Eating Recovery Center
  • Denver

ocated in Denver, Colorado, Eating Recovery Center is an international center for eating disorders recovery providing comprehensive treatment for anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder and other unspecified eating disorders.

We offer healing and hope for a lasting recovery to individuals and families suffering with an eating disorder. Utilizing a full continuum of care, we provide expert behavioral health and medicaltreatment for eating disorders in an environment of compassion, competence, collaboration, and integrity.

"Eating Recovery Center’s mission is to provide the very best care to patients, families and providers of care in the treatment of, and recovery from, eating disorders and related conditions."

A licensed, Joint Commission-accredited behavioral hospital, Eating Recovery Center was founded by a team of leading experts whose goal was to fuse evidence-based findings and innovation to create a center of excellence for the treatment of eating disorder symptoms.

Eating Recovery Center offers the full spectrum of eating disorders treatment services for female and male adultsadolescents and children, including Inpatient, Residential, Partial Hospitalization and Outpatient programs.

Multidisciplinary treatment teams understand the challenges of eating disorder recovery and are deeply committed to guiding you or your loved one to a lasting recovery. Each treatment team consists of a psychiatrist, psychoclinician, family clinician, dietitian, nurse, case manager, alumni coordinator and other related patient support staff. A full-time internal medicine physician is also available to all patients.

May 04, 2018
We are looking for a  Director of Research who will collaborate with Craig Johnson, Ph.D,  FAED, Chief Science Officer and Phil Mehler, M.D., FACP, FAED, Eating Recovery Center President, to develop and advance a research and evaluation agenda that aligns with Eating Recovery Center’s mission of providing the best care to patients and families. Corporately, all programs in the Eating Recovery Center (ERC) network, dedicate significant resources to research in an effort to promote a high level of rigor, validity and transparency.  ERC boasts a fully integrated research platform infrastructure, including multiple assessment tools at admission and discharge as well as full implementation of Recovery Record to report treatment outcomes for the more than 4,500 annual patients.  Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Design comprehensive research and evaluation studies that assess program outcomes at the residential, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient, and outpatient levels of care across Eating Recovery Center and Insight Behavioral Health facilities. Develop ongoing research and evaluation plans, predictive models, and data collection protocols and tools. Collect, manage, and analyze quantitative and qualitative data from treatment programs. Create systems and processes for using data to provide ongoing feedback and support to senior leadership and program heads for quality improvement purposes. Collaborate with senior leadership, medical staff and other clinical professionals to effectively communicate findings to internal and external audiences. Experienced in working with large data drops which are used to write papers for statistically relevant outcomes and to identify potential correlations to pursue.  Author peer-reviewed publications that contribute to the academic literature on the treatment of mood, anxiety, and eating disorders. Prepare conference presentations, research resources, and briefing/white papers that, along with peer-reviewed publications, increase Insight's external visibility and position Insight as a data-driven leader in the mental health services sector. Create and sustain a transparent data management system that uses syntax and other traceable manipulations to convert raw data points into more interpretable and analyzable aggregate data. This position is not dependent upon external funding, however, experience obtaining extramural funding or developing funding opportunities is preferred. Develop a research Post Doctoral program.  Education and/or Experience: Ph.D. or MD in psychology, Psychiatry, or a related field.  5+ years experience in data management and quantitative methods, with an emphasis on longitudinal data analysis and/or mixed-models analysis (e.g., hierarchical linear modeling, multilevel modeling, nested models). Some training/knowledge in psychometric and measurement methods. Benefits include: A competency-driven core culture, offering a great place to work in addition to providing world-class care to our patients. Opportunity for adjunct faculty appointments at local universities.   Competitive compensation package including excellent fringe benefits Health, Dental, Vision, Disability and Life insurance Paid Time Off 401(K) with Company Match Flexible Spending Account Program Click here to apply to this position. For more information please contact our Talent Acquisition Manager, Jill Fowler at or 720-258-4056.
Eating Recovery Center Denver, CO, USA Full time