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The Colorado Psychology Internship Consortium (CO-PIC) offers a one-year, full-time doctoral internship beginning and ending in July each year. The Consortium is comprised of five sites across Colorado: three sites in Eagle County and two sites in the Denver Metro Area. CO-PIC sites vary in regards to populations served and include: crisis response, trauma-focused care, integrated primary care, school-based, sports psychology, and first responders. 

The Consortium provides a range of clinical and didactic experiences that represent the necessary depth and breadth required for future professional practice with Colorado’s rural and underserved populations. Interns have a primary placement at one site. To foster team cohesion, all interns and faculty meet in person for shared training activities at least three times throughout the internship year. Additionally, interns and faculty participate in training virtually via videoconference on a weekly basis. Across training sites, interns complete an average of 15-20 hours per week of face-to-face direct service delivery.

Important Dates and Deadlines

Application Deadline

Interview Notification Deadline

Interview Dates

Internship Start Date

Consortium Sites

COVID-19 Information

The Colorado Psychology Internship Consortium is closely monitoring the COVID-19 crisis. We are doing our due diligence around equitability and safety measures with regard to the 2023-2024 cohort application and interview process. CO-PIC strongly prefers in-person interviews; however, safety is a number one priority. In-person interviews are scheduled to be conducted in January 2023 for this application/interview cycle; however, the consortium is poised to pivot to virtual interviews, if necessary. Please check the COPIC website for regular updates.

Accreditation Status

The Colorado Psychology Internship Consortium (CO-PIC) received full accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation in October 2018. Questions related to the program’s accreditation status should be directed to the Commission on Accreditation.

APPIC Membership Status

CO-PIC is an APPIC member and agrees to abide by the APPIC policy that no person at this training facility will solicit, accept, or use any ranking-related information for any intern applicant.

Internship Admissions, Support, and Initial Placement Data

Questions?

Questions regarding CO-PIC or the application and interview process may be directed to CO-PIC’s Training Director: Dr. Stacie Freudenberg. Email: stacie@mybrightfuture.org.

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