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Training Programs

The College of Psychology sponsors the South Florida Consortium Internship Program (SFCIP). The SFCIP provides training to CPS psychology doctoral students who in turn provide psychological services to a vast array of clinically and culturally diverse populations within local community settings. The SFCIP is accredited by the American Psychological Association.

The Psychology Services Center Internship Program offers doctoral candidates in psychology from any APA accredited doctoral program the opportunity to develop proficiency in psychological assessment and psychotherapeutic interventions, and to acquire basic competence in the provision of supervision and consultation. The PSC Internship Program is accredited by the American Psychological Association.

Questions related to the accredited status of either program should be directed to the Commission on Accreditation:

Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
American Psychological Association
750 1st Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002
Phone: 202-336-5979 / E-mail: apaaccred@apa.org
Web: www.apa.org/ed/accreditation

Established in 2004, Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Psychology Postdoctoral Residency Program offers a comprehensive professional training experience involving a variety of multidisciplinary activities including evidenced-based clinical intervention, research, teaching, supervision, program evaluation, and administration. The Psychology Postdoctoral Residency Program follows a scientist-practitioner model of training and focuses on cultivating residents’ knowledge, skills, and overall professional identity.  The program offers a variety of concentrations dedicated to general clinical practice, as well as specialized areas of interest including Health Psychology, Autism, School Psychology, Trauma Psychology, and Crisis Prevention.

NSU’s Psychology Postdoctoral Residency Program is a member of the American Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers (APPIC). 

Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers
10 G. Street, N.E., Suite 750
Washington, DC 20002
www.appic.org 

Continuing Education

Fall 2016 – Summer 2017

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WORKSHOP TITLE PRESENTER(S) DATE(S) / TIME LOCATION
Fundamentals of Disaster Mental Health Ron Ellis, Psy.D.
Marti S. Ellis, Psy.D.
Sept. 9, 2016
9:00am – 12:00pm
Ft. Lauderdale
Ethics and Boundary Issues, Domestic Violence, and Medical Errors: Essentials for Chapter 491 Licensees Mercedes ter Maat, Ph.D., LPC, ATR-BC
David Shapiro, Ph.D., ABPP
Lenore Walker, Ed.D., ABPP
Sept. 10, 2016
9:00am – 5:00pm
Ft. Lauderdale
Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule, Second Edition (ADOS-2) Clinical Training Jennifer Olson, Psy.D. Sept. 22 & 23, 2016
8:30am – 4:30pm
Ft. Lauderdale
Assessment of Child and Adolescent Behavioral and Emotional Problems
with the BASC-3
Daniella Maglione, Ed.S.
Maggie Kjer, Ph.D.
Dec. 2, 2016
9:00am – 12:00pm
Ft. Lauderdale
Cross-Battery Assessment, SLD Determination, and the Assessment-Intervention Connection Dawn Flanagan, Ph.D. CANCELLED CANCELLED
The Practice of Tele-Mental Health and Use of Social Media: Ethical, Legal, and Clinical Issues for Practitioners Jeffrey Barnett, Psy.D. Jan. 27, 2017
1:30pm – 4:30pm
Ft. Lauderdale
A Five-Dimensional Model of Executive Function: Cognition, Behavior, Social-Emotional, Academics, and Impairments Jack Naglieri, Ph.D. March 17, 2017
9:00am – 4:00pm
Ft. Lauderdale
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Treatment Marni Jacob, Ph.D.
Judith Migoya, Psy.D.
Elizabeth Penela, Ph.D.
March 25, 2017
9:00am - 12:00pm
Ft. Lauderdale
Using Superheroes in Counseling and Play Therapy with Children and Teens Lawrence Rubin, Ph.D., LMHC, RPT-F, ABPP April 21, 2017
9:00am – 4:00pm
Ft. Lauderdale
The Soul of the Psychopath Tom Fagan, Ph.D. April 28, 2017
9:00am – 12:00pm
Ft. Lauderdale
Reading Disorders: Diagnosis, Disorder Subtypes, and Intervention Daniella Maglione, Ed.S.
Maggie Kjer, Ph.D.
May 12, 2017
9:00am – 12:00pm
Ft. Lauderdale
A Day of Research and Hope Gilda’s Club South Florida

