Application Process

  • Applicants must be enrolled in a master’s or doctoral program in psychology at an accredited university.
  • Send your completed application (link below), a cover letter describing your interest in our site and goals for the practicum,  a current vita, and two letters of recommendation (at least one of whom is familiar with your clinical skills) to the address indicated.
  • NOTE: Practicum Counselors will need to be available on-site Tuesday from 9 a.m. to noon for group supervision and training seminar.
  • Your application will be reviewed by the Training Committee.
  • You will be asked to participate in a 30-minute interview in-person or by phone with the Assistant Director of Training and Committee. 
  • For the 2024-2025 academic year, there will be 4-5 open positions.
  • Direct any question to Patricia Ricketts, Ph.D., Assistant Director of Training, at 217-333-3704.
  • Applications should be submitted between Friday, January 19, 2024 at 5 p.m. and Monday, February 12, 2024 at 5 p.m.

2024-2025 Practicum Application (PDF)