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Please note:

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we are only able to offer internships to students from colleges and universities with which we have an existing Affiliation Agreement. Before proceeding with your application, please check with your department advisor to confirm that an Affiliation Agreement with WellSpan is already in force.

Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities (CADD)

Program: Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities (CADD)
Location: Lancaster
Hours: Day (generally 8am-4pm)
Degree: MA


Outpatient setting that offers a variety of services to people and their families on the autism spectrum. These services include: outpatient therapy, psychiatry, psychological evaluations and assessments, consultation, BHRS, group therapy.


Children, adolescents, young adults, adults on the autism spectrum and their families.

Program's Therapeutic Approach

ABA centered multi-disciplinary approach.


2 Master's level, advanced 2nd year students who are able to be available for 2 semesters for 2 days per week.

The Intern Will be Required to:

  • Observe and participate in a multidisciplinary approach to care
  • Provide care to individuals and families in an outpatient setting including individual , group and family therapy
  • Participation in clinical meetings and educational trainings related to autism and ABA
  • Interns will be able to visit and learn about other Philhaven programs and community resources, observe clients in the community and become familiar with research related to ABA and autism.

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How to Apply

Before submitting your application, please verify with your internship/practicum supervisor that the internship(s) you are applying for meet the requirements of your educational institution.

We suggest viewing the internships available online with your adviser (or print out the information) to verify: the population served meets clinical expectations the supervision provided is adequate the responsibilities of the internship will help develop your skills times and location for the internship fit your schedule.

Only after you have verified those issues should you apply for an internship.

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