PsychiatryMentor Name: Dr. Naomi Swiezy and Dr. Tiffany Neal
- Internship Location:
- Dress Code:
- Professional work attire
- Majors Preferred:
Computer and Information Science , Education, Health Sciences, Health Services Management, Psychology, Public Health, Social Work
- Hours per week:
- Flexible within regular work hours
- The HANDS in Autism Center® is a provider of innovative outreach, research, service and technical support. The overall mission of the HANDS in Autism® Center and programs offered through the Center have been focused on the provision of unique and customized learning and service opportunities ranging from live, real-time to online formats. These are all designed to improve the capacity for understanding both the process and application of strategies to individuals across a range of ages, intellectual and functional abilities and neurodevelopmental, behavioral and other challenges. Hands-on training, ongoing coaching and diverse consultative experiences are offered to foster the building of bridges of information, resources and collaboration across family, educational, medical and community systems.
- Internship Duties:
- Examples of projects and duties as a HANDS in Autism® Program Assistant include: hands-on involvement with staff in ongoing projects, preparation for programming and events, coordination of community events and awareness efforts, program-level support of staff working with children and adults with disabilities and specialized support for programs.