Intern Schedule

The MU SCS Doctoral Psychology Internship begins August 1 and ends July 31.

The following will provide you a sample of internship schedules; dates will vary year to year.

Annual Schedule

August 1 - 23 Orientation
August 26 Fall Term Begins
November 28 - 29 Thanksgiving
December 9 - 13 Finals Week
December 16 - 23 December Training
December 24 - January 1 Winter Break
January 2 - 25 Winter Term
January 13 - 17 Internship Interview Week
January 27 Spring Term Begins
March 24 - 30 Spring Break
May 12 - 17 Finals Week
May 20 - August 8 Summer Terms I - IV
July 17-30 Transition to New Intern Class

Weekly Schedule

Direct Service

3 hours

Initial Consultations/Specialty Assessments

12 hours

Individual Therapy

2 hours

Group Therapy

17 hours

Total Direct Service

Hours vary

Emergency/Consultation

Supervision

2 hours

Individual Supervision

2 hours (every other week)

Group Supervision of Individual Therapy

1 hour (every other week)

Group Supervision of Group Therapy

2 hours

Group Supervision of Supervision (fall)

2 hours

Intern Supervision of Trainee (fall)

[2-4 hours]

[Teaching/Supervision of Teaching - if relevant)]

Training

2 hours

Intern Modules

2 hours

Assessment Seminar (spring)

2 hours

Professional Development

1.5 hours

Clinical Staff Meeting

1.5 hours

Senior Staff Meeting (Interns rotate)

1 hour

Intern Meeting with Training Director

Other

as arranged

Dissertation, Job Search, Research

average 1 hour per week

Outreach and Programming

4-5 hours

Paperwork, Preparation

Total Time: approx 40-45 Hours