Rotations & Faculty

Clinical Child Track

The intern in the Clinical Child Track will receive training in assessment, consultation, and intervention across diverse content areas in child and family clinical and health psychology.  Each clinic and service emphasizes different content areas and activities that correspond to faculty expertise and are supervised by faculty in the Department of Clinical and Health Psychology. Rotations are organized by clinic or service.

Standard Rotations

Interns will be assigned to the following 6-month and year-long rotations:

Supervisor: Brenda Wiens, PhD

Young Child Neurodevelopment Assessment

Length: Full day for entire year

Supervisor: Alana Rawlinson, PhD, Within Program PCIT Trainer

Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)

Length: ½ day for 6 months

Supervisor: Joy Gabrielli, PhD

Adolescent Mental Health

Length: ½ day for 6 months

Supervisor: Brenda Wiens, PhD

School-Based Mental Health

Length: Full day for 6 months

Supervisors: Child Area faculty

Outpatient Therapy

Length: 2 full days for entire year

Elective Rotation

Supervisors: Child Area faculty

Child Health Rotation

Length: ½ day for 6 months

Pediatric Psychology Intensive Track

The two interns in this track will be exposed to a wide variety of patient populations and medical settings. Rotations involve consultation and brief targeted assessment/intervention experiences for working with children with acute and chronic health conditions in outpatient interdisciplinary clinics, inpatient consultation on the pediatric units at UF Health Shands Hospital, and targeted intakes and intervention within the UF Psychology Specialties Behavioral Pediatrics Clinic. Interns will have opportunities to address a variety of presenting concerns including disease self-management, coping and adjustment, feeding aversion, elimination disorders, pain and behavioral sleep challenges, as well as other conditions across the rotations described below. All rotations are organized by the day on which the clinic or service is offered by the attending faculty member.

Standard Rotations

Interns will be assigned to the following 6-month and year-long rotations:

Supervisor: David Janicke, PhD, ABPP

Behavioral Pediatrics Clinic

Length: ½ day for 6 months

Supervisor: Brenda Wiens, PhD

Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Length: ½ day for 6 months

Supervisor: David Fedele, PhD, ABPP

Pediatric Pulmonology (CF Clinic)

Length: Full day for 6 months

Supervisors: Kimberly Driscoll, PhD, and Sarah Westen, PhD

Pediatric Endocrinology (Type 1 Diabetes Clinics)

Length: Full day for 6 months

Supervisors: Child Area faculty

Outpatient Therapy

Length: 2 full days for entire year

Elective Rotations

Interns will have the opportunity to select 1-2 of the following elective rotations.

Supervisor: Shelley Heaton, PhD

Pediatric Craniofacial Anomalies

Length: ½ day for 3 months

Supervisor: David Janicke, PhD, ABPP

Pediatric Gastroenterology (Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinic)

Length: ½ day for 3 months

Supervisors: Erika Cascio, PsyD, and Jennifer Fisher, PhD, ABPP

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Length: Full day for 3 or 6 months

Supervisor: David Janicke, PhD, ABPP

Pediatric Sleep Medicine

Length: ½ day for 3 months