Postdoctoral Fellowship in Autism, Stanford University


Stanford University Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences is offering a postdoctoral fellowship in Autism for the 2019-2020 training year.  The fellow will conduct initial evaluations, psychological assessments, individual and family centered therapy and group therapy with patients in the Autism and Developmental Disabilities Clinic. The fellowship will include training conducting multi-disciplinary diagnostic assessments using gold-standard instruments as well as providing evidence-based therapies and parent training including Pivotal Response Treatment (PRT).  Minor rotations in the general, anxiety and eating disorder clinics are available. Fellows may elect to participate in active clinical research projects and to complete a scholarly project during the year. Stipends are $60,000 plus benefits.

Start date is 9/3/19. All applicants must have completed: 1) APA- or CPA-accredited graduate programs in clinical or counseling psychology; 2) APA- or CPA-accredited internships; and 3) all requirements for their PhD or PsyD prior to beginning their appointment. Appointments are for one year. Positions are contingent upon funding. For detailed application information, please go to Applications should be submitted through the APPIC Psychology Postdoctoral Application services at . 

APPLICATIONS ARE DUE 12/10/18. Minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. The fellowship is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the APA, 750 1st Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002, (202) 336-5979,