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Psychology Internship Program

The doctoral internship at the Durham VA Medical Center is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association.

The doctoral internship at the Durham VA Medical Center is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association (APA). The scheduled APA visit will take place in Fall 2025.

The Durham VA Health Care System Psychology Internship Program provides a one-year, full-time training experience for clinical and counseling psychology doctoral (Ph.D. or Psy.D.) students from APA-, CPA-, and PCSAS-accredited programs. The program provides broad-based, generalist training in clinical assessment, psychotherapy, consultation, research, and clinical supervision.

In addition to an expanding set of rotation offerings (listed, below), the Durham VAMC internship program offers local access to a wide range of evidence-based psychotherapy consultants / trainers who participate in the respective VA EBP dissemination programs, plus other unique training resources.

Important Note: Applications from U.S. citizens whose graduate programs in clinical or counseling psychology are Canadian Psychological Association (CPA) accredited are now eligible to apply for Durham VAMC psychology internship positions (and also to other VA training programs).

Available Rotations for 2024 - 2025

  • Addictions Treatment 
  • Acute Mental Health (Inpatient) 
  • Community Living Center 
  • Durham VA Medical Center - General Mental Health 
  • Health Psychology 
  • Home-Based Primary Care 
  • Neuropsychology 
  • Palliative Care and Consult-Liaison Services 
  • Raleigh II Community Based Outpatient Clinic - General Mental Health 
  • Psychosocial Rehabilitation and Recovery Center
  • Trauma Recovery Program 
  • Women's Health - Mental Health Clinic

APPIC Match Number
Internship: 141411      


Jay Gregg, Ph.D
Director, Psychology Internship Training
Durham VA Medical Center

APA Accreditation
Any questions regarding the accreditation status of the Durham VAMC Psychology Internship program, or the Durham VAMC Postdoctoral Fellowship program may be addressed to the Commission on Accreditation (CoA):
Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
Education Directorate
American Psychological Association
750 First Street NE
Washington, D.C. 20002-4242

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