Clinical Psychology Internship

The psychology training program at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Department of Psychiatry offers a pre-doctoral internship in clinical psychology accredited by the American Psychological Association. We currently offer training through adult-focused, child-focused, and neuropsychology training tracks. We adhere to a scientist practitioner training model in which our emphasis is on developing professional psychologists who can provide culturally-competent clinical services to children, adolescents, adults, and families. Our program emphasizes the use of empirically-supported treatments and evidence-based practices. Information pertaining to our training tracks, rotations, eligibility requirements, and application procedures can be found in our program brochure. (Click here for the brochure.)

APPIC Match Numbers:

Child Focus Track – 110611

Adult Focus Track – 110612

Neuropsychology Track – 110613

Important Dates:

Applications Due: November 1, 2016

Interview Notification: December 1, 2016


Training Year: July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018

Contact Information:

Training Director

Jennifer L. Gess, Ph.D., ABPP/CN
Walker Family Clinic
4301 W. Markham St., Slot 568
Little Rock, AR 72205
Phone: (501) 526-8239
Fax: (501) 526-5296

Assistant Training Director

Glenn Mesman, Ph.D.
Child Study Center
1210 Wolfe St., Slot 654
Little Rock AR, 72202
Phone (501)-364-5150
Fax (501) 364-3966

Internship Assistant

David Miles
1210 Wolfe St., Slot 654
Little Rock, AR 72202
Phone (501) 364-5183
Fax (501) 364-3966