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General Introduction

Info on our Amazing APA-Accredited Internship

Thank you very much for your interest in our APA-accredited internship in health service psychology. We are very excited that you would consider us for your internship experience. For the 2022-2023 academic year, Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) at Brigham Young University (BYU) offers four full-time, 12-month internships for doctoral-level graduate students in clinical or counseling psychology.

COVID-19 Update: To promote the health and safety of all our intern applicants for the 2022-2023 internship year ALL of our interviews will take place via videoconference only. There will be no on-site interviews. Thanks for your understanding during these times.

The internship for the school year will begin August 15th, 2022. Each position carries a stipend of $44,545 and includes all benefits accorded full-time University personnel (vacation and sick leave, holidays; medical, dental, and life insurance; $450.00 for each intern to spend on professional development opportunities; UTA TRAX, Frontrunner, UVX, and buss pass; library privileges; bookstore discount; and discounted tickets to University events).

The CAPS Psychology Internship, which began in 1989, is accredited by the American Psychological Association. Please click on all the different links describing our internship program. We hope you will find that we provide an excellent training program offering a wide diversity of experiences. At BYU-CAPS we see our interns as colleagues who participate in all services and staff development activities within the Center. Our goal is to create an environment of genuine support, trust, equality, collegiality, as our interns sharpen their professional identity and future goals. We strive to create a climate that is welcoming to all forms of diversity, where difference is valued and appreciated.

All interested persons are encouraged to apply. Brigham Young University is in Equal Opportunity Employer and member of the Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers (APPIC). The Psychology Internship Program at Brigham Young University participates in and adheres to the APPIC Match process and policies. The APPIC Match policies, processes, and application form are available at http://www.appic.orgThis internship site agrees to abide by the APPIC policy that no person at this training facility will solicit, accept, or use any ranking-related information from any intern applicant.

If I can be of any assistance or if you have any questions please email me at michael_adams@byu.edu or call at 801-422-3035.

Best Regards, Michael Adams, Ph.D., Director of Training

*Questions related to the program's accreditation status should be directed to the Commission on Accreditation:

Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation American Psychological Association

750 1st Street, NE, Washington, DC 2002-4242

Phone: (202) 336-5979/Email: apaaccred@apa.org

Web: www.apa.org/ed/accreditation