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Academic Internships

Current Available Internships

Internship opportunity at UMass Medical School Preventive and Behavioral Medicine
Our lab conducts research in the areas of obesity and skin cancer prevention. Research tasks will include participant recruitment, conducting telephone screening interviews, data entry, and research administrative tasks. Excellent organizational skills and people skills are a must. Please contact Jessica Oleski at Jessica.Oleski@umassmed.edu for more information.  

Suggestions for Semester Academic Internships in Psychology

Below you will find suggestions for psychology-related semester academic internships:

Abby's House (organization that serves homeless and battered women and children)
52 High Street
Worcester, MA 01609
508-756-5486
Contact – Tess A. Sneesby
http://www.abbyshouse.org/

American Civil Liberties Union Worcester County
340 Main Street
Room 717
Worcester, MA 01610
508-752-5363
Contact - info@aclum.org
http://aclum.org/

American Red Cross of Central Massachusetts
2000 Century Drive
Worcester, MA 01606-1256
508-595-3700
Contact – Christine Clifford
http://www.redcrossworcester.org/

Auburn Senior High School
99 Auburn Street
Auburn, MA 01501
508-832-7711
Contact - Casey Handfield, principal; Mr. Prouty, English Dept.
www.auburn.k12.ma.us

Auburn Youth and Family Services
21 Pheasant Court
Auburn, MA 01501
508-832-5707
Contact - Sally D'Arcangelo
http://www.ayfs.org/

Brandon Residential Treatment Center, Inc. (serves boys with emotional and behavioral problems, they specialize in juvenile firesetting)
27 Winter Street
Natick, MA 01760
508-655-6400
Contact - Sarah Karian, HR Associate (ext. 250) or resume@brandonschool.org
www.brandonschool.org

The Bridge of Central Massachusetts (provides comprehensive social services)
4 Mann Street
Worcester, MA 01602
508-755-0333
Contact – info@thebridgecm.org
www.thebridgecm.org
www.gstanleyhallschool.org
www.safehomesma.org

Burncoat Middle School
135 Burncoat Street
Worcester, MA 01606
508-799-3392
Contact – Lisa A Houlihan, Principal; Mary Scully
http://burncoatmiddle.worcesterschools.org/

Burncoat High School
179 Burncoat Street
Worcester, MA 01606
508-799-3300
Contact – William Foley, Principal; Thomas Gibbons, Teacher
http://burncoatmiddle.worcesterschools.org/

Catholic Charities
10 Hammond Street
Worcester, MA 01610
508-798-0191
http://www.ccworc.org/

Central Massachusetts Housing Alliance
7-11 Bellevue Street
Worcester, Massachusetts 01609
508-791-7265
Contact – info@cmhaonline.org
http://www.cmhaonline.org/

Central Massachusetts Special Education Collaborative
11 McKeon Road
Worcester, MA 01610
508-459-5463
http://www.cmsec.org/

Cerebral Palsy of Massachusetts
43 Old Colony Avenue
Quincy, MA 02170
617-479-7443
Contact – info@masscp.org
http://www.masscp.org

Chandler Pediatrics
421 Chandler Street
Worcester, MA
508-752-4511
Contact - Dr. Indrani Malkani

College of the Holy Cross
Human Resources Department
508-793-3756
Contact - Debbie Paquette
Website - http://holycross.edu/human-resources

Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Children and Families - Central Regional Office
25 Winthrop Street, Suite 300
Worcester, MA 01604
508-929-2130
http://www.mass.gov/dcf

Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Mental Health - Central Regional Office
Worcester State Hospital
305 Belmont Street
Worcester, MA 01604
508-368-3838
http://www.mass.gov/dmh

Community Healthlink, Inc. (Services for families related to mental illness, substance abuse, and homelessness)
72 Jacques Avenue
Worcester, MA 01610
508-860-1260
http://www.communityhealthlink.org/

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
44 Binney Street
Boston, MA 02115
http://www.dana-farber.org/

Diocese of Worcester
49 Elm Street
Worcester, MA 01609
508-791-7171
http://www.worcesterdiocese.org/

Dynamy, Inc. (residential internship program)
27 Sever Street
Worcester, MA 01609
508-755-2571
http://www.dynamy.org/

Early Childhood Central
34 Cedar Street
Worcester, MA 01609
508-792-0220
http://www.earlychildhoodcentral.org/

Education Development Center, Inc.
55 Chapel Street
Newton, MA 02458-1060
617-969-7100
http://www.edc.org/

Edward Street Child Services
34 Cedar Street
Worcester, MA 01609
508-792-0220
http://www.edwardstreet.org/

Elder Services of Worcester Area, Inc.
411 Chandler Street
Worcester, MA 01602
508-756-1545
http://www.worcesterma.gov/ocm/elder-affairs

Elm Park Center for Early Childhood Education, Inc.
284 Highland Street
Worcester, MA 01602
508-752-1201
Contact – Janet McKeag, Executive Director

Family Health Center of Worcester, Inc.
26 Queen Street
Worcester, MA 01610
(508) 860-7700
Contact – Amy Grassette
http://www.fhcw.org

