Fellowships

FELLOWSHIPS IN ADVANCED COGNITIVE THERAPY WITH AARON T. BECK, M.D.

The Aaron T. Beck Psychopathology Research Center in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is seeking applicants for the Aaron T. Beck Endowed Fellowship (see below). Fellows will have the opportunity to participate in cutting-edge CT projects that include research or training in collaboration with Dr. Aaron T. Beck and core faculty, Drs. Greg Brown, Torrey Creed, and Paul Grant. Successful candidates may focus on (1) schizophrenia, (2) implementation and dissemination of CT, or (3) suicide prevention. Populations may include children, adults, and seniors. Applicants should have earned a Ph.D., Psy.D., or equivalent in psychology or related field and had previous training in CT, severe mental illness, or dissemination/implementation. We especially encourage bilingual candidates to apply.

Please email curriculum vitae, cover letter, and two letters of recommendation to Aaron T. Beck, M.D.: abeck@mail.med.upenn.edu.

Aaron T. Beck Postdoctoral Fellowship

The Aaron T. Beck Fellowship focuses on the dissemination and implementation of cognitive therapy in the community and in state mental health systems. Fellows learn the theory, strategies, and intervention of the therapy; they learn how to supervise treatment of cases in diverse settings, such as Assertive Community Treatment teams, community mental health centers, and state hospitals. Fellows also conduct program evaluation research.