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Applying to Clinical Internships: Insider Tips for Maximizing Your Success – 7/8/2020

Webinar Description:

We invite you to our webinar Applying to Clinical Internships: Insider Tips for Maximizing Your Success on Wednesday, July 8, 2020, from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm Eastern.

Our speakers are Eugene J. D’Angelo, PhD, ABPP, Director of Training, Boston Children’s Hospital; Tina R. Goldstein, Ph.D., Co-director of Predoctoral Clinical Psychology Internship Training, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center; Amy E. West, Ph.D., Associate Director for Psychology Training Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA), Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics USC Keck School of Medicine; and Anaid (Aniya) Atasuntseva, M.S., Ph.D., Candidate at Palo Alto University Predoctoral Intern at the Multicultural Training Program (MCTP) University of California San Francisco/Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital.

Our moderator is Yen-Lin Chen, M.A., UNLV, SCCAP Student Development Committee Chair.

Applying for the pre-doctoral internship in clinical psychology can be both exciting and stressful. In this webinar, we bring together training directors and a current intern from various internship sites to provide strategies and tips for making the most of the summer leading up to internship applications. We will also hold an open Q&A session, so you can ask individualized questions. In addition, SCCAP members will have access to the online discussion forum where panelists will respond to questions for 30 days after the webinar!

This webinar is being hosted by the Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, Division 53 of the American Psychological Association. The webinar will be followed by an opportunity to ask the presenters questions.

  • Member or Student Member = Free
  • Non-Member or Student Non-Member = $5.00


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Dr. Eugene D’Angelo is Chief of the Division of Psychology, Director of Training in Psychology, and holds the Linda and Timothy O’Neill Chair in Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry at Boston Children’s Hospital (BCH). He is also an Associate Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School.
Dr.Tina R. Goldstein, Ph.D is a licensed psychologist and Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology at the University of Pittsburgh, where she also serves as Director of Psychotherapy Training in Pediatric Mood Disorders, Director of the NIMH-funded postdoctoral training program for clinical psychologists, and Co-Director of the Predoctoral Clinical Psychology Internship Program
Dr. Amy West is an Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics and Psychology, and Associate Training Director for Psychology at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and the Keck School of Medicine at USC. Dr. West is a clinical child and adolescent psychologist with research interests in studying predictors and mechanisms of treatment response in pediatric mood and anxiety disorders, including treatment-related changes in parent and family functioning that facilitate effectiveness. She is also interested in the application of evidence-based interventions to address clinical, cultural, and psychosocial complexities in community mental health settings.
Anaid (Aniya) Atasuntseva received her MS and is completing her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Palo Alto University. She is currently a pre-doctoral fellow at the Multicultural Training Program at University of California San Francisco (UCSF) and Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital (ZSFG) and will be completing her postdoctoral fellowship with the Adolescent DBT program at Stanford University.
American Psychological Association Division 53: Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Division 53 maintains responsibility for this program and its content. For registration questions, contact Sonja Wiggins, MBA, APA Division Services Office, at or 202-336-5590.