The Department of Psychology at Millsaps College has placed students in several different internships in the Jackson area, such as those listed below. Please contact Dr. Thaw at 974-1380 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on internships.
Magnolia Speech School: Counseling/Behavioral Analysis; working with hearing impaired children to improve speech and sound recognition
Region 8 Mental Health: Counseling Psychology: working with mentally impaired subjects
University of Mississippi Medical Center:
Education Center: School Psychology; observe and work with children with learning disabilities in an attempt to improve their comprehension and behavioral skills. Includes testing.
Mississippi School for the Blind: Behavioral Analysis; working with visually impaired subjects to improve their abilities on physical tasks
Mississippi State Mental Hospital at Whitfield: Clinical Psychology; working within the realm of Abnormal Psychology students examine the process of admitting, treating and rehabilitating patients.
Mississippi Crime Lab: Forensic psychology; Learning how to properly investigate crime scenes, process evidence, and interpret findings.
Hinds County Sheriff's Department: Forensic psychology; Learning how to properly investigate crime scenes, issue warrants, and collect evidence.
MS Children's Home Society: Human Services; working with adoption cases to help place and monitor children
Galloway Day Care: Developmental Psychology; executing lesson plans and activities and interacting with children
Morris and Associates: Industrial/Organizational psychology; learning the ins-and-outs of how psychology is applied to the workplace environment.
Rankin County School District: School/Counseling Psychology; working with school counselors in the elementary grades to help assess, test, and counsel children.