Psychology Training - Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System
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Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System

 

Psychology Training

Internship Program

The Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System is fully accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association. The next site visit will be during the academic year 2020.Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System Medical Center

Applicants for internship must be Ph.D. or Psy.D. degree candidates from APA accredited doctoral programs in clinical or counseling psychology with supervised clinical practicum work to include at least 300 hours of direct contact hours in intervention and 100 hours in assessment. VA requirements specify that eligible applicants must be U.S. citizens and have fulfilled departmental requirements for internship as certified by their Directors of Clinical Training. Further details regarding the program are available in the APPIC Directory. The Department of Veterans Affairs is an Equal Opportunity Employer. As an equal opportunity training program, the internship welcomes and strongly encourages applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of gender, age, racial, ethnic, sexual orientation, disability or other minority status.

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Psychology Internship New Orleans 2021-2022

Postdoctoral Residency Program

The Postdoctoral Clinical Psychology Residency at the Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System is fully accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association. The next site visit will occur during academic year 2027. Applicants must have completed all requirements of an APA-accredited doctoral program in clinical or counseling psychology, including an APA-accredited internship, prior to the fellowship start date.

We have residency positions in the following areas: Health Psychology with an emphasis in Pain & Rehabilitation Psychology, Health Psychology with emphasis in PC-MHI, Acute Care: Inpatient Mental Health/Medicine, Rural/Underserved Populations, LGBT Health Care, and PTSD. We may not recruit for all positions each year. Further details regarding the program are available in the APPIC Directory and the Universal Psychology Postdoctoral Directory (UPPD). The Department of Veterans Affairs is an Equal Opportunity Employer. As an equal opportunity training program, the internship welcomes and strongly encourages applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of gender, age, racial, ethnic, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or other minority status.

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Psychology Residency New Orleans 2021-2022

Jessica Walton, Ph.D.
Director, Psychology Training Program
Jessica.Walton2@va.gov

Christopher R. L. Parkinson, Ph.D.
Co-Director, Psychology Training Program
Christopher.Parkinson@va.gov


P.O. Box 61011
New Orleans, LA 70161-1011
(800) 935-8387

APPIC Match Number: 1318

The psychology internship and residency programs at the Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation (CoA) of the American Psychological Association (APA). The APA CoA can be reached at: 750 First Street NE, Washington, DC 20002-4242; Telephone: 800-374-2721; 202-336-5979; https://www.apa.org/ed/accreditation/index