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Outpatient Psychotherapy/Behavioral Medicine Fellowship

Job Title: Outpatient Psychotherapy/Behavioral Medicine Fellowship
Position Requisition #:
Department: Behavioral Sciences

Position Description:

The Outpatient Psychotherapy/Behavioral Medicine fellow will provide assessment and treatment of psychological disorders as well as behavioral health interventions in the Outpatient Psychotherapy Clinic. Opportunities in pre-surgical psychological evaluation and treatment for gastric bypass/lap band and organ transplant candidates are also available. The position involves 60% time in clinical activities (meeting Illinois licensure requirements), and 40% time in obesity-related research, teaching, and didactics. The program includes opportunities for teaching both psychology residents and medical students.

Applicants should be recent graduates of an APA-accredited clinical psychology program, have completed an APA-accredited internship, and have a strong background in cognitive behavioral therapy and health psychology. The salary and benefits package is competitive. Starting date: July 1st preferred. Applicants should submit a statement describing professional experience and career goals, a curriculum vita, and three letters of recommendation (including at least two from clinical supervisors) to:

Joyce A. Corsica, PhD
Director of Outpatient Psychotherapy
Department of Behavioral Sciences
Rush University Medical Center
1653 West Congress Parkway
Chicago, Illinois 60612
Fax: (312) 942-4990

The deadline for applications is January 31st annually. Please e-mail Dr. Corsica for position availability, as the current fellowship may last 2 years, making it unavailable for the upcoming year.

Rush is an EOE employer, and encourages applications from minority and culturally diverse candidates.

Additional Information:

Job Contact Information
Joyce A. Corsica, PhD
Behavioral Sciences
Phone: (312) 942-4990

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