Internship and Practicum Experiences

  • Experiences for students are comprehensive and more than meet the requirements for licensure under Department of Education standards as a school psychologist in Massachusetts. Internship and practicum experiences include:

    •Assessment and report writing
    •Individual and group counseling
    •Parent and teacher consultation
    •Team meeting participation and presentation
    •Affective education
    •Classroom observation
    •Behavioral intervention
    •Program development
    •Crisis management
    •Applied research
    •Inter-agency collaboration

    Benefits that are provided to school psychology practicum students and interns include:

    •Specially designed monthly internship seminars
    •System-wide professional development opportunities
    •Expanded selection of psychological assessment tools and counseling materials