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APA Doctoral Psychology Internship

 

 

 

 

 Picture includes all of the Counseling and Testing Staff at a retreat September 24, 2013

 

The doctoral internship program in health service psychology is a one year, full-time, stipend program which integrates:

  • Developing conceptual knowledge
  • Applied skills and competence in individual psychotherapy
  • Group therapy
  • Diagnostic assessment
  • Multiculturalism 
  • Crisis intervention
  • Clinical supervision
  • Consultation
  • Outreach programming
  • Professional ethics and decision-making

Psychologists are recognized as Health Service Providers if they are duly trained and experienced in the delivery of preventive, assessment, diagnostic and therapeutic intervention services relative to the psychological and physical health of consumers based on: 1) having completed scientific and professional training resulting in a doctoral degree in psychology; 2) having completed an internship and supervised experience in health care settings; and 3) having been licensed as psychologists at the independent practice level” (APA,1996; APA, 2011).  The Counseling and Testing Center at University of Oregon adheres to the principals of the Health Service Psychology Education Collaborative (APA 2013, August 5). For more information please see:  http://www.apa.org/ed/resources/preparing-competent-practitioners.pdf

Qualified candidates must be doctoral students in APA Accredited counseling or clinical psychology programs with 500 practica intervention hours verified by application deadline as well as qualifying examinations completed by Nov. 3, 2014. Psychologists seeking training to change specialties to the counseling or clinical areas must complete the same didactic and practicum requirements.

All materials must be available for review on-line by our due date of Nov. 3, 2014, by 7am PST.  Complete the Uniform Internship Application, APPI, found on the APPIC website at www.appic.org, then click on 'APPI On-Line'.   You will need to submit a cover letter, current vita, your official graduate transcripts (doctoral and masters level) and three current letters of reference including one reference from a college counseling center supervisor It is our strong preference that recommenders use the APPIC Form for Letters of Recommendation available on the AAPI website, but will accept traditional letters in rare cases if that is not possible. (See FAQS section for more details on application requirements).

Program Information

 

FAQs when applying for the Internship Program.

 

Check-out our video on the Internship Program where you can meet our staff and see the campus! 

APA Accreditation

The University Counseling and Testing Center's internship is fully accredited by the American Psychological Association, 750 First Street NE, Washington, D.C. 20002-4242. Ph.(202)336-5979 or (202)336-6123 TDD.

This is a 12-month, 2000 hour internship that begins on August 24, 2015 and ends on August 23, 2016.

 

 

 

 Picture includes all of the Counseling and Testing Staff at a retreat September 24, 2013

 

The doctoral internship program in health service psychology is a one year, full-time, stipend program which integrates:

  • Developing conceptual knowledge
  • Applied skills and competence in individual psychotherapy
  • Group therapy
  • Diagnostic assessment
  • Multiculturalism 
  • Crisis intervention
  • Clinical supervision
  • Consultation
  • Outreach programming
  • Professional ethics and decision-making

Psychologists are recognized as Health Service Providers if they are duly trained and experienced in the delivery of preventive, assessment, diagnostic and therapeutic intervention services relative to the psychological and physical health of consumers based on: 1) having completed scientific and professional training resulting in a doctoral degree in psychology; 2) having completed an internship and supervised experience in health care settings; and 3) having been licensed as psychologists at the independent practice level” (APA,1996; APA, 2011).  The Counseling and Testing Center at University of Oregon adheres to the principals of the Health Service Psychology Education Collaborative (APA 2013, August 5). For more information please see:  http://www.apa.org/ed/resources/preparing-competent-practitioners.pdf

Qualified candidates must be doctoral students in APA Accredited counseling or clinical psychology programs with 500 practica intervention hours verified by application deadline as well as qualifying examinations completed by Nov. 3, 2014. Psychologists seeking training to change specialties to the counseling or clinical areas must complete the same didactic and practicum requirements.

All materials must be available for review on-line by our due date of Nov. 3, 2014, by 7am PST.  Complete the Uniform Internship Application, APPI, found on the APPIC website at www.appic.org, then click on 'APPI On-Line'.   You will need to submit a cover letter, current vita, your official graduate transcripts (doctoral and masters level) and three current letters of reference including one reference from a college counseling center supervisor It is our strong preference that recommenders use the APPIC Form for Letters of Recommendation available on the AAPI website, but will accept traditional letters in rare cases if that is not possible. (See FAQS section for more details on application requirements).

Program Information

 

FAQs when applying for the Internship Program.

 

Check-out our video on the Internship Program where you can meet our staff and see the campus! 

APA Accreditation

The University Counseling and Testing Center's internship is fully accredited by the American Psychological Association, 750 First Street NE, Washington, D.C. 20002-4242. Ph.(202)336-5979 or (202)336-6123 TDD.

This is a 12-month, 2000 hour internship that begins on August 24, 2015 and ends on August 23, 2016.