Join our team!
We are delighted to invite applications for a
Full Time Adolescent Psychologist
who specializes in Dialectical Behavior Therapy
The TAP Clinic is accepting applications for a full-time psychologist (PhD or PsyD) to join our team (start date negotiable). For additional information about our clinic, our location, or the position itself, please contact Dr. Lorie Ritschel (). Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Job responsibilities include:
Provide therapy primarily for adolescents and families, but also for adults or children depending on interest and expertise. Adolescent and family work will include DBT-A (~50%) and potentially another evidence based treatment based on interest and expertise. DBT-A work includes both individual and group DBT.
Participate on DBT consultation team.
Provide CBT or other evidence based therapies based on relevant training and experience.
Participate in our training program by providing supervision and didactic training.
Conduct some initial intakes for new DBT clients and/or for referrals that are in the applicant’s area of expertise outside of DBT.
Successful applicants will: (1) hold a PhD or PsyD from an APA-accredited institution, including having completed an APA-accredited pre-doctoral internship; (2) have completed intensive/foundational training in DBT or the equivalent; (3) be DBT-LBC certified or planning to submit for DBT-LBC certification; (4) have experience providing DBT-A, including running multifamily groups; (5) be licensed or license-eligible in North Carolina; (6) have interest in providing supervision and training to graduate students and post-doctoral fellows.
Our ideal applicant will also have training and experience in treating trauma. Preference will be given to a psychologist with experience treating racial trauma or who has experience with and interest in working with racially diverse populations. We would also be delighted to recruit a psychologist who brings an additional area of expertise to our team. We are particularly interested in someone trained in one of the following areas: eating disorders, OCD, autism, ADHD, and/or transgendered individuals. Applicants from members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.
Interested applicants should submit the following materials to Dr. Ritschel ():
Brief (1-2 pgs) cover letter addressing the following: adolescent assessment and treatment training, DBT-A experience specifically, and any other relevant areas of expertise
Current CV detailing clinical experience