Maimonides Medical Center - Adult Outpatient/Wellness Recovery Program Track

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Last Update

January 9, 2018

Contact Information

Name of Externship: Maimonides Medical Center - Adult Outpatient/Wellness Recovery Program Track

Name of Director/Coordinator: Dr. Lyra Ward

Street Address:

920 48th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11219


Telephone: 718-283-8175

Fax: 718-635-7066

Email: lward@maimonidesmed.org

Webpage: PLEASE NOTE THAT OUR WEB PAGE IS NOT CURRENTLY BEING UPDATED REGULARLY AND DOES NOT CONTAIN CURRENT EXTERNSHIP INFORMATION.

General Information

Start Date: Monday after Labor Day
End Date: end of June

Appropriate for:

Clinical


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

16 hours/week in 2 days with Friday AM required

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

Externs should have experience conducting therapy sessions and basic assessment batteries. Externs must have a Master's Degree by the start of the externship

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

See above.

Is there a stipend for externs?

No

Application Process

Do you permit applications before January 16, 2018?

NO

What materials need to be submitted?

  • Submit a letter from the university internship director signifying the readiness of the candidate to begin an externship year
  • Provide:
    • 2 letters of recommendation
    • Transcript (does not have to be official)
    • Curriculum vitae
    • Cover letter


How should it be submitted?

E-mail Adult Outpatient/Wellness Recovery Program Externship Applications to:

Lyra Ward, Ph.D.
lward@maimonidesmed.org

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

we follow the PSNYDS Guidelines for Externship applictions and notifications..

Description of Externship

Populations commonly served:

Adults
Ethnic Minorities


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

n/a

Training models offered:

Psychodynamic
CBT
Systems
Eclectic


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

n/a

Intervention training experiences commonly offered:

Individual Psychotherapy
Group Therapy


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

n/a

Expected number of cases seen at any one time: it varies, 6-7 usually


Assessment training experiences commonly offered:

  • Psychological Testing
  • Intakes
  • Intake Report Writing
  • Assessment Report Writing
  • Behavioral Assessment
  • Personality/Psychopathology Assessment
  • Structured Interviewing
  • Mental Status Exam

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

n/a

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

1-2

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

1-2

Supervision:

Estimated hours/week of individual supervision: 2
Estimated hours/week of group supervision: 2
Estimated hours/week of didactics: 1

Amichaelides 23:08, 1 Jan 2010 (EST)



Other Comments

For the 2018-2019 externship year we anticipate offering two externships in the Adult Outpatient/Wellness Recovery Program