About CHDI

Job Opportunities

CHDI was named one of the Best Places to Work in Connecticut


CHDI is looking to expand our team. We are seeking candidates with the dedication and demonstrated ability to contribute to effective policies, systems, and practices that improve children's behavioral health and well-being. 

  • Project Coordinator for Youth and Family Engagement - The Child Health and Development Institute (CHDI) is seeking a Project Coordinator to work on youth and family engagement projects related to school and community-based systems of care implementation and sustainability in children’s behavioral health. CHDI works to improve the quality of behavioral health services for Connecticut children and serves as the statewide Coordinating Center for the Connecting Children and Families to Care Initiative (CONNECT) and the School-Based Diversion Initiative (SBDI).
  • Senior Project Coordinator/Project Coordinator - The Child Health and Development Institute (CHDI) is seeking a Senior Project Coordinator or Project Coordinator to work on projects related to evidence-based practice dissemination and quality improvement initiatives in children’s behavioral health programs. 
  • 2023-2024 Postdoctoral Fellowship - The Child Health and Development Institute (CHDI), an independent non-profit intermediary organization, is accepting applications for a one-year Postdoctoral Fellowship in children’s behavioral health. The Fellow will work on one or more initiatives focused on improving children’s behavioral health in Connecticut, with an emphasis on working at the systems, policy, and practice levels.
  • CHDI is committed to providing equal access to our employment environment and ensues that  all employment-related decisions are in accord with the principles of equal opportunity.
CHDI’s core values of anti-racism, respect, accountability, collaboration, and equitable action have been intentionally and collaboratively designed to reflect the culture we strive to embody and the ways that we approach our work.  Learn more about CHDI's commitment to anti-racism and equity.