Become a Student Member of Division 12
Students are invited to become affiliated with the Society through the Student Affiliate Program. As a student affiliate, you will learn more about the activities and issues that are of interest to clinical psychologists. Undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students are all welcome to become student members of the Society of Clinical Psychology.
- The perks of becoming a STUDENT member
- Section 10 Mentorship Program
- Apply online for STUDENT membership
- Student Member downloadable registration
Section 10: Graduate Students and Early Career Psychologists.
This section represents the interests and concerns of graduate students and early career psychologists throughout the Division, and provides a forum for announcements and communication among graduate students and early career psychologists in clinical psychology. Learn more HERE.
Student/Early Career Relevant Events
CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY GRADUATE STUDENT SUMMIT – OCTOBER 4TH, 2014. Graduate students, please join us for a day of workshops featuring Drs. Terence Keane, David Barlow, Lizabeth Roemer, David Tolin Gayle Beck, Denise Sloan, Tracie Shea, Risa Weisberg, Thröstur Björgvinsson, Jennifer Vasterling & other leaders in the field of Clinical Psychology. Topics will include: evidence-based treatments, publishing pointers, how to get the internship and fellowships you want, internship, and tips for successful grant writing. Cost is $25. Register HERE. Download summit schedule.
VISIT THE BLOG. Every 2-3 weeks we post a new blog written by student or early career members of Division 12 and covering a variety of relevant topics including applying to graduate school in psychology, applying for internship, postdoctoral internships, grant writing, licensure, etc.. See the latest blog piece and the blog archive HERE.
CONTRIBUTE AS A GUEST BLOGGER. We invite you to submit a brief piece (approximately 500-1500 words) that covers a topic relevant to students and early career professionals. Submissions should also include a brief bio (3-5 lines), which will be included in the posting. You may also include an image if applicable. Send submissions to the web editor with STUDENT BLOG SUBMISSION in the heading.
Student/Early Career Awards
There are a number of awards that students and early career professionals can apply for. Find out more on our AWARDS page.
THIS AREA IS UNDER DEVELOPMENT. We are working on collecting and organizing resources for undergraduate and graduate students and early career professionals. Please check back for updates. If you have a resource you would like to propose, please contact the web editor. We would greatly appreciate it.
Resources for Applying for Predoctoral Clinical Internship
- Primer on Writing Internship Essays for the AAPI (Dr. Mitch Prinstein). In this video, Mitch Prinstein, PhD, ABPP, one author of The Internship Workbook (http://www.apa.org/pubs/books/4313034…), shares tips on how to prepare your four internship essays for the online AAPI. Go to http://youtu.be/B7aqCd3zGbk.