Psychology Internships

Agency & Contact Information

Agency Name: The Center for Social Dynamics
Address:400 29th st suite 105, Oakland Ca
Phone: (510) 268-8120
Supervisor: Pete Pallares
Fax: (510) 268-8120

Internship Description

The center for Social Dynamics is an Applied Behavior Analysis organization that uses comprehensive, evidence-based treatments in our work with individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families and caregivers.

Job Title: Behavior Specialist Intern

Compensation: mileage reimbursement & on-going trainings related to ASD & ABA approaches
Internship Length: 1 semester
Hours Per Week: negotiable but 45 hours total for the semester: 1 unit
Focus: Autism and Mental Health
Setting: Family Home and Community settings

Duties: Travel to home and community environments to provide specific evidence-based mental health services for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Qualifications: Junior or Senior level of undergrad, passion for workin with children and individuals.

Additional Information: We have centers in Oakland, Vallejo, Santa Clara and Gilroy. Our services are home based, so the intern would be traveling to the home of the clients they receive. Our clients live in the areas surrounding the centers. Sonoma State would be considered North Bay and perhaps the intern would receive clients in Santa Rosa, Napa, Vallejo, or other North Bay citites. This is not an inclusive list, and if the intern is interested we could provide clients in any of the previous mentioned areas.

This internship was updated 07/02/15