Burke Rehabilitation Hospital offers an intensive psychology externship program which is an immersive experience in an adult rehabilitation setting. Positions are open only to pre-doctoral psychology candidates. Externs are on-site 16 hours per week and receive intensive training in both the inpatient hospital and outpatient department settings conducting individual/family and group psychotherapies and performing cognitive and neuropsychological assessments.
Applicants may apply to either the Adult track or the Neuropsychology track. Externs participate in a variety of didactic experiences including, Grand Rounds presentations, case conferences and a weekly extern seminar. Supervision is provided by licensed clinical psychologists.
Burke’s externship abides by the PYSDNYS-NYNJADO externship guidelines and standards. Please refer to the APA portal for more information: http://psychpracticum.apa.org.