Psychology Internship Program

The Psychology Internship Program at IU School of Medicine offers a variety of training experiences. With access to patients at wide array of IU Health facilities and guidance from expert psychologists serving faculty appointments, this IU School of Medicine program is an engaging experience that trains interns in Health Service Psychology to make use of current research and implement evidence-based practice in a variety of clinical settings.

Consistent with the tripartite mission of IU School of Medicine, the Psychology Internship program values service, education and research. The program seeks applicants who have strong clinical training as well as experience in conducting and utilizing research. In this program, interns have extensive opportunities to apply knowledge gained through research in assessment and intervention situations. Interns who complete the program are prepared to conduct research informed by experience in real-world clinical settings.

Program Structure

A 12-month long program, the internship year offers seven positions: three in the Autism track, two in a Child/ Pediatric Psychology track, one in the Adult/ Adult Health Psychology track and one in the Integrated Care track. The program will support positions in an integrated care track once funding is secured. Learn more about the Psychology Internship Program Curriculum.

Admission Requirements

Applications are accepted from graduate students enrolled in APA-accredited doctoral programs in Clinical Psychology. Successful applicants will have completed at least three years of graduate training that has included formal educational and clinical experiences with assessment and intervention as well as training and experience with research. Learn more about the Psychology Internship Program Admissions.


This track has three available positions and includes two core rotations in autism.

Consisting of one core in either child inpatient at the Riley Behavioral Health Unit or child outpatient at the Riley Outpatient Clinic.
One core in either pediatric consultation liaison or pediatric neuropsychology is also included.

This track has two positions.

With one position available, this track consists of one core in adult health psychology and one core in adult outpatient.

This track consists of two core rotations in integrated care/CHOICE with one position available.


The Psychology Internship Program at IU School of Medicine is accredited by the American Psychological Association.

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