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Department of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Education Child & Adolescent Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowships

Child & Adolescent Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowships

Postdoctoral fellowship programs in NYU Langone’s Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry offer advanced training in six child and adolescent psychology subspecialties. The programs take place at the Child Study Center, part of Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital at NYU Langone.

We welcome candidates who have completed an accredited American Psychological Association (APA) doctoral program and an APA-approved internship to apply to our intensive and specialized training programs in these concentrated areas of interest. Through supervised training and coursework, you develop increasing competency in your chosen subspecialty and are ready to advance to licensure.

Our recruitment committee is especially interested in candidates who contribute to NYU Langone’s commitment to diversity and inclusion through research, teaching, and service. The committee encourages applications from diverse candidates, including individuals from backgrounds historically underrepresented in psychology. It is our duty to have a team of mental health clinicians that reflect the wide diversity of the patients we serve. We are vigilant and diligently committed to providing an environment that is welcoming and equitable for students, trainees, faculty, and our community, that best serves our patients, and that perpetuates a vibrant culture of excellence. Meet our current postdoctoral fellows.

In accordance with NYU Langone Health policy and the New York State governor’s executive order, COVID-19 vaccination is required for all faculty, staff, voluntary attending physicians, Howard Hughes Medical Institute employees who are onsite, noncompensated faculty, students, clinical and academic observers, and volunteers.

ADHD, Disruptive Behavior Disorders, and Early Childhood Fellowship

Fellows gain advanced instruction in parent management training and parent–child interaction therapy for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and disruptive behavior disorders; learn how to perform structured behavioral school consultations; and consult with parents and young children with a variety of developmental and behavior concerns. Learn more about the ADHD, Disruptive Behavior Disorders, and Early Childhood Fellowship.

Anxiety and Mood Disorders in Children Fellowship

Fellows master cognitive behavioral therapy and dialectical behavior therapy treatment approaches for children and adolescents who have anxiety, mood, and other internalizing disorders at the Anita Saltz Institute for Anxiety and Mood Disorders. Learn more about the Anxiety and Mood Disorders in Children Fellowship.

Anxiety and Mood Disorders and Gender and Sexuality Fellowship

Fellows receive training to provide empirically supported treatments for youth with anxiety and mood disorders, as well as gender affirming clinical services including psychotherapy as part of the Gender and Sexuality Service. Learn more about the Anxiety and Mood disorders and Gender and Sexuality Fellowship.

Autism Spectrum Disorder Fellowship

Fellows gain advanced training in the assessment and treatment of children with autism spectrum disorder, pervasive developmental disorders, and co-occurring disorders. Learn more about the Autism Spectrum Disorder Fellowship.

Developmental Brain Science Fellowship

Fellows learn about the biological bases of neurodevelopmental disorders, supervise longitudinal data collection on this topic, and gain a better understanding of factors in the environment that increase or mitigate risk for these conditions. Learn more about the Developmental Brain Science Fellowship.

Evidence-Based Practice in Child, Adolescent, and Young Adult Mental Health Psychology Fellowship

Fellows receive training in empirically supported practices for ADHD and related diseases, social anxiety disorders, and selective mutism. There is an emphasis on Organizational Skills Training, a method developed at NYU Langone’s Child Study Center. Learn more about the Evidence-Based Practice in Child, Adolescent, and Young Adult Mental Health Psychology.

Pediatric Integrated Behavioral Health Fellowship

Fellows provide consultations and training to physicians on behavioral health and conduct cognitive behavioral therapy with pediatric patients within medical subspecialty clinics who are coping with acute or chronic medical conditions. Fellows also provide parent management training and behavior therapy for ADHD and disruptive behavior disorders, perform behavioral school consultations, and receive training in parent–child interaction therapy and organizational skills training. Learn more about the Pediatric Integrated Behavioral Health Fellowship.

Pediatric Neuropsychology Fellowship

Fellows learn how to assess and identify successful interventions and accommodations for children, adolescents, and young adults with neurodevelopmental conditions, including acquired brain injury, ADHD, autism spectrum disorder, epilepsy, and learning disabilities. Learn more about the Pediatric Neuropsychology Fellowship.