GOALS AND OBJECTIVES
Interns will develop and demonstrate the necessary skills including theory, research, practice and knowledge to enter the field of professional clinical psychology as scientist-practitioners.
Objective A: Independently integrate science and clinical judgment with practice and evaluate the effectiveness of interventions.
Objective B: Interns will demonstrate effective intervention planning, including case conceptualization specific to youth and context.
Objective C: Treat patients and their families presenting with a wide variety of psychological problems.
Objective D: Independently select and implement multiple methods to evaluate and assess children, adolescents and adults.
Objective E: Provide ethically sound, culturally sensitive, and evidenced based interventions with fidelity to adapt where appropriate
Interns will develop an integrated and ethical professional identity as a psychologist.
Objective A: Demonstrate honesty, personal responsibility, and adherence to professional goals.
Objective B: Foster reflectivity, self-awareness, self assessment and the impact of self on others to inform practice and interactions.
Objective C: Acquire competency and appreciation of continued sequential and developmental knowledge and growth as a professional psychologist.
Objective D: Appreciate and develop knowledge and understanding of the supervision process as a supervisee.
Objective E: Appreciate and develop knowledge and understanding of the supervision process as a supervisor.
Interns will value the role of the psychologist in society as a culturally competent agent of change for community based needs, including: advocacy, prevention, and intervention.
Objective A: Embrace the role of the individual and cultural/ diversity in treatment planning, intervention and consultation.
Objective B: Serve in a Leadership role on multi-disciplinary interagency teams.
Objective C: Identifies when to initiate, collaborate, consult, and seek supervision.
Objective D: Understand and appreciate the role of the psychologist in impacting larger systems as a leader and manager.
Objective E: Independently acts to safeguard the welfare and safety of others