Psychology Undergraduate Research Opportunities

Clinical Assessment and Outcomes in Adult and Adolescent DBT

This project was expired on 12/31/2016


To find out about this 499 opportunity contact:

Contact name: Dr. Peter Doyle
Email: info@ebtseattle.com

Faculty Information

Faculty Advisor:
Department: Psychology

Does faculty advisor meet with students?

If yes, how often? biweekly to quarterly, depending

Direct supervisor of students:

Travis Osborne, Ph.D.
Supervisor Title: Clinical Psychologist and Director of Outcomes Monitoring
Will 499 students participate in weekly or biweekly discussions sessions about research or project? No

Short Project Description

Project Description: The Evidence Based Treatment Centers of Seattle is looking for a bright individual interested in assisting our research team in conducting assessment and treatment outcome research at a prominent clinic in downtown Seattle. This is an exciting position for a person interested in clinical psychology, especially someone pursuing graduate level psychology in the future. Specific tasks include: * Enter, interpret and present data to clinicians about individual clients * Mentorship provided by a Ph.D. or Psy.D. level psychologist * Data entry and literature reviews * Various administrative tasks within the clinic * Possible opportunities for publications and/or presentations (depending on current availability) Faculty Name: Sally Moore/Kevin King

Work Schedule

Min. number of hours/weekstudent must work: 9
Evenings/weekends OK? Yes
Times a student must bepresent/work: Must have some availability between 8am and 6pm M-F. Required research meeting at least one Tuesday per month, 2:30 to 3:00 pm.
Student commitment: 3 quarter minimum

499 Responsibilities

Working with Data Working with Subjects Working with Animals/physiology
50 % data entry % video taping % animal care
15 % database management % interview subjects % animal observation
15 % encoding data 10 % scheduling appt % surgical techniques
10 % library research % running subjects % histology
% data collection % child care % laboratory protocols
    % recruiting subjects    


Skills / Experience Preferred

An ideal candidate should be familiar with research methods for psychology, proficient in Excel, and sensitive while working with an outpatient client base.