Program Structure, Aim, and Philosophy

Program Structure

The Consortium offers one-year, full-time doctoral internships beginning and ending in August. The start date for the 2020-2021 cohort is August 3, 2020.

NV-PIC provides a range of clinical and didactic experiences that represents the necessary depth and breadth required for future professional practice within psychology. Interns have a primary placement at one of three sites, with the possibility of receiving additional training experiences with faculty from other sites within the consortium.

Program Aim

The aim of the Nevada Psychology Internship Consortium (NV-PIC) is to prepare and retain high quality and culturally competent psychologists to provide integrated public behavioral health care for the people of Nevada.

Program Philosophy

NV-PIC trains clinical psychologists who are effective consumers of research and who utilize scholarly inquiry to inform their practice. NV-PIC offers generalist training, with the opportunity for specialized training that varies across training sites. More information about each training site and the resources and opportunities offered by each is provided under Site Descriptions.