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General Information

The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus offers four externship training programs in Adult Clinical Psychology. Each externship track provides clinical training experiences, optional didactic seminars, clinical supervision from a licensed provider. Please see track descriptions below for more specifics.

Number of Positions: 4

Time Commitment: About 20 hours per week

For more specific workdays, please refer to the externship training program description below.

Dates: July 1st, 2024 - June 30th, 2025

*Please note: MANDATORY ORIENTATION is on July 8th, 2024 from 08:00 am – 09:00 am. Block your schedule accordingly, making arrangements with your academic program and personal calendar.

General Requirements:

  • be enrolled in at least 3rd or 4th year at the time of application. Please note that this is different for each extern training program.
  • have completed coursework in clinical assessment and treatment
  • have experience with clinical assessment and treatment
  • have proof of malpractice coverage: must be provided by the extern’s training institution or by the extern prior to the start date
  • be available to start the externship on July 1st, 2024 and will need to be available on the first day of externship for orientation.
  • be available on July 8th, 2024 for Department of Psychiatry Orientation (08:00 – 09:00)
  • demonstrated knowledge and value working with teammates and clients from diverse backgrounds

For more information on each program and program track, please take look at our program description.

If you have further questions, please contact us at DOP.education@cuanschutz.edu. 

Application Timeline

All application materials to be submitted by February 1, 2024 at 5pm through the following link: https://redcap.link/9xm2zcrd 


February 1, 2024 @ 5pm:                           Application deadline (early submissions encouraged!)

February 12 – 24, 2024:                             Interviews scheduled (early interviews available with early, complete submissions)

February 27 2024:                                      Positions offered; prompt confirmation of acceptance/declination requested