Department of Psychology at Illinois State University

Internship Sites

The Annual Intern/Intern Supervisor fall conference is held each September at Illinois State University. The conference is co-sponsored by the Illinois School Psychologists Association (ISPA) and the Directors of University School Psychology Programs (DUSPP). Current or prospective Intern Supervisors should contact Dr. Mark Swerdlik by email for more information. Listed below are some of the internship sites for our school psychology trainees.

Specialist Internship Sites

  • Arlington Heights (Ill.) School District
  • Cicero (Ill.) School District
  • Northern Suburban Special Education District in Highland Park, Ill.
  • Mount Prospect (Ill.) School District
  • Unit Five Schools in Normal, Ill. and McLean County
  • Woodford County Special Education Cooperative in Metamora, Ill.
  • Tri-County Special Education Cooperative in Bloomington, Ill.
  • JAMP Special Education Services in Olmstead, Ill.
  • Maine (Ill.) East and West High Schools
  • Special Education of Peoria County (Ill.)
  • Livingston County Special Services in Pontiac, Ill.
  • Greater Lafayette (Ind.) Area Special Services
  • Addison (Ill.) Trail. High School
  • Des Plaines (Ill.) School District
  • Waukegan (Ill.) Public Schools
  • Napervillle (Ill.) School District
  • Lisle (Ill.) School District 202
  • Niles (Ill.) North High School
  • Portland (OR.) Public Schools
  • Springfield (Ill.) School District
  • Dearborn (MI) Public Schools
  • Northshore District 112 (Ill.)
  • Peoria (Ill.) Public Schools
  • LaGrange (Ill.) Area Department of Special Education
  • Community Consolidated School District 59 in Elk Grove Village, Ill.
  • Rural Champaign County (Ill.) Special Education
  • Indian Prairie School District 204 (Ill.)
  • Paradise School School District in Tempe, Ariz.
  • Edwardsville (Ill.) Public Schools
  • Urbana (Ill.) School District
  • Baldwinville (NY) Central School District
  • Streator (Ill.) Public School
  • Woodridge District 68 (Ill.)
  • Wheaton/Warrenville (Ill.) School District 200
  • East Peoria (Ill.) Public Schools
  • Belvidere (Ill.) Public Schools

Doctoral Internship Sites

  • Lewisville (Tex.) Independent School District*
  • Fort Worth (Tex.) Independent School District *
  • Houston (Tex.) Independent School District *
  • Louisiana Internship Consortium ( New Orleans, La.) *
  • Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District (Tex.)*
  • University of Nebraska Internship Consortium (Lincoln, Nebr.)*
  • Astor Home for Children (Rhinebeck, NY) *
  • University of Tennessee Health Science Center (Memphis. Tenn.)*
  • Southern Illinois University School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics in Springfield, Ill. * (ISPIC)
  • Northern Suburban special Education District in Highland Park, Ill.* (ISPIC)
  • The Baby Fold Residential Treatment Center in Normal, Ill. *(ISPIC)
  • Florida State University Multidisciplinary Psychoeducational Center (Tallahassee, Fla.)*
  • Special Education District of Lake County in Gages Lake, Ill. * (ISPIC)
  • Milton Hershey School in Hershey, Penn. *
  • The May Institute in Boston, Mass.*
  • Monroe-Meyer Institute in Lincoln, Nebr.*
  • Westbrook Therapeutic Day School (NSSEO in Mount Prospect, Ill.)*(ISPIC)
  • Kennedy Kriejer Institute in Baltimore, MD *
  • Hope School in Springfield, Ill.* (ISPIC)
  • Department of Rehabilitative Services, University of Illinois in Champaign, Ill. (ISPIC)*

* Accredited by the American Psychological Association