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Duties: We are pleased to announce new employment opportunities in the Beck Community Initiative of the University of Pennsylvania under the direction of Torrey A. Creed, Ph.D. Since 2007, the Beck Community Initiative has served as a model for the successful implementation of CBT in community behavioral health settings, increasing access to evidence-based treatment for economically, culturally, and ethnically diverse urban populations. The focus on the work will be the implementation of CBT in community mental health across a range of treatment settings to support children, adolescents, or adults in their recovery from mental and behavioral health issues. Experiences will include the development and systematic use of implementation strategies to integrate CBT into community practice settings, adaptation of CBT for use in different levels of care, delivery of intensive training and consultation, and evaluation of implementation outcomes. Participation in research, grant writing, IRB activities, manuscript preparation, and other academic and administrative endeavors are also part of the experience. For more information about the Beck Community Initiative, see Please apply online through the University of Pennsylvania jobs site:

Qualifications: Highly advanced professional discipline. Ph. D., PsyD or equivalent doctoral degree and 3 years to 5 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Candidates with previous training in CT/CBT or implementation science are encouraged to apply. Candidates should be licensed or license-eligible. Candidates with experience in CT/CBT for substance abuse, children and adolescents, OR acute inpatient settings are particularly sought, and bilingual candidates are especially encouraged to apply.

Reference Number: 40-25976

Salary Grade: 028

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: PS-Cognitive Therapy

Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

Job Family: J-Technical/Professional Medicine/Health




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Posted: 5/26/2017
Application Due: 5/26/2018
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