Behavioral Health Psychology Clinical Associate
The University of Chicago: Biological Sciences Division: Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience
The University of Chicago's Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience seeks a Clinical Associate at 100% effort for a two-year term. The successful applicant will provide assessments and brief, evidence-based interventions for adult patients in GI, the maintenance of close communication with team members to inform a shared treatment plan, and the delivery of clinical and consultative services to GI providers. The role will support a number of clinics including GI, IBD, liver, Obesity and endoscopic treatments for the obesity program. The appointee will be a member of a multidisciplinary team aiming to initiate and advance the reach and effectiveness of the integrated behavioral health program in GI. We especially welcome applicants with training and experience in Integrated Behavioral Health (with an emphasis in GI), behavioral medicine principles, evidence-based treatments for medical and psychiatric conditions, and/or competency in cognitive-behavior therapy, including third wave treatments and motivational enhancement. The position does not require teaching or scholarly activity. Compensation (including a generous package of fringe benefits) is dependent on qualifications.
Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must 1) have a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from an APA-accredited university-based doctoral program, 2) hold or be eligible for an Illinois license in Clinical Psychology, and 3) have completed an internship at an APA-accredited site.
To be considered, those interested must apply through The University of Chicago’s Academic Recruitment job board, which uses Interfolio to accept applications: http://apply.interfolio.com/61758. Applicants must upload: CV and cover letter.
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