May 13, 2017
9:00am – 12:30pm

Ft. Lauderdale
2017 Update and Review of Current Psychotropic Medications Jose Rey, M.S., Pharm D., BCPP May 19, 2017
9:00am – 12:00pm
Ft. Lauderdale
Understanding & Using the Rorschach Performance Assessment System (R-PAS)
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Gregory J. Meyer, Ph.D.
Joni L. Mihura, Ph.D.
June 1, 2017
9:00am - 5:00pm
Ft. Lauderdale
2017 Interprofessional Geriatrics Training Institute: Critical Challenges in Elder Care
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Wien Center for Alzheimer’s Disease and
Memory Disorders at Mount Sinai Medical Center
GREAT GEC
July 7, 2017
8:30am - 4:30pm
Ft. Lauderdale

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Nova Southeastern University's College of Psychology offers continuing education workshops to psychologists, clinical social workers, mental health counselors, marriage and family therapists, and school psychologists. These courses, which are presented by leading mental health professionals, contribute to the lifelong learning of our students and faculty as well as the professionals in our community.

Psychologists

Nova Southeastern University's College of Psychology is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Nova Southeastern University's College of Psychology maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Clinical Social Workers, Mental Health Counselors, and Marriage and Family Therapists 

Nova Southeastern University's College of Psychology is approved to offer continuing education by the State of Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, and Mental Health Counseling. Provider # BAP 330 – exp. 03/31/2019.

Approved Continuing Education ProviderNova Southeastern University's College of Psychology has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 4548.  Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Nova Southeastern University's College of Psychology is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

School Psychologists

Nova Southeastern University's College of Psychology is approved to offer continuing education by the State of Florida Board of Medical Therapies/Psychology, Office of School Psychology. Provider # SCE 11 – exp. 11/30/2017.

Nova Southeastern University’s College of Psychology is approved by the National Association of School Psychologists to offer professional development for school psychologists. Nova Southeastern University maintains responsibility for the program. Provider # 1024.

Nova Southeastern University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate’s, baccalaureate, master’s, educational specialist, doctorate, and professional degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Nova Southeastern University. Nova Southeastern University admits students of any race, color, sex, age, nondisqualifying disability, religion or creed, sexual orientation, or national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school, and does not discriminate in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

The College of Psychology Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) program in clinical psychology is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association.

The College of Psychology Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D) program in clinical psychology is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association.

The College of Psychology Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D) program in school psychology is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association.

Questions related to the programs' accredited status should be directed to the Commission on Accreditation: Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation, American Psychological Association, 750 1st Street, NE, Washington, D.C., 20002-4242, Phone: (202) 336-5979, Email:apaaccred@apa.org, Web: www.apa.org/ed/accreditation.

The College of Psychology has two APA-accredited doctoral internship programs, the South Florida Consortium Internship Program and the Psychology Services Center Internship Program. Questions related to the programs' accredited status should be directed to the Commission on Accreditation: Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation, American Psychological Association, 750 1st Street, NE, Washington, D.C., 20002-4242, Phone: (202) 336-5979, Email:apaaccred@apa.org, Web: www.apa.org/ed/accreditation.

The college's master's degree program in school counseling, and specialist and doctoral programs in school psychology are approved by the Florida Department of Education. In addition, the specialist and doctoral programs in school psychology hold the designation of National Recognition by the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP).

The College of Psychology offers three programs, (1) the M.S. in School Counseling ,(2) the Psy.S. in School Psychology, and (3) the Psy.D. in School Psychology for practitioners in P-12 schools that have been accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). The accreditation for these programs is awarded to the university through the Fischler College of Education as follows: The Fischler College of Education at Nova Southeastern University is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE), www.ncate.org.

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACS-COC) to award associate’s, baccalaureate, master’s, educational specialist, doctorate, and professional degrees.

For questions about the accreditation of Nova Southeastern University, contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097; Telephone: (404) 679-4500.

View all of NSU's accreditations.

Nova Southeastern University is committed to providng equal access through reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities. If special arrangements are needed, participants should contact Suzanne O'Sullivan, M.S., Program Manager, via telephone at (954) 262-5826 or via email at osulliva@nova.edu.

For detailed information regarding all of our upcoming continuing education programs, please visit our website or phone us at (954) 262-5826.

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