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Postdoctoral Fellowship in Pediatric Psychology

The Postdoctoral Fellowship in Pediatric Psychology is a one-year capstone training experience that prepares graduates to serve as leaders, clinicians and clinical supervisors in children’s hospitals, academic medical centers and pediatric specialty and primary care teams. Fellows choose between four training tracks: inpatient consultation-liaison, chronic disease/behavioral medicine, pediatric substance use disorders and pediatric integrated primary care.

Dell Medical School’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, in partnership with Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas, sponsors the program.

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Training Facilities

Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas is the primary teaching site for psychology interns.

Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas.

Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas, a member of the Ascension Seton Healthcare Family, is the only dedicated freestanding pediatric hospital and Pediatric Level 1 Trauma Center in Central Texas. Dell Children’s strives to improve the quality of life and health of children through family-centered and family-oriented care, regardless of the family’s ability to pay for care.

Serving a 46-county area and beyond, Dell Children’s provides inpatient and specialized outpatient pediatric care, including comprehensive mental health and integrated behavioral health services. The hospital earned the world’s first Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design for Healthcare platinum designation from the U.S. Green Building Council.