Internships and Fieldwork
Internships and Experiential Learning
As a psychology major at Elizabethtown College you can gain valuable, practical real world experience at a number of internship or field work sites nearby. This experience can help you solidify how you choose to use psychology after you graduate.
Some recent types of internship experiences and specific sites include:
- Psychiatric treatment centers
Bell Socialization, Harrisburg State Hospital, Philhaven, Community Services, Manos House
- Research with neurological and psychiatric populations
Hershey Medical Center, Lebanon Veteran's Administration, Masonic Homes
- School psychology and work with special needs children and
S. June Smith Center, Elizabethtown High School, YWCA, Lancaster Probation and Parole
- Community and industry
Innovation Focus, American Red Cross
You aren't limited to local sites or the types of locations listed above. Some our department interns have even studied animal behavior at places like the Maryland zoo.