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Psychology Intern (ID: 105682) for Fall 2017

Agency/Facility

OPWDD Capital District DDSO

Balltown & Consaul Roads
Schenectady , NY 12304

Division/Unit: Capital District DDSO / Psych Dept

 

Web Site: http://www.opwdd.ny.gov(New Window)

 

Proposal Information

Description:

This position will involve the provision of psychological services to individuals who are eligible for OPWDD. The location may be in Community IRAs, day programs, and in the various offices of OPWDD in the Capital District region.

Under the supervision of a licensed psychologist the intern will assist psychology staff in the performance of psychology related duties which will include but not be limited to the following:

- Working directly with individuals receiving services
- Assisting Master's level psychologists in their duties
- Participating in various meetings based on need and interests
- Assist in data collection, entry and analysis of behavioral data
- Participating in assessments, such as risk assessments
- Writing notes and reports as needed
- Participating as a member of the clinical team

The candidate must adhere to OPWDD policies and procedures. The candidate must adhere to the APA code of ethics.

 

Skills:

writing

data collection

 

Internship Areas: Clinical Services, Human Services

Logistical Information

Payment? Unpaid

Number of Hours: 20 - 30

Location: Schenectady

Number of Interns Needed: 1

Desired Candidate Profile

Preferred Standing Graduate Student

Minimum Standing: Graduate Student

Degree Concentrations: Counseling, Psychology/Psychiatry