Postdoctoral Fellowship – Cooper University Health Care

Cooper University Health Care (CUHC) is now accepting applications for a postdoctoral fellowship position in addictions psychology for the 2024-2025 training year. The addictions post-doctoral fellow will provide psychological consultation and psychotherapeutic intervention for patients in both medical inpatient and outpatient settings with the Center For Healing based in Camden, NJ.

The successful candidate will provide evidence-based brief interventions including but not limited to CBT, ACT, and mindfulness-based approaches with demographically diverse patients presenting with substance use disorders and dual diagnoses, including adjustment, depression, anxiety, trauma, and serious mental illness. The fellow will work in collaboration with, and provide consultation to, a multidisciplinary medical team. It is also expected that the fellow will participate in daily operations of various clinics and mental health teams; collaboratively work to maximize disposition efficiency for patients with comorbid substance use and psychological diagnosis. The fellow will also contribute to ongoing Addiction Medicine research, both retrospective and prospective clinical cohort studies.

Candidates must hold a Ph.D. or Psy.D. in clinical or counseling psychology and must have completed an APA accredited psychology internship. It is expected that candidates have applied for or be prepared to apply for a New Jersey permit or full licensure dependent on the individual’s hours of experience. Other preferred qualities include experience in health psychology and working in acute medical settings. The most successful candidates will have excellent oral and written communication skills and a strong ability to work independently and exercise sound clinical judgment, along with the ability to work in cooperation with multidisciplinary medical team.

For more information or to apply you may send a cover letter and CV to Dr. Alice Ely at and visit


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