Externs are required to have a Masters degree by the start of their externship. They are expected to be able to conduct therapy sessions, and to be able to administer the basic psychological tests that would be included in a comprehensive battery, e.g. the Wechsler Series; projective evaluations including the Exner scored Rorschach; and personality assessment scales. Instruction is provided when other forms of testing are required.
Our externs are expected to be present at the hospital for 16 hours spread over 2 days. Externship starts the first Monday after Labor Day, and ends approximately June 1. Externs are expected to:
Once accepted, externs must provide the following information:
Please note that externs currently in our service must wait at least one year after externship completion to apply for an internship at Maimonides.
Interviews will be arranged by phone or e-mail. We follow PSYDNY guidelines for scheduling interviews and notification of applicants.