Applications for Spring 2017 internships are due Friday, November 18, 2016


  • The various tracks likely to be available include art therapy, music therapy, speech & language pathology & classroom/behavioral
  • Work alongside health care professionals in the field of autism
  • Learn about the visual-language based Monarch Model for treating autism
  • Work with language/speech pathologists, physical therapists, art therapist
  • Teach children how to generalize skills taught
  • Unpaid

Course Credit:

  • Accepted internship students may receive TWO hours of course credit by enrolling in PS 487B: Practicum in Child & Family Studies.
  • Students enrolled in PS 262: Adolescent Development OR PS 455: Child and Adolescent Psychopathology during the Spring 2017 semester may use this internship as the required service learning component of the course.

Time Requirement:

  • This internship requires a total of 6 hours each week during the Fall 2016 semester, and must be between the hours of 9am-3pm.
  • Times can be broken into two 3 hour segments. (for example: Mondays 1-3pm and Wednesdays 9am-12pm)
  • Options for settings: Monarch Lifeworks Adult Services settings:Vocational Habilitation: Availability Monday through Friday 7:30am – 3:30pmSupported Living homes: Availability M-F 2pm-8pm, Saturday and Sunday 6am-8pm

Questions??  Tracy Masterson, Ph.D.,


Application can be found here.