CAPS: Postdoctoral Fellowship Program - Application and Stipend

Two Postdoctoral Fellow positions are available for 2020-2021 at CAPS at The University of Georgia. Admission requirements include completion of all professional degree requirements from an APA-accredited program and completion of an APPIC member internship or its equivalent. The Fellow must have received a diploma before the first day of the Fellowship or have a letter from the Director of graduate studies verifying that all degree requirements have been met. Previous university counseling center experience is required.

These positions are designed for individuals who are interested in meeting the requirements for licensure in the State of Georgia and working in a multi-disciplinary university health center with a focus on clinical service to students. The year-long Fellowship will begin on August 17, 2020. Start date and end date are negotiable, but must be approved by the Training Director. The 2000-hour postdoctoral program meets all requirements for licensure in the State of Georgia, including a minimum of 500 direct contact hours. Fellows are provided two hours per week of individual supervision by licensed psychologists. In addition, Fellows will participate in group supervision including a bi-weekly case conference meeting and treatment team meetings.

The stipend for the 2019-2020 Postdoctoral Fellow is $36,000. Fellows are also eligible for staff benefits, which include: health and dental insurance, retirement, vacation, sick leave, professional development/licensing preparation time, exercise facilities, and library privileges. Funds ($250) are also available for workshop fees, and EPPP study materials are provided.

Applications should include:

  1. Cover letter, which details clinical experience and expresses professional goals related to CAPS Postdoctoral program. Names and phone numbers of 3 references that can be contacted by phone should also be included
  3. Current curriculum vitae
  5. Three letters of reference, which can be from the same three references listed in the cover letter

The application deadline for 2020-2021 is January 31, 2020. Please send materials to:
Randi Davis
Counseling & Psychiatric Services
University Health Center
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602-1755

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