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 $25,200 will be provided. Comprehensive health care through the Yale Health Plan is available at no charge. Housing and transportation are not provided. 

Eligible applicants must have satisfactorily completed accredited Master’s level training in Social Work 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) narrative clinical report, and a statement of interests and professional goals as a complete application package to:

Tasha Brooks-Boone
Senior Administrative Assistant, Program of Education and Training
Yale University School of Medicine
Child Study Center
230 South Frontage Road, NIHB 108
New Haven, CT  06520-7900

Please direct inquiries to Karyn Bailey at

NOTE: All items must be submitted together as a complete application package.  Complete application packages are due and must be postmarked by January 5. Late or incomplete application packages will not be accepted.