A specialized training program for Psychology Pre Doctoral Students, Interns, and Post-Doctoral Fellows to serve underserved populations.
The Integrated Behavioral Services for Underserved Populations program is available for psychology trainees who are in a pre-doctoral program, entering their internship year, or applying for a Post-Doctoral Fellowship. The year-long program is sponsored by the Center on Child Abuse and Neglect in the Department of Pe-diatrics at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center and is funded by the Health Research and Services Administration (HRSA) in the Department of Health and Human Services.
The training is designed to prepare psychology trainees to provide evidence-based services in primary care setting to underserved children, adults, and fami-lies. The trainees will have rotations in a VA primary Care Clinic; the Fostering Hope Clinic, a specialized clinic for children in foster care; the Variety Health Clin-ic, a community based clinic; an Indian health Service Clinic, and for Spanish speaking trainees, the Latino Clinic, a primary care clinic for Spanish-speaking families.
The trainees will participate in the Interdisciplinary Training Program in Child Abuse and Neglect (ITP), a two semester program.
The Interns and Post-Doctoral Fellows will be part of the OUHSC APA-approved internship and Fellowship programs and will receive stipends and benefits accord-ing to University and NIH policies. The program will begin in late August and appli-cation are currently being taken. Please contact Kacey-Eastman@ouhsc.edu 405-271-8858 for application information.