Practicum Settings

  • “Practicum” is a graduate course in which students receive credit (3–12 hours) for working in a community agency.

    The student is supervised by a professional in the agency and by a member of the Psychology Department. Examples of available practicum settings are listed below.

    Name of Setting

    Alternative Community Resource Program (ACRP)

    Allegheny Neuropsychiatric Institute, Allegheny General Hospital

    Pediatric Care Specialist/Behavioral Health Sciences

    Bon Secours-Holy Family Regional Health Systems

    Cambria County MH/MR, and D&A Treatment Center

    Center for Counseling and Psychological Services, IUP

    Center for Traumatic Stress in Children and Adolescents, Allegheny General Hospital

    Chatham College Counseling Services

    Child Study Center

    Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

    Community Guidance Center

    Crichton Rehabilitation Center

    Family Counseling Center

    Family Psychological Associates, Ltd.

    Federal Correctional Institution at Loretto

    HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Sewickley

    Neuropsychiatric Associates, Inc.

    The Open Door

    Pain Evaluation and Treatment Institute

    PCI Human Resource Consulting, Inc.

    Pittsburgh VA

    St. Anthony’s Pointe

    Staunton Clinic – Sewickley Heritage Valley Health System

    Torrance State Hospital

    Watson Institute

    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic

    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic – John Merck Clinic

    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic – Matilda H. Theiss Child Development Center

    Warren State Hospital

    Institute of Behavior Science and The Law

    University of Miami Autism Spectrum Assessment Clinic

    Altoona Regional Health System & Wayne D’Agaro Private Practice

    Orlando VA Medical Center

    Altoona VA Medical Center

    Defense & Veterans Brain Injury Center

    Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Family Medicine Residency Program

    Northport VA Medical Center

    Allegheny General Hospital Partial Program

    The Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital for Rehabilitation

    SunPointe Health