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General Info

The Department of Community and Human Services (DCHS) has four Pre-doctoral Clinical Psychology externship positions for current Ph.D/Psy.D. students as part of their training prior to internship. Two positions in Child and Family Behavioral Health Services (CFBHS); one position in Emergency Services ; and two positions in the West End Wellness Center . See the links below for more information.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, clinical work will include varying levels of in-person contact with clients dependent on needs.  Social distancing and appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) will be provided. Telehealth is utilized.  

The externship start date is September 12, 2022 – May 2023, end date flexible. The required day for team meetings is every Thursday. Prerequisite training includes at least one therapy practicum experience prior to start date. 

How to Apply

Contact Information

Shushan Campbell, Ph.D. 
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Director of Psychology Externship
720 N St. Asaph Street
Alexandria, VA 20314
O: 703.746.3400