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ABBHH INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

For students of Clinical Psychology, Clinical Social Work, Clinical Counseling, and Expressive Therapy

Are you looking for an opportunity to develop your therapeutic skills in a state-of-the-art mental health setting? The Clinical Training Program at Alexian Brothers Behavioral Health Hospital prepares qualified graduate students for competent and skilled professional practice in psychology, social work, counseling, and expressive therapy.

Our training in research-based cognitive, behavioral, and solution-focused therapies is a comprehensive and practical approach to mental health and chemical dependency issues. Diagnostic assessment, group and family therapy, and consultation round out our intensive training curriculum. We are affiliated with graduate schools and universities at the local and national levels, and attract students from diverse professional disciplines to develop clinical acumen.



Predoctoral Psychology Internship

The psychology pre-doctoral internship is the most intensive training experience that we provide at ABBHH. We offer seven full-time placements in the following four major clinical tracks:

  • Neuropsychology  /  OCD-Anxiety Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) (1 intern)
  • Eating Disorders PHP  /  Self Injury Recovery Services PHP (2 interns)
  • Adult PHP  /   Centers for Addictive Medicine (2 interns) 
  • Child PHP  /  Adolescent PHP (2 intern)

Please refer to the ABBHH pre-doctoral psychology internship brochure for further information.



Accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA) since 2006
Commission on Accreditation
Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
750 First Street, NE • Washington, DC • 20002-4242
Phone: 202-336-5979 • TDD/TTY: 202-336-6123



Alexian Brothers Behavioral Health Hospital is a member of the Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers (APPIC) and abides by their policies. We use all five sections of the APPIC Application for Psychology Internship (AAPI) online. 

You will be notified when all required materials have been received. All application materials must be received by November 15th.

Rocco Domanico, Ph.D. 
Director of APA Internship and Student Training
Rocco.Domanico@alexian.net




Social Work, Clinical Counseling, and Expressive Therapy Internships

Internship experiences for graduate students of social work, clinical counseling, and expressive therapy are also available throughout the hospital and are reflective of our mission and values.

For FURTHER INFORMATION about our master’s level clinical training programs and to see if you qualify to apply, please refer to ABBHH Master’s Training Brochure

To APPLY to one of our master’s clinical training positions, please go to ABBHH TRAINING APPLICATION and download an application form.

For INQUIRIES, please contact:

Marie Duetsch, L.C.S.W. 
Assistant Director of Student Training
Marie.Duetsch@alexian.net


Advanced Therapy Practicum and Diagnostic Practicum for Doctoral Psychology Students

Clinical training opportunities for graduate students enrolled in a doctoral psychology program are available throughout the hospital and are reflective of our mission and values.

For FURTHER INFORMATION about our doctoral psychology practica, and to see if you qualify to apply, please refer to ‘ABBHH Doctoral Psych Practicum Brochure.’

To APPLY to one of our practicum positions, please go to ABBHH TRAINING APPLICATION and download an application form

For INQUIRIES, please contact:

Rocco Domanico, Ph.D. 
Director of APA Internship and Student Training
Rocco.Domanico@alexian.net

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Medical Center

800 Biesterfield Road
Elk Grove Village, IL
60007
847-437-5500
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