The Austin Child Guidance Center offers a full-time postdoctoral fellowship in child/adolescent psychology. Our program is listed in the Universal Psychology Postdoctoral Directory and follows APPIC selection and notification guidelines.
Training goals for postdoctoral fellows at Austin Child Guidance Center include the development of proficiency in:
- Child/adolescent assessment given a range of presenting concerns (e.g., learning disabilities, ADHD, trauma, autism-spectrum disorders);
- Evidence-based psychotherapy with children, adolescents, and families;
- Working collaboratively with an interdisciplinary treatment team, and
- Developing supervision skills. Other goals (e.g., developing group therapy skills, assessment of autism-spectrum disorders) are chosen by the fellow and his/her supervisor at the outset of the postdoctoral fellowship year.
The doctoral postdoctoral fellowship will begin September 1st and continue for 12 months at 40 hours per week. Vacation and sick leave are provided, as well as employee health insurance.
Please see the Postdoctoral Information Sheet for additional information and application instructions.
Director: Julia Hoke, Ph.D.
Phone Number: 512-451-2242