Professional Training Programs

The USF Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) has a strong commitment to training that includes participation of all staff. The training program is sequential, cumulative, and graded, supporting and enhancing knowledge and skills that trainees possess while also providing didactic and experiential opportunities that facilitate development of their professional identities as psychologists.

CAPS is consistent with USF’s Core Value of having a commitment to the “full, integral development of each person” by providing a training program that facilitates the development of ethical, competent, generalist psychologists who can function independently and make positive contributions to the profession.

Doctoral Internship in Health Service Psychology

Find more information about the APA Accredited Doctoral Internship at the University of San Francisco Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) including the training program, application procedures,  and appointment and benefits.

The USF-CAPS Doctoral Internship in Health Service Psychology at CAPS is accredited by the American Psychological Association. Questions related to the program's accredited status should be directed to the Commission on Accreditation at:

Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
American Psychological Association
750 1st Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002
Phone: (202) 336-5979 or (202) 336-6123 TDD

Post Doctoral Fellowship in Health Service Psychology

The University of San Francisco Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) Post Doctoral Fellowship emphasizes training in brief therapy and multicultural competency within an integrationist framework with the goal of preparation for a position as a University Counseling Center Psychologist. Find more information about the Post Doctoral Fellowship including training program, application procedures, and appointment and benefits.

Contact Info

Counseling and Psychological Services

Mon.-Fri. 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Gillson Hall, Lower Level (415) 422-6352 (415) 422-2260

Emergency Services

For emergencies, call (415) 422-2911 or extension 2911 from any on-campus phone. Available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

After Hours Consultation

5 p.m. – 8:30 a.m., weekdays. 24 hours weekends and holidays. Call (415) 422-6352, press option 2.