Psychology Practicum/Externship

Description

We are currently offering one training position in psychological testing and case conceptualization. Clinical cases primarily involve individuals who present with a variety of mental health illnesses, accompanying cognitive symptoms, and/or comorbid medical illnesses (e.g., PTSD, ADHD, learning disorders, mood disorders). Populations served range in age from early childhood to adults.

Duties & Responsibilities

– Assist with clinical interviews

– Administration of psychological tests

– Scoring and interpretation of psychological tests

– Report writing

Hours

–20+ hours per week (flexibility to work daytime, evenings, and weekend hours is required)

*Course credit can be earned if approved by the trainee’s graduate school program.

Requirements
– Master’s degree in psychology (or other related social science field) from an APA approved institution and completion of an assessment course sequence

– Completion of Bachelor’s degree in psychology (or other related social science field) will be considered

– Skill working with children and adults of culturally and economically diverse backgrounds, evidenced by prior training experiences is a must

Skills

– excellent verbal and written communication skills, leadership skills, efficiency, dependability, and organization

– knowledgeable of psychological testing administration (cognitive and achievement testing), scoring, and interpretation

– personal attributes desired include being proactive, goal oriented, reliable, and personable

How to Apply

Send resume and letter of interest to Shannon Bragg (Office Manager) admin_sweetwater@bellsouth.net. Please no phone calls or faxes.