Post Doctoral Fellow Training Position

Mar 14, 2014

Post Doctoral Fellow in Clinical Psychology,

Salina & Associates, Inc. is recruiting a Post-Doctoral Fellow in clinical psychology to work under the supervision of Doreen Salina, Ph.D., in a one year position providing psychological treatment services to women exiting the criminal justice system. The Fellow will be actively involved in providing clinical services and conducting research activities. The majority of the participants have co-occurring disorders and they are disproportionately impacted by violence, poverty and multiple oppressions. Most women are trauma survivors so an interest in trauma informed treatment is essential. The Fellow will provide direct clinical assessments, crisis intervention, and individual and group treatment to women involved in the Cook County Sheriff’s Women’s Justice Programs, a gender specific diversion treatment program in Chicago. The Fellow will have exposure to specialty court participants and will attend interdisciplinary staffings inside Cook County Jail. The ideal candidate will have completed an APA-accredited Ph.D. program, will have at least two years of direct experience working with disenfranchised women, including, but not limited to: incarcerated women, women with mental or co-occurring disorders, and women with substance use disorders. Applicant should be familiar with evidenced based assessment and treatment for women with co-occurring disorders and have the ability to work in a criminal justice setting. This is a full time post-doctoral training opportunity which will enable the candidate to accumulate enough hours for licensure. Position is open immediately and it will remain open until the ideal candidate is identified. The ideal start date isJuly 1, 2014, although this date can be flexible. Please email a cover letter in pdf format outlining your interests and skill sets with a current CV to


Doreen D Salina, Ph.D.

333 North Michigan Ave, Suite 1801

Chicago, Il. 60601


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