Preference is given to applicants enrolled in an APA Accredited doctoral program.  Minimum
criteria for an interview is completion/anticipated completion of 1500 hours of practicum.  A
Master's degree and/or a community based practicum placement is preferable.  

The stipend for the training year will be $28,352.  Benefits include health insurance, 10 days of
vacation/sick leave, and 5 days of professional development leave.

The I Ola Lāhui Rural Hawai
`i Behavioral Health Internship Program is APA accredited. Questions
related to the program's accredited status should be directed to the Commission on

Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
American Psychological Association
750 1st Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002
Phone: (202) 336-5979 / E-mail:

I Ola Lāhui is an APPIC member and meets all criteria and standards set by the association.  

The below tables provide further information regarding admissions, other benefits, and post-
internship position for the 2013-2016 intern graduates.

How to apply:
To apply to our program, we require that you complete the standard APPI application and ask
that you address how your training, interest, and experiences fit with our program in your cover
letter and in essay #3.  As part of the APPI application, we ask that you provide 3 letters of
recommendation including individuals who have supervised your clinical work.  Please include a
copy of your curriculum vitae and your graduate school transcripts.  Our application deadline is
December 1st and you will be notified by December 15th if you will be invited for an interview.

For more information about our program, please contact:
Jill Oliveira Gray, Ph.D.
Director of Training
1441 Kapiolani Blvd. Suite 1802
Honolulu, HI 96814
(808) 525-6255
Internship in Clinical Psychology
Information for Applicants
I ola lahui
rural hawai'i behavioral health
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