The Guidance Center offers a postdoctoral fellowship opportunity to work with children and adolescents who have co-morbid medical and mental health diagnoses.
TGC Miller Children and Women’s Hospital Joint Community-Based Pediatric Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship
This full-time, one-year fellowship in pediatric psychology is a collaboration between The Guidance Center (TGC) and Miller Children’s and Women’s Hospital. The full‐time, one‐year fellowship in child psychology provides a particular focus on mental health assessment and supportive treatment to underserved youth and families who have one or more medical conditions. Treatment is provided both as part of the pediatric consult team at Miller Children’s and Women’s Hospital and in our outpatient specialty mental health program at The Guidance Center. Many psychologist‐client contacts are field‐based (home, medical appointments, school, etc to overcome treatment barriers for vulnerable families. Cases seen in the outpatient clinic are typically referred directly via hospital discharges. Advanced training is provided in the understanding of major pediatric illnesses and required medical regimens.