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Clinical Psychology Internship Application Information
Thank you for your interest in the APA-approved, pre-doctoral Clinical Psychology Internship at Lurie Children's.
Applicants must have completed at least three years of coursework and practice before the internship. All comprehensive exams and qualifying documents must be completed satisfactorily before February 1. Preference is given to applicants from APA-approved clinical programs who have extensive training in both clinical and research areas of child psychology.
The deadline for receiving applications is November 1, 2023. Virtual interviews for the Pediatric Psychology Track will be on January 9th and January 17th. Virtual interviews for the Clinical Child Psychology Track will be on January 10th and January 16th. Interviews are not required but are strongly encouraged for serious candidates. Candidates will be notified by December 15 if an interview is recommended.
Applicants with diverse identities and students with bilingual skills are strongly encouraged to apply. Lurie Children's serves an extremely diverse population and all interns have the opportunity to work with people from different ethnic, racial, and socioeconomic backgrounds.
Applicants to the Lurie Children's internship are hereby informed that hospital regulations require that all new employees must undergo and pass drug testing before employment begins.
Salary & Benefits
The start date for all interns will be July 1, 2024. Interns receive an annual salary of $42,120 with an additional $750 per year for reimbursed professional development expenses. Time off includes 22 personal days off, seven national holidays, and five professional leave days (conferences, dissertation work, job interviews). As employees of Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, all interns receive a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, and vision coverage. Interns have individual offices with phones, computers, and printers. Our interns are supported by an administrative assistant specifically for the department’s psychology and psychiatry program trainees who assists with scheduling, nonclinical patient communication, and a variety of other administrative tasks.
Note: All applications should be submitted according to AAPI instructions for online submission. No emailed, faxed or mailed applications will be accepted.
Please address any correspondence to: Kelly Walker Lowry, PhD Director of Training in Psychology Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Pritzker Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, #10 Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago 225 E. Chicago Avenue Chicago, IL 60611-2605 Phone: 312.227.3421 E-mail: email@example.com