Internship Opportunities

The Watson Institute provides meaningful internship opportunities for students pursuing degrees in a variety of fields of study. Internships help students complete the requirements for their program studies while offering meaningful, hands-on experiences serving students with specialized needs.

Gain valuable internship experience:

The Watson Institute offers internships, field studies, and clinical rotation assignments for the following fields of study:

  • Speech Language Therapy / Pathology
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Behavior Therapy
  • Nursing
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Student Teaching / Special Education Teaching
  • Social Work
  • Mental Health Therapy
  • Developmental Psychology
  • School Psychology
  • Vision Therapy / Cortical Visual Impairment

Internships Offered At:

Learn about our special education schools and mental health programs at our convenient locations:

Internship, field studies, and clinical rotation assignment availability will vary by program location and field of study.

Internship Requirements:

  • Current PA Clearances: Acts 34, 114, and 151 which must have been issued within one (1) year of the start date of the internship/placement/student teaching experience.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older.

Interested in an internship at the Watson Institute? Submit the below form and a member of our special education school or mental health teams will be in contact to share more information!

If you have a document outlining your internship and/or supervision requirements, you may upload it instead. Simply write “see attached” in this field and upload your document in the next field.
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In which program would you prefer to be placed? Please note, availability of opportunities will vary by program location and field of study.(Required)