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Tuskegee - Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System

Internship Program

The predoctoral internship at the Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System (CAVHCS) is fully accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association. The next site visit will be calendar year 2027. Currently, the Psychology Service at the Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System (CAVHCS) is comprised of 19 full-time Psychologists. Dr. Cynthia Gooden is the Director of Training ( Psychology Service staff members provide mental health care (individual, group) and additional related services throughout CAVHCS. CAVHCS consist of two main medical centers at Tuskegee and Montgomery, Alabama; VA Clinic in Montgomery area and Community-Based Outpatient Clinics in Dothan, Alabama; Ft. Rucker, Alabama; Ft. Benning, Georgia and Columbus, Georgia. In addition to the Psychology Doctoral Internship Program, Psychology Services provides training to practicum students pursuing their Doctoral degree in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Auburn University. Please review brochure for detailed information and feel free to contact Dr. Cynthia Gooden for any questions.

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Psychology Internship - Tuskegee

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Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System

Cynthia Gooden, Psy.D.
Director of Training, Psychology Internship Program

2100 Comer Ave.
Columbus, GA 31904
(706) 257-7200 x561032  APPIC Match Number


Applications Due

November 18

Sponsored by the Veterans Health Administration: Office of Academic Affiliations and Mental Health Services
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