FAU’s Counseling and Psychological Services - FL

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Place: FAU’s Counseling and Psychological Services
APA Accreditation: Not Accredited
Training Director & Lead / Director: NA
Chief Psychologist: M. Kirk Dougher Ph.D.
Positions: 2
Stipend: 27000
Primary Agency Type: University Counseling Center
Descriptor: FAU Counseling and Psychological Services is a comprehensive university counseling center that provides services to enrolled students paying the University health fee. Interns will be providing individual, relationship and group therapy; crisis intervention; referrals for psychiatric consultation; therapeutic psychological assessment; drug and alcohol use assessment; educational workshops and outreach presentations; consultation with students, faculty and staff; and supervision to less advanced graduate students in training.  Interns have the option to pursue roations in various areas such as: sports psychology, psychodrama, working with the glbt population, therapeutic assessment, trauma work, eating disorders and counseling center administration. The Training Committee is open to consider new rotations created by the intern.  Our program places interns on our Boca Raton campus. Interns recieve supervision from a multitude of supervisors:  primary, secondary, group, assessment, rotation, and outreach.  They also meet with the Training director on a regular basis. Our inaugural internship class started in August, 2013 and we have created our program so that it is consistent with APA guidelines. We are currently APPIC members and plan to apply for APA accreditation in the future. 
Website: http://www.fau.edu/counseling/internship.php