J&L Psychology Group is currently accepting applications for a full-time, one-year postdoctoral fellowship with a flexible, immediate start date (estimated that position will begin in summer/fall of 2022). The position requires 20-25 clinical hours (1:1 patient care, group) in addition to attending a weekly clinical meeting, projects meeting, and individual supervision. Administration time and project development hours also are included in the 40-hour workweek.
We are looking for candidates interested in working with children, adults, families, and/or couples in a close-knit, collaborative therapeutic group practice. Our practice is located on the Upper East Side of Manhattan and all services are primarily being provided virtually due to COVID-19 crisis.
The postdoctoral fellowship position at J&L Psychology Group is designed for candidates who have successfully obtained their doctoral degree in clinical or counseling psychology and are interested in accruing licensure hours in a supportive private practice setting. J&L Psychology Group specializes in the treatment of individuals across the lifespan (children, teens, adults) who present with a diverse set of issues, including complex trauma, anxiety, depression, adjustment/transition issues, etc. We provide individual, couples, and family-based therapies. We are passionate about developing authentic relationships with our patients and tailoring treatment plans to fit each person. Our team has extensive training and experience in many treatment models, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), and Psychodynamic Therapy.
The ideal candidate for the postdoctoral psychologist position is a collaborative, creative, and team-oriented individual with demonstrated interested in providing integrative and evidence based psychotherapy. This one-year position offers the unique opportunity to adapt one’s clinical skills to the private practice setting and to join a growing, well-regarded and established group practice. Additionally, the postdoctoral psychologist will have the opportunity to develop their integrative trauma-focused therapy skills through regular supervision with J&L staff psychologists.
Program Training Goals and Objectives
As a postdoctoral fellow, your experience will include:
We offer multiple training tracks tailored for each trainee (trainees can combine tracks for training):
Stipend and Benefits
The Fellowship is a 1-year (12 month, full-time) commitment. The annual stipend is currently $50,000 annually, paid on a biweekly schedule. The fellow will also be provided a training stipend of $2,000 to attend training(s) in self-selected training(s) of interest.
Benefits: As a full-time employee, you are eligible for our benefits package. The benefits package includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, long- and short-term disability coverage, and life insurance, of which 100% of premiums will be covered by J&L Psychology.
You also will be entitled to the following:
Please send the following by email to Jennifer Newman and Laura Price:
Applications that do not submit all materials requested will not be considered.
We are an equal-opportunity, inclusion-oriented employer. We welcome applicants of all backgrounds.
Please note this postdoctoral fellowship position is not APPIC accredited.
PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN TO THOSE THAT SUBMIT ALL MATERIALS BY DECEMBER 31st.