GIVE TO GSAPP

(To prepare for comprehensive exams and to meet other program requirements)

 

First Year

 

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

Summer Semester

1. +Analytic Foundations (3 crs): 18:820:509

Elective and/or Elements of Psychodynamic Therapy (1.5 cr): 18:820:640

Cognitive & Affective Psychology (3 crs): 18:820:505

2. +Learning Theory & Cognitive Behavioral Foundations (3 cr): 18:820:507

+Systems Theory & Analysis (3 crs): 18:820:508

Biological Bases of Human Behavior (3 crs) 18:820:622

3. ++Adult Psychopathology (3 credits) 18:820:565

Cognitive Assessment (3 crs): 18:820:633 Assessment Team "Didactics:" specialized instruction run by the GSAPP clinic

4. Clinical Interviewing & Assessment (3 crs): 18:820:531

++Child Psychopathology (3 crs): 18:820:563

Learning Disabilities/Adult (2 crs): 18:821:558

5. Supervision & Professional Development (1 cr): 18:821:653

Supervision & Professional Development (1 cr): 18:821:653  

6. General GSAPP Clinic* (0.5 crs) 18:821:543

General GSAPP Clinic* (0.5 crs) 18:821:543

 

7. Practicum** (internal or external) (0.5 crs) 18:820:695

Practicum** (internal or external) (0.5 crs) 18:820:695

 

+Required for General Comprehensive Exams
++Required for Clinical Comprehensive Exams 

*1st -year Clinic: accounts for cases seen for Foundation courses and any other assessment, therapy cases seen.
**Practica: Any year you do a practicum (including internal practica, like DBT, YAD-C, PACT, ect), you will register for Fall and Spring credits; this will cover summer. You will ALSO register the practicum with Angelica Diaz-Martinez through GSAPP web, including Summer-only practica.
 

Second Year

 

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

Summer Semester

1. +Statistical Methods (3 crs) 18:820:581 +Advanced Statistics and Research Design (3 crs): 18:820:585

TAKE WRITTEN COMPREHENSIVE EXAMS

(Usually in July)

2. Social and Developmental Foundations of Human Behavior (3 crs) 18:820:506 +Ethics and Professional Development (3 crs) 18:820:613 or 614

Online Diversity course often available

3. Elective (3 crs) (Effective Intervention 1) Elective (3 crs) (Effective Intervention 2)  
4. ++Diversity course or Elective (3 crs) (Effective Intervention 3) ++Diversity course or Elective (3 crs) (Effective Intervention 3)  
5. General GSAPP Clinic* (0.5 crs) 18:821:543 General GSAPP Clinic* (0.5 crs) 18:821:543  
6. Practicum** (internal or external)(0.5 crs) 18:820:695 Practicum** (internal or external) (0.5 crs) 18:820:695  
+Required for General Comprehensive Exams
++Required for Clinical Comphrehensive Exams
*2nd -year Clinic: Plan half-day commitment that will include a combination of assessment and therapy. 2nd year students will get priority for assessment (est. > 2).
**Practica: Any year you do a practicum (including internal practica, like DBT, YAD-C, PACT, etc), you will register for Fall and Spring credits; this will cover summer. You will ALSO register the practicum with Angelica Diaz-Martinez through GSAPP web, including Summer-only practica.
 

Third Year

 

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

 
1. History and Systems (3 crs) 18:820:550 Training, Supervision & Consultation (3 crs) 18:821:655  
2. Required Elective 1 (3 crs) Dissertation - Part 1 (3 crs) 18:820:702  
3. Required Elective 2 (3 crs) Required Elective 3 (3 crs)  
4. General GSAPP Clinic* (0.5 crs) 18:821:543 General GSAPP Clinic* (0.5 crs) 18:821:543  
5. Practicum** (internal or external) (0.5 crs) 18:820:695 Practicum** (internal or external) (0.5 crs) 18:820:695  
  Clinical Orals (request committee 4-6 months in advance of orals) and pass orals (and any remediation) by June 1 in the year you plan to apply for internship.  

* Please take note: Students are required to register for six 3-credit courses over the Fall and Spring semesters of their 3rd year. The allotment of courses can be either as four 3-credit courses in one semester and two 3-credit courses in the other semester (i.e., 4 and 2, or 2 and 4), or the allotment can be divided into three 3-credit courses in each semester (i.e., 3 and 3). Exceptions must be requested through Department Chair.

*>3rd -year Clinic: 3rd -year students are requred to see therapy/assessment cases. For any years after 3rd -year, register for .5 credits in any semester you are seeing cases/assessments.
 

**Practica: Any year you do a practicum (including internal practica, like DBT, YAD-C, PACT, etc), you will register for Fall and Spring credits; this will cover summer. You will ALSO register the practicum with Angelica Diaz-Martinez through GSAPP web, including Summer-only practica.

 

Fourth Year

 

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

 
1. Dissertation - Part 2 (3 crs) 18:820:701 Dissertation Part 3 (3 crs) 18:820:702  
2. (Optional) General GSAPP Clinic*(0.5 crs) 18:821:543 (Optional) General GSAPP Clinic* (0.5 crs) 18:821:543  
3. Practicum** (internal or external)(0.5 crs) 18:820:695 Practicum** (internal or external) (0.5 crs) 18:820:695  

Apply for Internship (Fall of either 4th or 5th year):
(Note: Must have completed all developmental milestones and benchmark competencies, including:
- Passed Written Comprehensive Exams (general and clinical) and completed any remediation (see Student Handbook for deadlines).
- Passed Oral Comprehensive Exams by June 1
- Applied for IRB approval for dissertation by Oct 15

Dissertation (9 total credits, 3 of which may be from optional dissertation Preparation & Research course: 18:820:700)
 

Fifth Year

 

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

 
1. Internship in Clinical Psychology (3 crs) 18:821:657 Internship in Clinical Psychology (3 crs) 18:821:658  
A total of 93 credits and 1,080 hours of supervised practica, with an array of experiences, is required. An approved internship of 1,750 hours is also required.
*>4th -year Clinic (Optional): For any years after 3rd -year, register for 0.5 credits in any semester you are seeing cases/assessments.
**Practica: Any year you do a practicum (including internal practicua, like DBT, YAD-C, PACT, etc), you will register for Fall and Spring credits; this will cover the summer. You will ALSO register the practicum with Angelica Diaz-Martinez through GSAPP web, including Summer-only practica.