Mount Sinai Careers

Psychology Intern - Full Time Day

New York, New York
Allied Health

Job Description

Mount Sinai Health System Careers

Do you have what it takes to wear the badge?



Our multidisciplinary approach to patient care defines us as an organization. Contributing to our world-renowned reputation is the dedication of allied health professionals. Working collaboratively with nurses and physicians, our allied health providers are valued partners providing diagnostic and therapeutic extensions of care on a daily basis. Mount Sinai’s allied health team members work side-by-side with global leaders in health care to create a patient-focused network of services that support healing in our local communities and around the globe.


Are you ready to discover the world of limitless possibilities that comes with wearing the badge? Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story of unrivaled patient care!

What You’ll Do:
  • Conduct psychiatric outpatient intakes for Adult (POSA) and Child (POSC) patients

  • Complete a rotation on one inpatient psychiatry unit, which includes conducting admission intakes, providing individual and group psychotherapy, conducting psychological testing, and attending daily morning inpatient interdisciplinary rounds.

  • Coordinate patient care with other treatment providers (e.g., psychiatrists, social workers) when clinically appropriate.

  • Responsible for creating accurate and informative chart notes and treatment plans for each patient they serve as part of the official medical record, including individual, group, family, adult, child, inpatient, outpatient, and psychological testing cases.

  • Conduct neuropsychological testing for adult outpatients.

  • Conduct psychological testing for outpatient child cases.

  • Conduct psychological testing for both inpatient and outpatient adult cases.

  • Provide both adult (POSA) and child (POSC) group psychotherapy.

  • Provide individual child and family therapy in POSC.

  • Provide outpatient individual adult psychotherapy in POSA.


What You’ll Bring:
  • Must be enrolled and in good standing in an American Psychological Association (APA) accredited doctoral program in either Clinical or Counseling Psychology
  • In addition to the theoretical foundation gained from coursework and research in the Psychology Doctoral program they attend, Psychology Interns must also have obtained prior sufficient supervised clinical experience in order to be prepared for the demands and responsibilities outlined above.

Do you share our dedication to extraordinary service and have what it takes to wear the badge? Apply now!


Who We Are:

Over 35,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.


Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.


The Mount Sinai Health System is committed to the tenets of diversity and workforce that are strengthened by the inclusion of and respect for our differences. We offer our employees a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, a 403(b) retirement plan, and much more.


The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.
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