APA Pre-Doctoral Psychology Internship
The Psychology Department of WJCS offers a PRE-DOCTORAL INTERNSHIP PROGRAM for students working toward a Ph.D. or Psy.D. degree in clinical, school or counseling psychology. The internship is accredited by the American Psychological Association and consists of 4 full-time (one- year) positions. Questions related to the program's accredited status should be directed to the Commission on Accreditation:
Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
American Psychological Association
750 1st Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: (202) 336-5979; E-mail: email@example.com
Each fellow is usually based at a WJCS family mental health clinic or other outpatient setting, as well as at least two rotational placements in such programs as Dialectical Behavior Therapy, forensics assessment, trauma and abuse, parent-child drop-in center, juvenile sex offenders and autism diagnostic evaluation. Fellows are expected to meet WJCS' evidence-based therapy, testing, research, supervision and teaching requirements.
Click here for Psychology Pre-doctoral Internship Training Program Brochure.
For questions about the Psychology Internship that are not addressed by the brochure, contact:
Liane Nelson, Ph.D., Chief Psychologist and Director of Treatment Center for Trauma and Abuse
Phone: (914) 949-7699 ext. 475 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
For questions about the Psychology Internship application process that are not addressed by the brochure, contact:
Colleen Porrazzo, Psychology Internship Application Coordinator
Phone: (914) 848-8170 E-mail: email@example.com.
The agency also provides a Psychology Externship Program for second-, third- and fourth-year doctoral candidates enrolled in clinical, school and counseling programs. Social Work Internships for first and second year graduate students from schools of social work provide field work placements.