All students in clinical psychology are expected to take the core clinical curriculum which involves a combination of academic, research, and professional training. In addition to the core curriculum, however, students pursue specialty training in a variety of areas. Specialty training may consist of course work, research, and/or practica in a formal area of concentration or students may put together an individualized program of study.
Examples of program of study emphases include:
- Child and family
- Forensic psychology
- Substance abuse
- Clinical and experimental psychopathology
- Family and relationship violence
- Mental health policy
- Treatment process and outcome.
These opportunities are described in more detail in the Clinical Psychology Training Program Brochure.