Montefiore Medical Center Rose F Kennedy Children's Evaluation and Rehabilitation Center - Birth to Five Program

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Last Update

September 28th, 2017

Contact Information

Name of Externship: Montefiore Medical Center - Birth to Five Program

Name of Director/Coordinator: Hannah Knafo,PhD

Street Address:

Montefiore Medical Center
Rose F. Kennedy Children's Evaluation and Rehabilitation Center
Early Childhood Center
1225 Morris Park Avenue, Bldg. 5
Bronx, NY 10461

Telephone: (718) 839-7269

Email: hknafo@montefiore.org - Hannah Knafo, PhD

Webpage: http://www.einstein.yu.edu/centers/childrens-evaluation-rehabilitation/clinical-services/specialized-centers.aspx

General Information

Start Date: July
End Date: June

Appropriate for:

Counseling
Clinical
Child clinical
Combined school/child clinical

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

2 days required, 8 hours per day. Mondays are required, second day must be a Thursday or a Friday. An optional third day or partial third day is recommended for students who want to gain experience with individual adult treatment and psychological testing.

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

2nd year students with some previous clinical experience is required; more advanced students are encouraged to apply - training is tailored to the individual level of readiness of each student

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

Experience working with children and families is preferred; students with interest in psychodynamic psychotherapy, attachment theory, and dyadic work is preferred

Is there a stipend for externs?

A fellowship is available to all externs at CERC on a competitive basis. Students must be available on Tuesday afternoons for a Core Lecture as a requirement of this fellowship.

Application Process

Additional dates for applications?

No, Applications not accepted before January 20

What materials need to be submitted?

  • Cover Letter
  • CV
  • 3 Reference Letters

How should it be submitted?

Email your Cover Letter, CV, and writing samples Dr. Knafo at hknafo@montefiore.org, with subject line: "Externship Application 2017" .
Have your recommenders email your letters of reference directly to hknafo@montefiore.org

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

Not specified

Description of Externship

Populations commonly served:

Infants
Children
Adolescents
Adults
Ethnic Minorities
Developmental Disabilities
Inpatient
Outpatient

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

Not specified

Training models offered:

Group Attachment Based Intervention (GABI)
Psychodynamic
Child Parent Psychotherapy (CPP)


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

Not specified

Intervention training experiences commonly offered:

Individual Psychotherapy
Group Therapy
Family Therapy
Play Therapy
Dyadic Therapy


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

Not specified

Expected number of cases seen at any one time: Not specified


Assessment training experiences commonly offered:

Psychoeducational Assessment
Comprehensive Psychological Evaluations of Adult Patients (as needed)
Assessment of Cognitive and Adaptive Functioning

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

Not specified

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

Approx 1-2 batteries.

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

You may elect to do none or more, it’s up to the student to request.

Supervision:

Estimated hours/week of individual supervision: 2
Estimated hours/week of group supervision: 1 if elected
Estimated hours/week of didactics: 3 hrs


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General Information

Start Date: July, 2018
End Date: June , 2019

Description of Externship


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