Each intern will be assigned a licensed psychologist as their primary supervisor from
their primary site. Interns will receive a minimum of two hours of direct supervision
per week from their primary supervisor, one hour of group supervision, and one-half hour
of supervision per week from their minor rotation supervisor. All clients served by interns
are the clinical responsibility of the licensed psychologist who is providing
supervision on the case.
Each site will provide the intern an additional one- half to one full hour of supervision which
may be provided through case consultation conferences, multidisciplinary team meetings,
supervision of supervision etc. Please refer to individual sites for more information regarding
supervision. If interns are assigned their own supervisee as part of their primary or
elective rotation, interns will receive an additional hour of supervision from a licensed
psychologist. Interns will receive a minimum of 4 hours of supervision each week
from a licensed psychologist. Interns will receive a minimum of 4 hours of supervision
Research opportunities will vary from site to site. Students may have the opportunity to
participate in research projects with other professionals on site and present the results of
their research project at a local, regional, or national conference. Other sites may require
that the intern write a major research paper and present it to the staff/ faculty at the site.
All trainees of the consortium will receive experience in the following areas:
Psychotherapy – Each consortium site will provide interns with supervised experience
in individual, couples, and group therapy. Interns fluent in Spanish will also received
supervised experience in providing these services in Spanish.
Assessment – Each consortium site will provide interns with supervised experience in
performing assessments. Interns will receive training and experience in the selection,
administration, and interpretation of assessment batteries to answer specific diagnostic
questions. The batteries used will depend on the site chosen but may include the
following areas: intelligence, achievement, and personality.