2022-2023 Internship Placements
Outpatient Mental Health (Child/Adult) #196712 - Interns will provide psychological services to mostly an adolescent and child population (some adult clients may be on caseload). Individual, family therapy and group therapy with clients of various diagnostic issues in a clinic-based setting. Treatment team participation and collaboration with other mental health professionals expected.
Outpatient Mental Health (Adult/Child) #196719 - Interns will provide psychological services mostly to an outpatient adult population of those with either acute mental health issues or those with severe and persistent mental health issues (some adolescent/child clients will be on the caseload). Group facilitation in an adult day treatment program is likely.
Hospital Generalist (Adult/Child) #196713 - Interns will provide psychological services to adults, adolescents and children in the three units of our private psychiatric hospital. Individual, group, family and consultation experiences are common with this placement. Acute mental health issues, co-occurring disorders and trauma are common diagnostic experiences in this placement.
Trauma Services (Adult/Child) #196717- Interns will provide trauma-focused services to adults, children and adolescents within the Rape Crisis Clinic for issues related to sexual assault, child sexual abuse, human trafficking and other traumatic life experience. Individual therapy predominates, though ongoing groups for adult survivors and non-offending parents are available.
Integrative Substance Misuse #196714- Interns will provide psychological services to adults with co-occurring substance misuse and mental health issues in hospital, medical psychology and primary care settings. The major rotation will work with Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) program on the Centerstone Hospital campus (outpatient, residential and detox). Minor rotation will be at AllCare, Centerplace, and Turning Points conducting medical psychology services and consultations in the community.
Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC) - Interns provide an all-inclusive range of substance use and mental health disorder services, especially for individuals who have the most complex needs. CCBHC interns provide the comprehensive array of services that are necessary to create access, stabilize people in crisis, and provide the necessary treatment for those with the most serious, complex mental illnesses and addictions.
AllCare Medical Centers
Medical Psychology #196711 - AllCare provides primary healthcare to patients of all ages (from newborn to aging adults), with a psychological component integrated throughout the practice. Interns will provide individual and family therapy to an outpatient population of children, adolescents, adults, and geriatrics with acute mental health issues. Interns will also provide comprehensive psychological assessments to those populations, to aid in diagnostic clarity and treatment planning.
Comprehensive Child Diagnosis & Treatment- Interns will provide comprehensive outpatient psychological services to children, adolescents, and adults within the context of a community-based FQHC health care delivery system in Sarasota County, FL. Most referrals will come from pediatric providers but can also include general adult and substance abuse referrals across the age span, based on intern preferences. Interns will conduct initial intakes and provide outpatient therapeutic interventions that will include: individual therapy, family-based interventions, parent education and training, and school-based interventions.
Psychological & Neurobehavioral Services
Neuropsychology - Interns provide neuropsychological assessment to children, adolescents, adults and geriatrics presenting with psychological, neuropsychological and medical conditions. Adult conditions include traumatic brain injury, stroke, seizure disorder, depression, anxiety and other mood/affective conditions. Childhood conditions include traumatic brain injury, autism spectrum disorders, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, learning disorders, depression, anxiety and other mood/behavioral disorders. Provide cognitive rehabilitation services to remediate cognitive deficits and protect against future decline.
Medical Psychology- Interns will provide comprehensive assessment and psychotherapy services within an outpatient neurorehabilitation program at Winter Haven Hospital and at a clinic-based Family Health Center. Intern will develop skills working in a primary care setting by providing short-term psychotherapy, engaging in warm handoffs, and administering/interpreting mental health and screening measures.