Clinical Psychology

Departmental Website

http://www.eiu.edu/clinicalpsych/

Overview

The Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology is designed for students with career interests in master?s-level clinical practice or those who plan to obtain a Ph.D. or Psy.D. The foundation of the Clinical Psychology program is the scientist-practitioner model with training rooted in theoretical knowledge and ethical practice. The clinical training component provides students with instruction in empirically-based psychotherapies, assessment, and diagnosis, culminating in a practicum and a two-semester internship.

The research focus of the program is designed to develop students? critical thinking and quantitative skills, and includes coursework in research design and analysis, and a required thesis. The Clinical Psychology program is approved by and affiliated with the Council of Applied Master's Programs in Psychology (CAMPP).

Course Catalog Listing

http://catalog.eiu.edu/preview_program.php?catoid=33&poid=4948&returnto=1418

Graduate Assistant Opportunities

The Department of Psychology does hire graduate assistants. Apply online with the Graduate School at: http://www.eiu.edu/graduate/

Faculty Listing

http://www.eiu.edu/clinicalpsych/faculty.php

Media Links

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y6tZx2lin3Y&feature=player_embedded

Clinical Psychology, Physical Science 1065
Contact Name: Dr. Wesley Allan, Graduate Coordinator
Contact Email: wallan@eiu.edu
Coordinator Profile: http://www.eiu.edu/graduate/prospective_degreeprograms_clinicalpsychology.php
Web: http://www.eiu.edu/clinicalpsych/