Postdoctoral Psychology Fellowship

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Postdoctoral Psychology Fellowship – Fall 2024

Center for Evidence Based Treatment Ohio (CEBTOhio) is welcoming applications for a post-doctoral psychology fellow to begin with us in Fall 2024!  We are looking for candidates who are passionate about delivering evidence-based treatments while working in an environment that emphasizes training and collegial support.

Who we are

CEBTOhio is a treatment clinic that provides evidence-based therapy, supervision and training for a range of psychological concerns. Our practice is physically located in Cleveland, OH, and we serve clients both in-person and remotely throughout the state of Ohio, and other states where our staff are licensed. Cleveland residence is NOT required for fellows. We welcome applicants who would complete their fellowship remotely, within or outside of the state.

Our scope of practice

We treat the following conditions with the evidence-based treatments listed below:

  • Eating disorders
    • CBT-E, DBT, FBT
    • We specialize in the treatment of complex/co-morbid eating disorders with DBT and our practice is led by a clinician/researcher (Dr. Wisniewski) who has spearheaded this treatment approach.
  • Borderline personality disorder / difficulties with emotion regulation
    • DBT and DBT-A. We offer comprehensive DBT programming (individual therapy, skills group and phone coaching) for adults and adolescents/families, along with a DBT consultation team.
  • Anxiety and mood disorders
    • CBT, Unified Protocol (and UP-A), MBCT
  • Trauma/stressor-related disorders
    • DBT-PE, EMDR, Schema therapy

Please visit for additional information about our staff and clinical services.

Fellowship description


In order to attain competence with a variety of evidence-based treatments and professional psychology tasks, we strongly recommend applicants complete a 2-year fellowship with us; however, we will consider accepting individuals for a 1-year fellowship. Below is a typical fellowship week, encompassing of intervention, supervision/training and professional development:

  • 21-24 hours of direct service
    • Psychosocial intakes
    • Individual therapy (will consist of a range of conditions/modalities informed by fellow’s clinical interests and training goals)
    • Group therapy (co-leading DBT skills training groups for adults and/or adolescents/families)
    • Supervision of psychology practicum trainees (when available)
  • 2 hours of individual supervision from licensed psychologist
  • 1.75-hour DBT consultation team
  • 2+ hours/week of additional group case consultation
  • 0-1 hours/week of seminars/didactic training.
    • CEBTOhio is part of a Midwest training consortium with other evidence-based treatment centers (Chicago Center for Evidence Based Treatment and Chicago Psychotherapy), which allows trainees broader access to expertise in a range of psychological disorders and treatment modalities. The consortium runs two monthly seminars: a didactic series covering a range of research and clinical topics, and a professional development/ethics series.
  • 9-13 hours of administrative time/professional development (e.g., documentation, care coordination, research projects, professional reading, preparation for licensure exam)


  • Competitive salary
  • Stipend for professional development activities
  • Health + dental insurance
  • 401(k) beginning in 2nd year of fellowship (if chosen)
  • Paid vacation (12 days/year + major holidays)
  • Access to all trainings offered by staff
  • Meets all requirements for postdoctoral training/licensure in Ohio. (If you anticipate pursuing independent licensure in a state other than OH post-fellowship, we can confirm our capacity to meet any additional requirements on an individual basis.)
  • Spacious offices in a beautiful setting
  • Northeast Ohio offers multiple cultural resources (dining, museums, world-class orchestra) with affordable cost of living


  • Completion of dissertation and APA/CPA-accredited internship by start date (required)
  • Prior experience providing CBT/DBT to adults, adolescents and/or families (preferred)
  • Prior experience working with clients with eating disorders (preferred)

Interested candidates should send a cover letter, CV and 2-3 letters of recommendation to:

Dean Malec, Ph.D.
Phone: 216.544.1321 x2005

Application Deadline: December 22, 2023

Fellowship start date: Aug. 26, 2024 (negotiable)


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