Postdoctoral Fellowship with Private Practice Group
Great Life Counseling Center
February 23, 2018
50000.00 - 60000.00
Contract - Entry Level
Great Life Counseling Center is offering a very unique group private practice opportunity to 2 gifted & highly motivated postdoctoral fellows! Great Life Counseling Center (GLCC) is a private counseling center based in Addison, TX, which provides a variety of psychological services and specializes in marriage/couples, faith and existential exploration, child/family issues, and individual adjustment or life transitions. This will initially be a 12 month 1099 contract position and the training experience is scheduled to begin with an orientation day on August 17, 2018.
GLCC Postdoctoral Fellows may be offered an opportunity to stay with GLCC long term, if there are positions available following the initial contract year and their is a good team culture fit. Regardless, GLCC Postdoctoral Fellows will receive training on the business of private practice and they will be trained on how to launch their own solo practice following the completion of their postdoctoral fellowship year. Early career psychologists are welcome to apply as a 2nd year Postdoctoral Fellow.
Please email a letter of interest to Kevin C. Lambert, Psy.D., MBA (Executive Director/Licensed Psychologist) at LambertPsych@GreatLifeConsults.com and/or Nikki Stillo, Ph.D. (Training Director/Licensed Psychologist) at NStillo@GreatLifeConsults.com as soon as possible so we know to look for the rest of your application. Complete applications will include the following information:
3 letters of reference from current or former clinical supervisors
At least 2 redacted copies of comprehensive assessment reports, including a cognitive, an achievement and a personality measure (preferably one for a child and one for an adult);
A cover letter discussing your background and interest in Great Life Counseling Center. We are particularly interested to learn about your passion for clinical work and your vision for your career. Therefore, please address the following questions in your cover letter:
Please describe your career goals/aspirations and how being a part of a group private practice fits into those goals.
Please share how you decided to become a psychologist and what you've found to be most rewarding or fulfilling among your training experiences so far.
The deadline for emailed letters of interest is March 26, 2018. All application materials must be submitted by April 2nd, including the 3 letters of recommendation from current or former supervisors. Selected Candidates will be interviewed on a Thursday or Friday afternoon in April, depending on schedules.
Responsibilities and Duties
Candidates must be self-starters who desire to learn how to build and maintain a full time private practice. The group's mission statement is 'to strengthen relationships and enhance lives fostering healthier families and a better community.' In pursuit of this mission through a collaborative environment, candidates must have training and an interest in specializing in couples psychotherapy or child/family psychology. While psychotherapy is the primary modality of treatment, postdoctoral fellows are expected to have sufficient training to contribute a portion of their clinical hours to child & adult assessment work as well. Networking and public speaking are also important skills for growing business so solid skills or interest in growing in these areas is required.
Qualifications and Skills
Applicants must have earned their doctorate degree in psychology from an APA accredited program and the degree must be conferred no later than Sept. 15th. Strong writing skills and a background in child and adult psychological assessment (cognitive, adaptive, LD/ADHD evals, career assessments, etc.) is required, as is the ability to learn quickly and integrate new information and techniques.
Additional Salary Information: Monthly compensation varies based on a percentage of the total revenue collected by the clinician
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About Great Life Counseling Center
At Great Life Counseling Center, you'll find well trained, doctoral level clinicians who genuinely care about the concerns of their clients & demonstrate a commitment to quality service that is difficult to find. Great Life clinicians excel in 'strengthening relationships, enhancing lives' by providing a wide variety of clinical & educational services. The Great Life experience includes extended office hours for convenient scheduling, a comfortable & conveniently located office, and insightful, personable clinicians. To learn more about the clinicians & services of Great Life Counseling Center, please visit GreatLifeConsults.com and follow us through social media.