Leading the Way in Trauma Therapy

Internships & Post-Docs

Internships, Post-Docs, Pre-Licensed, & Mid-Career Fellowships


Social Work Internship

graduate level, clinical focus

We're offering at least one academic year internship to start August 30, 2021 in Northampton, MA or Buffalo, NY. This is ideal for an advanced Masters level social work student primarily interested in clinical practice. Substantial prior training and experience as a therapist is required.

The internship features 22 days of training in our trauma-informed treatment approach, including EMDR, PC in our Certificate Program, plus regular supervision. The intern will provide therapy in the Private Intensive Therapy Retreat format. Supervision will be provided.

The intern is responsible for his/her own living arrangements/expenses; no stipend is provided.

To apply, e-mail Dr. Greenwald the following:

  • your CV
  • a brief (1 pg max) cover letter
  • At least two recommendation letters. If they are applicable they do not need to be revised for this purpose.

Human Services/Social Work Internship

case work focus

We're offering at least one academic year (or semester) internship in Northampton, MA. This is ideal for an advanced Bachelors or beginning Masters level social work student with a primary interest in case work. Hours negotiable.

The intern will serve as the Resource Coordinator for our Intensive Trauma Therapy For Victims of Crime program, to assist our therapy clients in identifying and accessing other services. Supervision will be provided. If a given intern is interested and has the time, additionally some trauma therapy training will be provided, but there will be little or no opportunity to provide therapy on site.

The intern is responsible for his/her own living arrangements/expenses; no stipend is provided.

To apply, e-mail Dr. Greenwald the following:

  • your CV
  • a brief (1 pg max) cover letter
  • At least two recommendation letters. If they are applicable they do not need to be revised for this purpose.

Post-Doc, Pre-Licensed, or Mid-Career 1-Year Fellowship

Year-long fellowship to start August 30, 2021 in Northampton, MA; additional year option by mutual agreement. Pay is competitive. The fellowship features 22 days of training in our trauma-informed treatment approach, including EMDR, PC in our Certificate Program, plus regular supervision. Fellows will provide Private Intensive Therapy Retreats. Options for research and (in possible 2nd year) development as a trainer.

Fellowship candidates will have earned their postgraduate degree in Clinical Psychology, Social Work, Counseling or a related field; if you are close but not quite there, you can explain and request consideration. Trauma therapy experience is nice, but more important is being a good therapist, smart, caring, ethical, responsible, and enterprising.

To apply, e-mail Dr. Greenwald the following:

  • your CV
  • a brief (1 pg max) cover letter
  • a writing sample (e.g., an evaluation or paper)
  • At least two recommendation letters. If they are applicable they do not need to be revised for this purpose.

Research Internship

Research internship, part or full time, remotely or in Northampton, MA. This is ideal for a college student, recent college grad, or grad student. Our research primarily focuses on EMDR, PC, Flash, and intensive trauma-focused therapy, with some additional projects related to trauma assessment, treatment, and training. The internship would likely be focused on a specific project, to be determined in advance.

Some research training/experience is helpful, as is fluency with statistics; however, these are not required. Opportunities for co-authorship, depending on the project and the intern's role.

The intern is responsible for their own living arrangements/expenses; no stipend is provided. The intern will be welcome to participate in a trauma therapy training depending on availability and interest.

To apply, e-mail Dr. Greenwald the following:

  • your CV
  • a brief (1 pg max) cover letter
  • At least one recommendation letter. If it is applicable it does not need to be revised for this purpose.