Practicum and Internship Sites

ACADEMIC YEAR 2007-2008


SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGY PRACTICUM SITES

AKRON CENTRAL SCHOOL
47 Bloomingdale
Akron, NY 14001

  • Rural district, population approx. 1600. 10% Native American. Practicum student works with K –8.

AMHERST CENTRAL SCHOOLS
291 Windemere Blvd.
Eggertsville, NY 14226

  • Suburban district, approx. 3500, mixed socioeconomic profile with diverse ethnic population. Practicum student works in elementary school.

CHEEKTOWAGA CENTRAL SCHOOL
3550 Union Rd.
Cheektowaga, NY 14225

  • District encompasses urban, suburban & rural areas, mainly middle class. District population 2700-2800. Low percentage in Special Ed. Practicum student works with middle & high school populations.

CLARENCE CENTRAL SCHOOLS
9625 Main St.
Clarence, NY 14031

  • Suburban district, population approx. 4400, mainly upper middle income. Currently offering two practicum sites, at elementary and middle school levels. Low percentage in Special Ed.

NEWFANE CENTRAL SCHOOL
6273 Charlotteville Rd.
Newfane, NY 14108

  • Rural district, population approx. 1800. Middle to lower middle income. Small number of students in migrant farm worker population, receiving ESL services. Practicum student currently working with population in grades 5 – 12.

NIAGARA WHEATFIELD SCHOOLS
P.O. Box 309
Niagara Falls, NY 14221

  • Suburban/rural, mixed socioeconomic profile. Includes Tuscorara Reservation. Practicum student works in two elementary schools.

ORCHARD PARK CENTRAL SCHOOL
3300 Baker Rd.
Orchard Park, NY 14127

  • Mainly affluent suburban district, population approx. 5000-6000. Very low percentage of minority students. Practicum placement at high school; internship at elementary school.

SUMMIT EDUCATIONAL SERVICES
300 Fries Rd.
Tonawanda, NY 14210

  • Private non-profit school in suburban location serving handicapped population from birth to 22 years. Enrollment approx. 150., all receiving Special Ed. Services. Program addresses a broad spectrum of handicaps, including developmental delays, autism, Asperger’s.

SWEET HOME CENTRAL SCHOOL
1901 Sweet Home Rd.
Amherst, NY 14228

  • Suburban district, population approx. 4000. Middle to lower socioeconomic profile. High rate of transience. Two practicum placements at present; one in elementary schools, one at middle school.

WILLIAMSVILLE CENTRAL SCHOOLS
415 Lawrence Bell Drive
Williamsville, NY 14221

  • Suburban district, population approx.1 0,000-11,000. Primarily middle to upper middle income. Current practicum student works in one middle school, grades 5 – 8.


SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGY INTERNSHIP SITES

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LANCASTER CENTRAL SCHOOLS
175 Central Ave.
Lancaster, NY 14086

  • Suburban district, population approx. 5800. Mixed socioeconomic profile District currently offering two internships: one working with elementary and middle school, one with elementary and senior high.

LEWISTON-PORTER SCHOOLS
4061 Creek Rd.
Youngstown, NY 14174

  • Rural district, approximately 2400. Mixed socioeconomic profile. Comprehensive internship.

NORTH TONAWANDA CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
175 Humphrey St.
North Tonawanda, NY 14120

  • Small city district, population approximate 6000. Varied socioeconomic profile: from welfare to lower upper income. District currently offers two internships, one at elementary level, one at elementary and middle school.

ORCHARD PARK CENTRAL SCHOOL
3300 Baker Rd.
Orchard Park, NY 14127

  • Mainly affluent suburban district with low diversity. Internship primarily at elementary school.


OUT OF STATE AND OTHER SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGY (M.A.) INTERNSHIP SITES

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CENTRAL DAVIS EDUCATION CENTER
220 Campbell Rd.
Mocksville, NC 27028

CULPEPPER COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
1051 North Main St.
Culpepper, Virginia 22701

NORTH COLONIE SCHOOLS
Southgate School
Loundonville, NY 12211

POUDRE SCHOOL DISTRICT
2407 LaParte Ave.
Fort Collins, CO 80524

SYRACUSE CITY SCHOOLS
Frazer Elementary School
741 Park Ave.
Syracuse, NY 13204

WESTERN NEW YORK CHILDREN’S PSYCHIATRIC CENTER
1010 East and West Road
West Seneca, NY 14224

  • New York State mental health facility offering inpatient and outpatient services.


SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGY (Ph.D.) INTERNSHIP (APA APPROVED)

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BOCES FAMILY SUPPORT CENTER
333 Dexter Terrace
Tonawanda, NY 14150

  • Offering counseling and support services to families and students in an alternative school setting.

BUFFALO STATE COUNSELING CENTER
1000 Elmwood Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14222

CHILD & ADOLESCENT SERVICE CENTER
Canton, OH

  • Psychology Internship

COMMUNITY CONCERN
6722 Erie Rd.
Derby, NY 14047
COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH CLINIC

  • offering comprehensive services
  • currently offering two practicum placements

CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL—COLUMBUS / OSU
Columbus, OH

  • Chid Clinical Psychology

ULSTER COUNTY COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH
Kingston, NY

  • Child & Family track


COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY PRACTICUM & INTERNSHIP SITES

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BUFFALO GENERAL HOSPITAL
BEHAVIORAL NEUROSCIENCES
100 High St.
Buffalo, NY 14203

  • Currently offering two practicum placements. Community agency offering broad spectrum of counseling & therapeutic services.

ERIE COUNTY FORENSIC MENTAL HEALTH
120 West Eagle St.
Buffalo, NY 14202

ERIE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER
DEPT. OF NEUROLOGY
462 Grider St.
Buffalo, NY 14215

ROSWELL PARK CANCER INSTITUTE
Elm & Carleton Streets
Buffalo, NY 14203

  • Currently offering three practicum placements.

UB COUNSELING CENTER
120 Richmond Quad
Buffalo, NY 14260

  • Counseling services for students at UB. Counseling Psychology students typically complete a practicum here their first year in the program.

VA HOSPITAL SMOKING CESSATION PROGRAM
3495 Bailey Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14215

VA HOSPITAL DEPT. OF NEUROLOGY
3495 Bailey Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14215

  • (advanced practicum)

VA HOSPITAL OF BUFFALO

  • two general APA internships

VA PARTIAL HOSPITALIZATION PROGRAM
2963 Main St.
Buffalo, NY 14214

  • Day treatment for veterans with psychiatric diagnoses. Offers individual and group therapy, recreational activities, occupational therapy, outpatient services. Currently offering two practicum placements.


OUT OF STATE COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY SITES

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TRIPLER ARMY MEDICAL CENTER
Hololulu, HI

  • APA Internship

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA—SANTA CRUZ
Santa Cruz

  • APA Internship

UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS—WORCESTER
Worcester, MA

  • APA Internship, forensic / correction track

UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
Philadelphia, PA

  • APA Internship

UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH
Pittsburgh, PA

  • APA Internship

UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN
Madison, WI

  • APA Internship