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Gainesville - North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System

Internship Program

The predoctoral internship at the North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association. The next site visit will be during the academic year 2015.

The North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System Psychology Training Program offers APA-accredited internships to U.S. citizens who are pursuing a doctoral degree in clinical or counseling psychology from an APA-accredited institution. To be considered, students must demonstrate completion of at least three years of graduate course work and a minimum of 600 direct contact hours in assessment and intervention. Applicants must be certified as ready for internship by their Director of Training.

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Psychology Internship - Gainesville


Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

The postdoctoral fellowship at the North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association. The next site visit will be during the academic year 2021.

Applicants must be a US citizen and have completed all requirements of an APA-accredited doctoral program in clinical or counseling psychology, including an APA-accredited internship, prior to the fellowship start date. Applicants are required to have a strong interest in geriatrics, PTSD, or substance abuse issues and treatment with a long-term goal to provide service and contribute to these areas in psychology.

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Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship - Gainesville

Postdoctoral applications due by Monday, January 5, 2015. Postdoctoral offers will be made by in a timely manner, in accordance with guidance from APPIC. At this time of this change to our website, a specific date by which postdoctoral offers will be made has not been determined.

The internship and postdoctoral fellowship programs at the North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association. Questions about the accreditation status of our internship and/or fellowship program can be addressed to the American Psychological Association Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation (contact information below).

Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
American Psychological Association
750 1st Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002
Phone: (202) 336-5979 / E-mail: apaaccred@apa.org
Web: www.apa.org/ed/accreditation

Contact Us

North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System

Jeffrey Bates, Ph.D.
Director, Psychology Training

1601 SW Archer Road
Gainesville, FL 32608-1197
(352) 374-6020

APPIC Match Numbers

General Internship: 120711

Geropsychology Internship: 120712

Applications Due

Internship:
November 1, 2014

Postdoctoral Fellowship:
January 5, 2015

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