Barnard-Columbia Personality Disorders Study

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Last Update

November 29, 2009

Contact Information

 Note: This site is unsure if this externship will be offered for 2010. 
Please check with Director/Coordinator before applying.

Name of Externship: Barnard-Columbia Personality Disorders Study

Name of Director/Coordinator: Nina Leventhal

Street Address:

Columbia University
1190 Amsterdam Ave.
402-D Schermerhorn

Telephone: (212) 854-6923

Fax: (212) 854-3609

Email: nleventh@barnard.edu

Webpage: http://socialrelations.psych.columbia.edu/

General Information

Start Date: 07/2010
End Date: 07/2011

Appropriate for:

Clinical
Counseling


Scheduling (e.g., required/optional days of week, # hrs per day, total hours per week, flexibility in scheduling):

Requires about 8-10 hours a week. Some flexibility in scheduling, though externs are usually required to work one evening a week.

Required level of readiness (any prior experiences or level of training required for applicants):

MA students in psychology with experience with clinical populations and/or structured interview experience.

Preferred level of readiness(any prior experiences preferred for applicants):

PhD candidates, also with experience with clinical populations and structured interview experience.

Is there a stipend for externs?

No

Application Process

What materials need to be submitted?

  • A CV with a list of at 3 references who can be contacted




How should it be submitted?

E-mail to: nleventh@barnard.edu


Any details of the application process (e.g., interviewing, time frame, how decisions are made):

None at this time.

Description of Externship

Populations commonly served:

Adults
Ethnic minorities
Outpatient





Training models offered:

No specific training models indicated by this site.





If any of these models are only available to students under certain circumstances, please indicate:
None indicated.


Intervention training experiences commonly offered:

No specific intervention training experiences indicated by this site.





If any of these intervention experiences are only available to students under certain circumstances, please indicate:

None indicated.

Expected number of cases seen at any one time: Externs are required to complete approximately 35 diagnostic interviews.


Assessment training experiences commonly offered:

Structured Interviewing


Expected number of full assessment batteries completed during externship (defined as administration of a battery of standardized tests):

0

Expected number of assessment reports completed during externship (defined as writing reports based on a battery of standardized tests:

0

Supervision:

Estimated hours/week of individual supervision: 1 hour/week
Estimated hours/week of group supervision: 1 hour/week
Estimated hours/week of didactics: included in group supervision hour.

Amichaelides 12:42, 29 Nov 2009 (EST)



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