Manhattan Psychiatric Center
November 1, 2017
Please note that we still require that all applications be sent via snail mail. Sorry for this anachronistic system. We do look forward to reviewing your application.
Please send to: Jacob Kader, Psy.D. c/o MPC- Psychology Dept. 600 East 125th Street Wards' Island, NY 10035
Name of Externship: Manhattan Psychiatric Center
Name of Director/Coordinator: Jacob Kader, PsyD
Fax: (646) 672-6446
Start Date: Mid September
End Date: end of May
- Clinical, Counseling, School
Scheduling (e.g., required/optional days of week, # hrs per day, total hours per week, flexibility in scheduling):
- 16 h/wk, 2 days
Required level of readiness (any prior experiences or level of training required for applicants):
- Students cannot make this their first externship, they need to have prior extern experience.
Preferred level of readiness(any prior experiences preferred for applicants):
- No undergrads, Master’s level OK.
Is there a stipend for externs?
Do you permit applications before January 15?
What materials need to be submitted?
- Cover letter
- 2 recommendation letters
How should it be submitted?
- Regular mail, attn. Dr. Kader. Please note that despite how archaic this may seem, we do need applications sent via snail mail. sorry for the inconvenience, but its marginally better than carrier pigeon.
Any details of the application process (e.g., interviewing, time frame, how decisions are made):
- Interviews in mid-February, decisions made early March.
Description of Externship
Populations commonly served:
If any of these populations are only available to students under certain circumstances, please indicate:
Training models offered:
If any of these models are only available to students under certain circumstances, please indicate:
Intervention training experiences commonly offered:
If any of these intervention experiences are only available to students under certain circumstances, please indicate:
Expected number of cases seen at any one time: it varies, as Inpatient caseload changes and students are exposed to different modalities of intervention.
Assessment training experiences commonly offered:
- Neuropsychological Testing
- Intake Report Writing
- Personality/Psychopathology Assessment
- Structured Interviewing
- Mental Status Exam
If any of these assessment experiences are only available to students under certain circumstances, please indicate:
Expected number of full assessment batteries completed during externship (defined as administration of a battery of standardized tests):
Expected number of assessment reports completed during externship (defined as writing reports based on a battery of standardized tests:
Estimated hours/week of individual supervision: 2
Estimated hours/week of group supervision: 2
Estimated hours/week of didactics: 1
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