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The program remains accredited through 2027. The expected deadline for internship applications for the 2023-2024 academic year is November 6, 2023.

Doctoral Internship in Health Service Psychology

Accredited by the American Psychological Association

Accreditation Status

The Doctoral Internship in Health Service Psychology has been continuously accredited since 2000 by the American Psychological Association.

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 First Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002-4242

Phone: 202-336-5979    TDD/TTY: 202-336-6123


Doctoral Internship

  • This is a 2000-hour, 12-month, full-time internship, with a stipend of $31,223.00.
  • Supervision and mentorship are provided to meet profession-wide competencies in the field of health service psychology.
  • Interns prepare for careers in university counseling centers and other related mental health settings.
  • Interns develop advanced clinical skills in health service psychology including:
    • Provision of culturally competent individual and group therapy.
    • Clinical and diagnostic assessment skills.
    • Supervision provision (contingent upon availability of practicum students, otherwise through peer supervision).
    • Provide consultation services to the university community.

Internship Training Program Description

Training Values Addressing Diversity

Application Process

Previous Interns

Internship Admissions, Support, and Initial Placement Data

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