How to Apply

Qualifications for the Internship

This internship agrees to abide by the APPIC policy that no person at this training facility will solicit, accept, or use any ranking related information from any intern applicant. All interviews will be held via GoogleMeets or Zoom. Interviews will not take place on site. These virtual interviews will take place in January, 2021.

How to apply for the Internship

We invite you to apply to become a Psychology Intern by visiting the APPIC website at

Please note that we do not accept applications via hard copy. The website will direct through the process of submitting your APPIC application electronically. We do not require supplemental materials beyond what is asked for in the APPIC application (three letters of recommendation).

Applicants need to state clearly in their cover letter the Track(s) to which they are applying:

Track I = Adult Outpatient Treatment/Acute Services

Track II = Adult Outpatient/Child Outpatient

Track IIIa= Latino Team and Child Outpatient Services

Track IIIb = Latino Team and Adult Acute Services

Track IV = CHA/Weil Foundation Track

Track V = Population Health/Adult Outpatient/Substance Abuse

Track VI = Population Health/Child and Adolescent Outpatient/Substance Abuse

Interviews will be conducted in January and early February. We will notify you by December 15 regarding your interview status. Applicants who interview with us meet with training directors, core faculty and current interns.

All offers of appointment to CHA sponsored training programs are specifically conditioned upon a criminal background investigation and a negative drug test (uses workplace standards, including chain of custody, marijuana is excluded from the testing). Background checks will be carried out by an agency on behalf of CHA. By signing the background check release form, prospective trainees are consenting to a background investigation. The drug test must be completed within 10 days of matching (all costs are covered by CHA). It will be conducted at CHA Occupational Health for those residents within 20 miles of Boston. All others will be tested at an outside facility arranged by CHA.


If you have any questions about the training programs or the application process, please call the Psychology Training Program Administrator at 617-665-1183.

Thank you for your interest in Cambridge Health Alliance.

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