A two-year, part-time fellowship program for clinicians who wish to study and improve their skills in the psychotherapy of adults using psychoanalytic principles.
Student profile: Community Fellow Nora Frazin is profiled on our blog.
Carry a caseload of a minimum of 6 clinical hours per week
Receive weekly supervision with a graduate psychoanalyst
Attend clinical and administrative staff meetings with the Adult Clinical Services staff therapists
Meet with Clinic Director biweekly for trainee case conference
Have the use of the Institute Library and its PEP-Web archive
Receive complimentary admission to 1-day Institute conferences and workshops.
As a minimum, applicants must have a master’s degree in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling or its equivalent and be eligible for LSW, LCP licensure or its equivalent.
Patient hours may be scheduled at the fellows’ convenience, dependent on office availability and patients scheduling needs. Fellows must be available on Tuesday mornings for staff and educational meetings. At the successful completion of the Fellowship, fellows may, if they are licensed, take their patients into their own practices.
To apply online, click here. Along with the application, you will be asked to submit the following items:
$50 Non-Refundable Application Fee. Please note that if you decide after applying and paying the fee that you'd like to cancel your application, we cannot refund the fee.
Copy of license and professional liability insurance
Copy of academic transcripts
(2) Letters of Reference (Reference guideline forms can be found here)
Deadline to apply is May 1. Each applicant will also have a personal interview.
For further information, please contact:
The Chicago Psychoanalytic Institute does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, and national or ethnic origin.