DIDACTICS

Internship in Clinical Psychology Required Seminars

The Clinical Psychology Internship features an informative and interactive didactic seminar series that are held on Mondays from 9:00-12:00.

The aims of the seminar series are to complement clinical training and facilitate further professional development.  Seminars are often organized into blocks where a specific topic is covered for multiple consecutive sessions.  A diverse range of multidisciplinary presenters from the University of Colorado and surrounding community lend their expertise on an array of topics such as:

  • Outcomes Oriented Psychotherapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills
  • Multiculturalism
  • Pediatric Behavioral Health
  • Mental Health and the Law
  • Professional Development
  • Life After Internship and Career Trajectories
  • Ethics
  • Cultural Aspects of Case Studies
  • Integrated Primary Care
  • Substance Use Disorders
  • Latino Populations and Primary Care
  • Spiritual/Existential Approaches to End of Life

Deb Seymour, Psy.D. is an Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine and directs the didactics series. She is passionate about medical student and psychology intern training and is a two-time recipient of the Ancora Imparo training award provide by psychology interns to recognize outstanding contributions to intern training.

Contact:

Audrey Blakeley-Smith, PhD
Training Director
audrey.blakeleysmith@cuanschutz.edu