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Thank you for your interest in employment with The Trauma Disorders Program, part of Sheppard Pratt Health System! We are always looking for dedicated and compassionate individuals to join our team. Click here to view current employment opportunities and to access our online application.

Please be assured your credentials will be reviewed by the Recruitment Team upon submission. If we require further information or wish to schedule an interview, we will contact you. Should you not hear from a member of the Recruitment Team within 30 days, it is likely we are considering other candidates.

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Interested in a Fellowship?

The Postdoctoral Fellowship Program in The Trauma Disorders Program at Sheppard Pratt Health System is an intensive one-year training program in the evaluation and treatment of patients with dissociative and posttraumatic stress disorders (PTSD). The primary training experience involves serving as a therapist on a multidisciplinary inpatient unit for patients with histories of complex trauma. In addition to placement on the inpatient unit, postdocs are also trained in conducting outpatient psychotherapy and in providing specialized evaluations and consultations for patients with dissociative disorders and PTSD.


Training in this program includes:

  • Instruction in the phase-oriented approach to trauma treatment
  • Strong psychodynamic training incorporated with the use of cognitive behavioral techniques
  • Specialized psychological testing
  • Hypnotherapy techniques
  • Group psychotherapy
  • Experience in long-term psychodynamic therapy


Postdocs in The Trauma Disorders Program receive four to six formal hours of weekly supervision, including a didactic seminar on the evaluation and treatment of trauma disorders.

Application Process:

The Postdoctoral Fellowship Program runs from September 1 to August 31 each year. To apply, please send hard copies of curriculum vita, official graduate transcripts, and three recommendation letters to:

Dr. Victor Welzant
The Trauma Disorders Program
Sheppard Pratt Health System
6501 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21204

Qualified applicants will be invited to interview starting in January, and selection of applicants will occur on a rolling basis until the positions are filled. Sheppard Pratt is committed to a culturally and ethnically diverse workplace. EEO.