Internship Admissions Support and Initial Placement Data

Program Disclosures
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not limited to, admissions, hiring, retention policies, and/or requirements for completion that express mission and values. 
Internship Program Admissions
Date Program Tables are updated: 09/07/2023
Briefly describe in narrative form important information to assist potential applicants in assessing their likely fit with your program. This description must be consistent with the program’s policies on intern selection and practicum and academic preparation requirements:
We consider only applicants from APA or CPA accredited doctoral programs in counseling or clinical psychology. Applicants must be in good standing with their department and have completed all doctoral coursework prior to the beginning of the internship. They must have successfully defended their comprehensive examinations by the time of application to the internship and be certified as ready for internship by their academic training director. 
Does the program require that applicants have received a minimum number of hours of the following at time of application? If Yes, indicate how many:
Total Direct Contact Intervention HoursNYAmount: 300
Total Direct Contact Assessment HoursNY

Amount: NA

Describe any other required minimum criteria used to screen applicants:
Preference is given to applicants who have: successfully defended their dissertation proposals by rank day; completed a course on supervision by start of internship; experience providing supervision; experience using video recorded sessions in supervision; completed a course on group therapy by start of internship; experience conducting group therapy.  APA or CPA accredited program.


Financial and Other Benefit Support for Upcoming Training Year*

Annual Stipend/Salary for Full-time Interns $31,500
Annual Stipend/Salary for Half-time InternsN/A
Program provides access to medical insurance for intern?YesNo
      If access to medical insurance is provided: 
      Trainee contribution to cost required?YesNo
      Coverage of family member(s) available?YesNo
      Coverage of legally married partner available?YesNo
      Coverage of domestic partner available? (Yes, if under common law.)YesNo
Hours of Annual Paid Personal Time Off (PTO and/or Vacation)26 days
Hours of Annual Paid Sick Leave 12 days
In the event of medical conditions and/or family needs that require extended leave, does the program allow reasonable unpaid leave to interns/residents in excess of personal time off and sick leave? YesNo
Other Benefits (please describe): 1 discretionary day. Up to 3 professional development days. $150 professional development allowance. Dental & vision insurance available. Flexible Spending Account or Health Savings Account. Campus library privileges. Discounts to performing arts. Access to recreation center (for a fee). Access to campus parking (for a fee). 
*Note. Programs are not required by the Commission on Accreditation to provide all benefits listed in this table

Initial Post-Internship Positions

(Provide an Aggregated Tally for the Preceding 3 Cohorts) 2019 - 2022

Total # of interns who were in the 3 cohorts: 9

Total # of interns who did not seek employment because they returned to their doctoral program/are completing doctoral degree: 0

Note: “PD” = Post-doctoral residency position; “EP” = Employed Position. Each individual represented in this table should be counted only one time.  For former trainees working in more than one setting, select the setting that represents their primary position.

Post-Internship PositionsPDEP
Academic teaching01
Community mental health center01
University Counseling Center12
Hospital/Medical Center00
Veterans Affairs Health Care System00
Psychiatric Facility01
Correctional Facility00
Health Maintenance Organization00
School District/System00
Independent Practice Setting21