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less thanp>less than/p>less thandiv>POSTDOCTORAL SCHOLAR - DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRYRequisition # 3252Position Basicsless thanbr>less thanstrong>Advertising Ends on:less than/strong>less thanbr>Monday, March 2nd, 2020less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstrong>Advertising Started on:less than/strong>less thanbr>Friday, January 24th, 2020less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstrong>College:less than/strong>less thanbr>Carver College of Medicineless thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstrong>Department:less than/strong>less thanbr>Psychiatryless thanbr>less thanbr>less thanbr>Salaryless thanbr>less thanstrong>Salary:less than/strong>less thanbr>$50,004.00 to Commensurateless thanbr>less thanbr>less thanbr>Position Detailsless thanbr>less thanstrong>Full/Part Time Status:less than/strong>less thanbr>Full Timeless thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstrong>Percent Time:less than/strong>less thanbr>100%less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstrong>Position Description:less than/strong>less thanp>The University of Iowa Department of Psychiatry/Women's Wellness and Counseling Service is thrilled to announce that we are currently accepting applications for 1 Postdoctoral Fellow in Perinatal Mental Health Care for the 2020/21 training period. The Women's Wellness and Counseling Service (WWC) is the product of a unique, highly impactful collaboration between the Departments of Psychiatry and Obstetrics-Gynecology. Located at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics - Iowa's premier academic medical center - the WWC has the unique distinction of being the only clinic in the state to provide comprehensive, specialized perinatal psychotherapy and medication management services in an outpatient care setting. We serve women across the reproductive spectrum with a focus on the perinatal period. In addition to cutting-edge clinical services, we provide high-quality education and training to clinicians and student-learners, and design research protocols that highlight the value of our clinical and training efforts.less than/p>less thanbr>less thanp>Integrated care and collegial collaboration are our greatest strengths. Our staff is anchored by highly experienced perinatal psychologists and psychiatrists but also includes doctoral-level students, resident physicians, fellows, medical students, and other clinicians. Embedded within the Department of Psychiatry, the WWC benefits from the vast resources and support of this dynamic and diverse department. This departmental support has resulted in both the tremendous growth of our clinic since its founding in 2007 and the development of/collaboration on numerous state-of-the-art, innovative initiatives including telehealth care for postpartum women, an integrative Chronic Pelvic Pain Clinic, Inpatient Antepartum Clinic, IVF psychoeducational group treatment program (CALM-IVF), and a program to offer Brexanolone (brand name Zulresso) as a medication treatment for severe postpartum depression.less than/p>less thanbr>less thanp>less than/p>less thanbr>less thanp>The 2020/21 Postdoctoral Fellowship in Perinatal Mental Health Care will offer exceptional opportunities that will produce a highly-marketable, well-rounded graduate positioned to excel in a variety of desirable career settings. The fellowship program will include approximately 2000 hours of specialized training (including paid time off, vacation, and sick leave) in clinical psychology; 1500 hours will be supervised professional experience as required by the Iowa Board of Psychology for licensure purposes. The Fellowship is a full-time (40 hours per week) position and will include the following activities:less than/p>less thanbr>less thanul>less thanbr>less thanli>less thanstrong>Psychotherapy Servicesless than/strong> (60%):less thanbr>less thanul>less thanbr>less thanli>Care will be provided to women and/or couples who are planning to conceive, coping with infertility, or suffering from perinatal loss, women who are pregnant or postpartum, coping with PMS/PMDD or other