Jefferson Center and its Doctoral Psychology Internship Program are committed to the recruitment of culturally and ethnically diverse interns. We encourage inquiries and applications from all qualified individuals.
Internship Admission, Support, and Initial Placement Data
Date Program Tables are updated: 6/15/19
Accreditation Disclosure Statement
Jefferson Center for is accredited by the Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation American Psychological Association and participates in the APPIC Internship Matching Program. Applicants must complete the APPIC online APPI. This internship site agrees to abide by the APPIC policy that no person at this training facility will solicit, accept, or use any ranking-related information from an intern applicant.
Questions related to Jefferson Center Internship program accreditation status should be directed to the Commission on Accreditation:
Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
American Psychological Association
750 1st Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002-4242
All other questions about the internship program may be directed to:
Kathy Baur, Ph.D., Training Director
4851 Independence St.
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
What past interns have said about their experience:
“One of the most beneficial experiences was having the opportunity to conduct psychological assessments for a wide array of populations while utilizing cultural context as a means of interpreting assessment results.”
“Absolutely loved being able to supervise the externs & my supervisor was amazing at helping me through the experience. “
“The non-evaluative supervision experience was a supportive place to process my professional development.”
“I think the opportunities to supervise and be involved with the Center have really allowed me to grow and discover new interests.”
“The Professional Development Seminar was one of my favorite things as the topics were interesting and I liked the collaborative, conversational aspect.”
“The variety of experiences that my internship at Jefferson Center provided helped me to become a well-rounded early career psychologist. I especially enjoyed work with outpatient adults and work at Crisis doing evaluations.”
“My internship provided me with a very in-depth experience and well-rounded training. I really liked working at Jefferson Center.”
“The supervision was outstanding. I enjoyed getting to learn from multiple professional psychologists in the field who have different styles and different jobs. The assessment piece of the internship really helped me to develop and hone my assessment skills, particularly with writing cohesive and succinct reports.”
“I found that doing presentations for staff and the community helped me to gain confidence in my education and training.”
Jefferson Center is committed to a policy of providing educational opportunities to all qualified students regardless of economic or social status, and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, marital status, beliefs, age, national origin, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected category. Jefferson Center is a Drug-Free and Tobacco Free Workplace.