The predoctoral internship at the West Los Angeles VA Healthcare Center is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association. Our next site visit will be in 2017.
Applications for full-time internship positions in psychology will be accepted from students who are enrolled in doctoral programs in clinical or counseling psychology that are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association. The training program is funded to support 7 full-time internship positions, three of which are designated for trainees who will spend six months on rotations in Geropsychology.
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Psychology Internship - West Los Angeles
Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
The postdoctoral fellowship at the West Los Angeles VA Healthcare Center is not currently accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association. An application for APA accreditation is in process.
We are seeking fellowship applicants with strong skills in assessment, intervention, consultation, and clinical research, with specific interests and training in their chosen emphasis area. We currently have 6 full-time Clinical Psychology fellowship positions available for the 2014-15 training year. Two of these are two year positions, and four are one year positions. Emphasis area fellowships are available in the following areas: Health Psychology; Trauma Psychology; Integrative Health; Polytrauma Psychology (2-year position); and Geropsychology/Neuropsychology (2-year position). We have two Integrative Health positions open this year. Applicants should have completed an APA-accredited internship program and APA-accredited doctoral program in clinical or counseling psychology.
Our selection criteria focus on background training and experience and the ability of the applicant to articulate training goals and professional aspirations that we feel are consistent with the VA mission. We seek the best fit between applicants and our training program.
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Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship - West Los Angeles
West Los Angeles VA Healthcare Center
Anna Okonek, Ph.D.
Director, Psychology Training
11301 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90073-1003
(310) 478-3711 ext. 40301
APPIC Match Numbers
General Internship: 113811
November 1, 2013
December 27, 2013