorders.  We are currently accepting applications for the 2017 to 2018 training year.

Los Angeles – The OCD & Anxiety Program of Southern California

This postdoctoral fellowship is unique in that there is tremendous potential for growth. The program launched in November 2016. It is a sister program of the Houston OCD Program. We are looking to expand to offer a residential program over the next year. The postdoctoral fellowship will be directly involved in the planning and development of the residential program. Other responsibilities may include designing and leading and co-leading psycho-educational groups, and participating in research activities (especially treatment/program outcome evaluation research). The primary supervisor is Naomi Zwecker, Ph.D. For more information & questions please contact Naomi Zwecker, Ph.D. at nzwecker@socalocd.org or phone: 310-488-5850. To apply: Send a statement of interest, curriculum vitae, and 2 letters of recommendation to: nzwecker@socalocd.org or regular mail: Naomi Zwecker, PhD, 2656 29th Street, Santa Monica CA, 90405.

Houston – The Houston OCD Program

The Houston program was launched in 2009 and offers residential, intensive outpatient and outpatient treatment. 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. The primary supervisor is Emily Anderson, Ph.D. For more information & questions please contact Emily Anderson, Ph.D. at eanderson@houstonocd.org or phone: 713-526-5055. To apply: Send a statement of interest, curriculum vitae, and 2 letters of recommendation to eanderson@houstonocd.org or regular mail: Emily Anderson, Ph.D., Houston OCD Program, 708 E. 19th Street, Houston, TX 77008.

 

Start date: Flexible, but no later than first week of September of the training year.

Benefits: Salary is competitive, vacation, insurance, and sick leave. Funding is available for the fellow to attend at least one professional conference.

Applications are due February 1, 2017, but will continue accepting applications until the position is filled.

 

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  • Marie Lee, Texas
    The Houston OCD Program was of great benefit to me in that I was able to take large strides in reclaiming part of my life that before was lost due to OCD. I had suffered with severe OCD for over a year with contamination fears and rituals taking a large part of my time. Through […]