Advanced Clinical Social Work Fellowship

The Yale Child Study Center is pleased to offer a one-year Advanced Clinical Social Work Fellowship from July 1st through June 30th of each year. The mission of this post-MSW graduate training program is to advance practice competency, professionalism, and leadership in the field of clinical social work. The Child Study Center is a multi-disciplinary department in the Yale School of Medicine that provides training, clinical services for children and families, and conducts research in child psychiatry and related disciplines. Social Work Fellows will participate in both multi-disciplinary and discipline specific training, which will include didactics, intensive supervision, and direct practice. Direct practice will occur in either the Outpatient Psychiatric Clinic for Children (OPC) or the Intensive Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Services In-Home Program (IICAPS). For further information please see Clinical Programs and Services at the Yale Child Study Center.

A stipend of $28,800 will be provided. Comprehensive health care through the Yale Health Plan is available for a nominal fee. Housing and transportation are not provided. 

Eligible applicants must have satisfactorily completed accredited Master’s level training in Social Work, provisional licensing requirements for the state of Connecticut, and DMV and criminal background checks by the start of the training year (July 1st) for which applying. Preference is given to applicants with previous direct clinical experience.

Application forms for the Yale Child Study Center’s Advanced Clinical Social Work Fellowship are available for download. Interested applicants should submit their completed application form, resume, most recent school transcript, 3 letters of reference, a brief (de-identified) clinical assessment in narrative form, and a statement of interests and professional goals as a complete application package electronically to

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NOTE: All items must be submitted together as a complete application package and submitted electronically to Complete application packages are due and must be received before midnight EST January 5.

Late or incomplete application packages will not be accepted.

Advanced Clinical Social Work Fellowship at the Yale Child Study Center

Advanced Clinical Social Work Fellowship at the Yale Child Study Center

Learn about the Yale Child Study Center's Advanced Clinical Social Work Fellowship at Yale University School of Medicine.