Additional Information

The Clinical Psychology Internship will begin on July 1, 2014 and run through June 30, 2015.

The current yearly stipend is $26,500, plus subsidized medical benefits.  Dental benefits are also available for an additional fee.

Three weeks of vacation time is provided to each intern, plus holidays for The University of Chicago Medicine. Professional time is also available for conferences and dissertation defense.

We will have 4 intern positions for the 2014-2015 training year, with one intern selected and matched for each of the four tracks: Adult/Health Psychology, Adult Neuropsychology, Child Psychology/Pediatric Neuropsychology, and Eating Disorders.

Interns have individual offices with telephones, computers, voice mail, photocopy privileges and clerical support.

Educational resources available to interns include the extensive University of Chicago library and computer systems, a separate departmental library, and audiovisual equipment for viewing and recording clinical work.

Interns are employees of the University of Chicago Medicine and may review the following documents addressing employee benefits, diversity training, the Medical Center termination policy, discrimination policy, and employee/labor relations forms. This information is available to the public at the following link: http://www.uchospitals.edu/

Grievance and due process polices specific to the Internship Program can be obtained by emailing Dr. Shona Vas at svas@yoda.bsd.uchicago.edu.  These policies will be presented and discussed with interns during orientation week and are available on a shared drive to all interns and faculty members upon acceptance to the program.

Our next APA accreditation site visit is scheduled for 2019.

Applicants matched to the internship should understand that prior to commencing the internship they will be required to successfully pass a required medical examination, which includes a drug test.

Applicants should also note that some clinical rotations require an automobile to gain access to them and that some rotations require evening hours.

For more information or questions regarding the internship or the application process, please call 773-702-0529 to speak with the Internship Secretary. Alternatively, you may also email the Director of Clinical Psychology Training, Dr. Shona Vas at svas@yoda.bsd.uchicago.edu.