Psychologist or LICSW- Department of Psychiatry – Massachusetts General Hospital- Home Base February 2018 The MGH Department of Psychiatry is recruiting a full-time or part-time Ph.D./Psy.D. Psychologist or LICSW with expertise in couples and family therapy to work at Home Base, a philanthropically supported program established in 2009 as a partnership between the Red Sox Foundation and the Massachusetts General Hospital. Home Base is dedicated to improving the lives of service members, veterans, and family members who live with service- or combat-related “invisible wounds,” stress and/or traumatic brain injury through clinical care, provider and community education and innovative research.
The successful candidate will be responsible for assessment and treatment of couples and family members impacted by PTSD, traumatic brain injury, co-occurring substance use and related mental health conditions. Applicants will have experience with a wide range of evidence-based couples and family therapies such as EFT, CBCT for PTSD, C-TAP, CRAFT and their use to ameliorate relationship and family functioning in the context of trauma, substance use, and family violence. The individual will provide care to family members primarily within the Outpatient Clinic with participation in the Intensive Outpatient Program as needed. Experience with military populations a plus. The position may allow for research, education and training opportunities, if appropriate to the applicant’s experience and interest, and the availability of funding. Successful applicants may be eligible for a Harvard Medical School appointment. Massachusetts license is required. MGH is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Minorities and women are strongly urged to apply.
Apply with a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and list of three references addressed to Thomas Spencer, M.D., Chief Medical Director, Home Base, Attn: Cheryl Brathwaite, 101 Merrimack Street, 3nd floor, Boston, MA 02114; email: firstname.lastname@example.org
About Massachusetts General Hospital - Home Base
The mission of the Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital Home Base Program is to heal the heal the “invisible wounds of war,” including post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and traumatic brain injury (TBI), by connecting post-9/11 veterans and military families to world class care. Home Base provides clinical care and support services, as well as community education and innovative research. We provide clinical care to active duty service men and women, veterans, and their families.