New Directions is an innovative, multidisciplinary outpatient treatment program for young adults. We are seeking a full-time post-doctoral fellow to join our treatment team in providing comprehensive cognitive behavioral clinical services. This is a one-year position with the possibility of longer term employment. The position is paid and includes health insurance along with other benefits.
About us: New Directions for Young Adults (NDFYA.com) is a multidisciplinary transitional living program that helps young adults learn the skills needed to live independently. We have two program locations Pleasant Hill, CA and Deerfield Beach, FL. Our clients live independently in their own apartments and receive customized supports from a variety of providers including Psychologists. Other services provided by New Directions include life management skills training (cooking, cleaning, etc.), financial management skills, academic support, vocational counseling, social skills training, social activities and more. Our individually, tailored program, is developed and overseen by psychologists with expertise in a variety of areas. We typically utilize cognitive and behavioral principles to teach these life skills and enable clients to achieve independence. For more information, please visit our website: www.NDFYA.com.
Responsibilities include (but are not limited to): group and individual therapy, family consultations, crisis intervention, development and implementation of treatment plans, preparation and maintenance of treatment records and reports, psychological assessments, and supervision of para-professional staff.
Job Requirements: Post-doctoral Fellow with Ph.D. or Psy.D. degree; Excellent oral and written communication skills; Excellent organizational skills; Excellent computer skills; Willingness to work collaboratively on a multi-disciplinary team.
Salary Range $50,000 - $55,000