Alafia Mental Health Institute

(323) 293-8771

Assessment and Psychological Testing

Will the trainee have an opportunity for assessment/psychological testing experience?: Yes

Percentage of time allowed for providing assessment services: 15

Additional supervision and training for assessment/psychological testing: Yes

Describe the assessment training:

Interns are trained in conducting screening and diagnostic assessments. They are allowed to use a variety of psychological tests. The following is a list of some diagnostic tests for available for psychological testing: BASC-2 Self Report Personality Adolescent BASC-2 Parenting Rating Scale Beck Compilation Berry VMI Conner's Parent Rating Scale-Revised House Tree Person Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-Adolescent (MMPI-A) Rogers Apperception Test for Children Resilency Scales Thematic Apperception Test Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children-Fourth Edition (WISC-IV) Woodcock Johnson

List Assessment Supervisors:

Melvin Moore, PhD

INSTRUMENTS USED:

Projective, Academic/Vocational, Neuropsychological, Intelliegence, Personality

Additional supervision and training for assessment/psychological testing: 25

INTERNSHIP SUPERVISION

Half-Time Full-Time
INDIVIDUAL hrs/week 1 2
GROUP hrs/week 2 4

California Psychologists who can serve as Primary Supervisors

Name Degree CA Lic # Hrs/Wk Employed Orientation
Melvin Moore PhD 11086 20 Cognitive-Behavioral
Woodruff Johnson PsyD 27260 16 -

TOTAL COUNT OF LICENSED MENTAL HEALTH STAFF BY LICENSE

Number of Licensed MH Staff (not FTE)

# Psychologists # Psychiatrists
2 2

Other licensed MH staff (list discipline, then number)

LMFT 3
LCSW 2
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DIRECT METHODS OF SUPERVISION HOURS PER YEAR

Individual Group
Direct Live Observation 2 0
Reviewing of Videotapes 0 0
Reviewing Audiotapes 2 0
Review Session Process Notes 40 0
  • County - Los Angeles
  • Contact Person Title - Regional Clinical Director
  • Contact Person - Lummy Galbusera, M.S.
  • Dir. of Training Title - Clinical Supervisor
  • Dir. of Training - Woodruff Johnson, PsyD

  • Last Updated - 30 March 2022

  • Number of Applicants Last Year - 40

  • Participating in CURRENT Match process - Yes

  • CAPIC Program ID - I-308
  • CAPIC Member Since - 2010
  • Region - So. Cal
  • Internships Status - Half/Full
  • Statuses approved by CAPIC
    • Half-Time 1 Year - Yes
    • Half-Time 2 Years - No
    • Full-Time 1 Year - Yes
  • CAPIC Internship Types Available:
    • Half-Time 1 Year - Yes
    • Half-Time 2 Years - No
    • Full-Time 1 Year - Yes

Primary Location

  • Executive Director - Colleen Anderson
  • 3756 Santa Rosalia Drive Suite 628
  • Los angeles, CA 90008
  • Phone - (323) 293-8771
  • Fax - (323) 293-8771

Training/Clinical Services Offered

  • Assessment
  • Brief
  • Crisis
  • Family
  • Group
  • Individual
  • Outpatient
  • Psych. Testing