The Department of Behavioral Medicine provides psychology interns the opportunity to work with patients on an inpatient and outpatient basis.
Psychology Interns at Conemaugh Memorial will be involved in direct care and or observation of psychological consultation service on the three psychiatric inpatient units (Child & Adolescent, Adult, & Geriatric) at the hospital’s main campus.
Interns conduct biopsychosocial assessments, cognitive assessments, and provide individual, group and family therapy. Additionally, interns conduct individual and small group training of staff in issues related to applied behavioral assessment, psychological assessment, implementation of cognitive-behavioral interventions based on empirically-supported treatment packages, and in-service training seminars related to the prevention and early identification and intervention of behavioral health problems.
Behavioral Medicine Consultation Services
Providing services to inpatient adult and adolescent patients.
Intensive Outpatient Program
Interns co-lead group therapy for patients who need more frequent and comprehensive treatment.
Conemaugh Counseling Associates
Interns gain experience in conducting assessments and providing individual, family and marital counseling for patients across the lifespan.