POST-DOCTORAL RESIDENT IN FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY: The Law-Psychiatry Program, University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS), expects two positions for a one-year post-doctoral forensic psychology resident fellowship, beginning September 1, 2019. The training focuses primarily on work with an adult forensic population and includes seminars covering a broad range of topics within forensic psychology as well as review of landmark case law; supervised research on issues in mental health law; and training in expert witness testimony. Rotation sites include: forensic inpatient unit (Worcester Recovery Center and Hospital) and court clinics. Applicants must have completed all requirements for a PhD/PsyD in clinical or counseling psychology, by September 1, 2019, from an APA-/CPA- accredited program, including an APA-/CPA-approved pre-doctoral clinical internship. Stipend $40,000 plus $2,000 support for educational/research expenses, and excellent fringe benefit package.
All material must be received no later than January 17, 2019 at 5 p.m. Eastern Time. Full program descriptions, downloadable application form, and instructions for submission of applications are available at http://www.umassmed.edu/forensicpsychology Inquiries: Ira K. Packer, PhD, ABPP (Forensic), Director Forensic Psychology Training, Ira.Packer@umassmed.edu.
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