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Procedure for Obtaining the Internship

Orientation and Application

First, enroll in PSY 4870 (Pre-Internship Seminar) during the semester before the Internship.  Several required forms will be completed and/or explained during the Seminar. 

Resume: A comprehensive Resume is developed along with a formal cover letter and list of relevant courses describing the particular student?s curricular emphasis.

Assignments are completed involving self analysis (strengths & weaknesses), ethics and personal goals.

Agency Selection -- the Seminar instructor determines acceptability of an internship using the following criteria: 

Specific goals and intended activities of the student

Level of training of supervisor  (degree, and job title or experience)

Quality and quantity of supervision

Nature of activities

Client population served