The predoctoral internship at the Washington DC VA Medical Center is fully accredited by the commission on accreditation of the American Psychological Association. The next site visit will be in 2013.
Internship applicants must meet these criteria to be considered for any VA psychology internship program:
- Doctoral student in good standing at an APA-accredited graduate program in clinical or counseling psychology. Persons with a doctorate in another area of psychology who meet the APA criteria for respecialization training in clinical or counseling Psychology are also eligible.
- Approved for internship status by graduate program training director.