Summer Internships in London

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Psychology Internships in London

London, United Kingdom

Arrive Date:  June 15, 2020    End Date:  August 8, 2020

Program Overview

Intern in the global metropolis of London with an individually tailored placement to work toward your career goals in psychology and social services. You will be matched with a placement that complements your academic and professional goals and interests. For Psychology interns, opportunities may include:  community services within mental health, substance abuse treatment, crisis, advocacy; outpatient treatment center; therapeutic and counseling programs; human resources, and more. The program includes an extensive on-site orientation to help you learn about the community, your internship, and meet your cohort, as well as offers career coaching and cultural activities.

Apart from work for the internship, you will also engage in an online course facilitated by a UC Davis faculty. The online coursework provides an opportunity for meaningful reflection during the program. You will spend approximately 32-35 hours per week at your internship and another 8 hours per week for the online course.

Taught in:  English (course taught remotely)

Total Max Enrollment:  15

Program CoordinatorAngela McNutt

Courses

Education Abroad (EAP) 192. Internship (6 units, Pass/No Pass grading only)

Psychology (PSC) 198. Directed Group Study (2 units, Pass/No Pass grading only)

Eligibility

This program is open to students who meet the eligibility requirements and who have taken the necessary prerequisites.

Program Highlights

  • Exceptional intercultural communication opportunities in an international workplace
  • Excellent opportunity to hone and apply concepts learned in classrooms in real-world, global contexts
  • Tremendous opportunity to make cultural, professional, and geographic discoveries
  • Exciting opportunity to grow professionally and personally
  • Outstanding résumé line item and interview talking point

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