The internship is a full time one year position beginning in August. Applicants must be enrolled in an APA-accredited doctoral program in psychology. Applicants must have completed all coursework, practicum training, and comprehensive exams prior to the start of the internship year. The Sutter Center for Psychiatry internship training program meets the licensure requirements for the state of California including all required supervised hours, adherence to supervised experience laws and regulations, and appropriate documentation of hours. Interns are required to complete 1500 hours of doctoral training in order to be licensed in the state of California, however 2000 hours is the expectation during the training year at SCP.