The Postdoctoral Residency Program in Clinical Child Psychology in Autism and Related Disorders is a full-time, two-year experience beginning on September 1, 2021. Candidates must have completed all requirements for their doctoral degree prior to beginning the fellowship. Only graduates of APA/CPA-accredited doctoral programs and APA/CPA-accredited doctoral internships will be considered. Fellows receive appointments through the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. The current stipend for first year residents is consistent with the National Institute of Health (NIH) PGY1 guidelines and includes eight holidays, two weeks of vacation, and one week of professional/conference time per year. Health insurance is available.

Those interested in applying for the Child Clinical Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship should send the following by email to

  1. Letter of interest
  2. Curriculum vita (CV)
  3. Graduate transcripts (e-mailed or mailed directly from the university)
  4. Three letters of reference (emailed directly from the letter writer)
  5. Two de-identified psychological reports

Please submit application materials by January 31, 2021.

Those needing to mail application materials should address them to:

Amy Keefer, PhD, ABPP
3901 Greenspring Aveneue
Baltimore, MD 21211

In-person interviews will be scheduled at Kennedy Krieger Institute on February 8, 2021 and on February 10, 2021. Fellowship offers will be made on the universal notification date (February 22, 2021).

If you have additional questions, please contact the Child Clinical Psychology in Autism and Related Disorders training director:

Amy Keefer, PhD, ABPP