The Yale Child Study Center offers a one-year full-time Advanced Clinical Social Work Fellowship from July 1st through June 30th of each year. The goal of the training program is to build the capacity and skill set of Clinical Social Workers to maintain the intellectual curiosity, the concern for clients, and the attention to detail necessary to provide excellent clinical interventions with children, youth, and families and become leaders in the field of Clinical Social Work.
Social Work Fellows will participate in both multi-disciplinary and discipline specific training, which will include didactics, intensive supervision, and direct practice. Direct practice will occur in either the Intensive Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Services In-Home Program (IICAPS) or the Outpatient Psychiatric Clinic for Children (OPC). Fellows are provided a stipend of $28,800. Comprehensive health care through the Yale Health Plan is also available at a nominal fee.
Eligible applicants must have satisfactorily completed accredited Master’s level training in Social Work by the start of the training year (July 1st) for which applying. Preference is given to applicants with previous direct clinical experience. Application forms and additional information can be found online at: http://childstudycenter.yale.edu/swfellowship
Application packages are due and must be submitted electronically before midnight EST January 5. Late or incomplete application packages will not be accepted.