• Ph.D. or PsyD in psychology from program accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA) or the Canadian Psychological Association (CPA).
• APA or CPA approved internship training.
• Completed post-doctoral training in pediatric psychology or related field by start date.
• Pennsylvania and New Jersey State Psychology license or license eligible.
• CBSM Certification or CBSM certification-eligible within six months of start date in behavioral sleep medicine from the American Board of Sleep Medicine.
• Knowledge of psychological intervention approaches.
• Excellent interpersonal skills.
• Ability to work within an interdisciplinary team.
The psychologist will be part of an interdisciplinary team providing care to patients and families within the Sleep Center at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. The psychologist provides behavioral sleep medicine clinical services and teaching in the Division of Pulmonary-Sleep Medicine and the Department of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at CHOP. The sleep psychologist will have responsibility for conducting behavioral assessments and providing behaviorally-based interventions. Applicants should have experience working in a multidisciplinary healthcare setting and have experience with the diagnosis and management of common pediatric sleep disorders.
The psychologist will:
• Provide comprehensive assessment and treatment services to children and families on an
outpatient basis within the Sleep Center at main campus (CHOP), Virtua in Voorhees, NJ, and potentially other sites.
• Regularly supervise trainees (e.g., practicum students, interns, sleep fellows).
• Adhere to BHC productivity standards.
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, staff, and trainees
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