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The Institute on Development and Disability within the Department of Pediatrics at OHSU works with patients, families, clinicians, researchers and many other professionals to meet the goal of improving the lives of people with disabilities. We perform research and care to support every patient, from premature babies to older adults, facing changes in life due to the onset of disabling conditions. With more than 100 years of practice, we understand how to best meet the needs of our patients and their families in Oregon and beyond.
The postdoctoral fellowship in neurodevelopment involves assessment, treatment, and research activities primarily within the Autism Program at the CDRC. Core assessment duties involve participation in interdisciplinary autism diagnostic clinic, providing differential diagnosis and treatment recommendations for children and youth (ages 1-18 years) with a referral question of Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Up to one-third of the fellows time may be spent in other assessment or treatment activities, such as a focus on neuropsychological evaluation in children with complex developmental and/or medical issues (e.g., neuro-oncology, epilepsy, traumatic brain injury), program development, inpatient consultation, behavioral treatment, parent training, or cognitive-behavioral individual/group/family treatment.
Research activities include participation on existing projects as well a
s developing new and unique research projects based on area of interest and expertise.
The postdoctoral fellowwill have access to a multitude of career development opportunities through the CDRC and OHSU, including a full range of didactic offerings. Opportunities to offer community based trainings to parents and service providers are available.
PhD/PsyD in Psychology.
Completion of APA-accredited pre-doctoral internship, experience in assessment and behavioral treatment of youth with autism spectrum disorders.
Standardized assessment tools for cognitive, developmental, behavioral andpsychological functioning for toddlers through adults; behavioral/cognitive-behavioral treatment.
Residency contract approved by the Oregon Board of Psychologist Examiners.
Hospital/tertiary medical center based care.
ADOS-2 training / reliability.
Please be sure to upload the following: 1. Letter of interest and goals for the post-doctoral year(s) 2. Curriculum Vita (include awarded or expected date of doctoral degree)
Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or [email protected]
As an organization devoted to the health and well-being of people in Oregon and beyond, OHSU requires its employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm