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Open Position: Addiction Psychologist at Massachusetts General Hospital

News Date: Friday, May 6, 2022 - 12:00

We are actively recruiting to add a full- and/or part-time clinical psychologist to our team at the West End Clinic (WEC) at MGH.  The WEC is an outpatient specialty clinic for adults with substance use and other comorbid disorders from socioculturally diverse backgrounds.  Please feel free to share our job posting (included below) with interested candidates.  The hospital’s credentialing process can take a few months, so we encourage candidates interested in a Summer/Fall 2022 start to apply now. 

Staff Clinical Psychologist

The West End Clinic, the outpatient addiction services clinic in the Psychiatry Department of Massachusetts General Hospital, is seeking to hire either a part-time or full-time (20-40 hours/week) Clinical Psychologist with experience and expertise in the treatment of addiction and comorbid psychiatric disorders. The position requires expertise in assessment, brief/motivational interventions, group and individual psychotherapy utilizing evidence-based practices such as CBT, DBT, and ACT. The psychologist will also coordinate care with medical providers in various hospital services, including urgent care and outpatient services. 

Benefits and Perks:

  • Partial or complete remote work through telemedicine platform (i.e., daily commute to/from Boston NOT required)
  • Specific hours are negotiable
  • Continuing education credits available through MGH Psychiatry Academy
  • Teaching opportunities per candidate’s interest
  • Academic appointment through Harvard Medical School
  • Benefits include health insurance, malpractice coverage, life insurance, retirement match, etc.


  • PhD, PsyD, or EdD in clinical psychology 
  • 2 years of experience in assessment and evidence-based treatments of substance use and co-morbid disorders 
  • Licensed or license-eligible to practice in Massachusetts 
  • Must be physically located in New England or Florida


Shayna Bassett, PhD, Associate Clinical Director at 




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