Intern - Department of Psychiatry

  • Mount Sinai Health System
  • New York, NY, USA
  • May 29, 2018
Internship Health Science Medical Sciences

Description

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Roles & Responsibilities: Neuropsychological testing and assessment of memory and cognitive disorders; continued training and education in the Neuropsychology Service and Adult Psychology Training Program; Clinical research responsibilities in Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (ADRC) that include administration of cognitive test battery and administrative duties associated with clinical trials.
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Neuropsychology Program: Administration of neuropsychological tests to assess for memory and cognitive disorders (includes test administration, test scoring, results analysis, and report writing)
  • Peer supervision- assessment
  • Individual psychotherapy at OPD (outpatient Psychiatry clinic) under supervision
  • Attend lectures and Didactics in Neuropsychology Training Program
  • Administrative duties associated with Neuropsychology Service and Psychology training program


Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (ADRC):

  • Administration of research cognitive test battery to participants in clinical trials
  • Assist in certification of clinical research coordinators for cognitive test administration
  • Attend research and recruitment meetings
  • Administrative duties associated with clinical research trials
  • Performs other related duties



Requirements:

  • M.A, Clinical Psychology
  • Psychology Externship (2 years)
  • Psychology Internship
  • Computer and General Skills:
    • MS word- proficient- advanced
    • Strong computer, oral, and writing skills