Family Services of Central Massachusetts
31 Harvard Street
Worcester, MA 01609
508-756-4646
Contact - jclark@fscm.org
http://www.fscm.org/

Friendly House, Inc. (human services organization)
36 Wall Street
Worcester, MA 01604
508-755-4362
Contact - Josefina Velez
http://www.friendlyhousema.org/

Genesis Club, Inc.
274 Lincoln Street
Worcester, MA 01605-2106
508-831-0100
Contact - Kevin Bradley, Executive Director; or training@genesisclub.org
http://www.genesisclub.org/

Girls Inc. Of Worcester
125 Providence St
Worcester, MA 01604
508-755-6455
Contact - info@girlsincworcester.org, see http://www.girlsincworcester.org/support-us/internships
http://www.girlsincworcester.org/

Head Start
Administrative Office
Taylor Building
770 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01610
508-799-3608 or 508-799-3225
http://www.headstartprogram.us/city/ma-worcester

Health Awareness Services of Central Massachusetts
Administrative Office
405 Grove Street
Worcester, MA 01605
1-800-637-5466 or 508-756-7123
http://www.wellness.com/dir/3132982/marriage--family-therapist/ma/worcester/health-awareness-services-of-central-massachusetts#referrer

Jewish Family Service of Worcester
646 Salisbury Street
Worcester, MA 01609
508-755-3101
Contact - Steve Slaten, Ph.D.
http://www.jfswm.org/

Lutheran Child and Family Services
85 Main St
Watertown, MA 02472
617-972-6245

Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination
Worcester City Hall
455 Main Street, Room 100
Worcester, MA 01608
508-799-8010
http://www.mass.gov/mcad/

Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children Central Regional Office
335 Chandler Street
Worcester, MA 01602
508-753-2967
Contact: mhughes@mspcc.org
http://www.mspcc.org/

Oxfam America
226 Causeway St., 5th Floor
Boston, MA 02114
800-776-9326
Contact: internsandvolunteers@oxfamamerica.org
http://www.oxfamamerica.org/

Pernet Family Health Service, Inc.
237 Millbury Street
Worcester, MA 01610-2177
508-755-1228
http://www.pernetfamilyhealth.org/

Sacred Heart of Jesus Church
596 Cambridge Street
Worcester, MA 01610
508-752-1608
Contact – Fr. George Ridick
http://www.shscparish.com/

Saint Francis Home
101 Plantation Street
Worcester, MA 01604
(508) 755-8605

Saint Matthew’s Episcopal Church
695 Southbridge Street
Worcester, MA 01610
(508) 755-4433
http://www.stmatthewworcester.org/

Saint Paul's Elder Outreach Services
19 Chatham Street
Worcester, MA 01609
(508) 799-5009

Saint Vincent Hospital
123 Summer Street
Worcester, MA 01608
877-633-2368
http://www.stvincenthospital.com/

Shrewsbury Youth and Family Services
240 Maple Avenue
Shrewsbury, MA 01545
508-845-6932
Contact - Jeff Chin, jchin@townisp.com, 508.845.6932 x1
http://syfs-ma.org

Social Security Administration
51 Myrtle St
Worcester, MA 01608
508-753-4105
http://www.ssa.gov/

South Worcester Neighborhood Improvement Corp.
47 Camp Street
Worcester, MA 01603
508-757-8344
http://www.swnic.net/

Shrewsbury Council on Aging
98 Maple Avenue
Shrewsbury, MA 01545
508-841-8640
Contact – Sharon Yager - syager@th.ci.shrewsbury.ma.us
https://shrewsburyma.gov/555/Council-on-Aging

Sullivan Insurance Group
One Chestnut Place
10 Chestnut Street
Worcester, MA 01608
800-649-1553
Contact - Gordon Lockbaum, glockbaum@sullivangroup.com
http://www.sullivangroup.com/

Tri-Valley, Inc. (elder services)
10 Mill Street
Dudley, MA 01571
800-286-6640
Contact - info@tves.org
http://www.trivalleyinc.org/

UMass Medical Center, Pediatrics - Neonatology
119 Belmont Street
Worcester, MA 01605
508-334-6206; 508-334-6581
Contact - Dr. Francis J. Bednarek, Chief, Neonatology
http://www.umassmemorial.org

United Way of Central Massachusetts
484 Main Street
Worcester, Ma. 01608
508-757-5631
Contact – ksandberg@unitedwaycm.org
http://www.unitedwaycm.org/

Wayside Youth & Family Support Network
75 Fountain Street
Framingham, MA 01702
508-879-9800
Contact - wayside_info@waysideyouth.org
http://www.waysideyouth.org

Westborough State Hospital
Department of Psychology
P.O. Box 288—Lyman Street
Westborough, MA 01581
508-616-2100

Woods at Eddy Pond
667 Washington Street
Auburn, MA 01501
508-832-8488; 877-357-5101
Contact – Lori Tombs
http://www.brookdale.com/communities/emeritus-eddy-pond-campus/

Worcester Common Ground (community development corporation that focuses on rebuilding neighborhoods)
7-11 Bellevue Street
Worcester, Massachusetts 01609
508-754-0908
http://www.wcg-cdc.com/

Worcester Comprehensive Child Care Services
160 Tacoma Street
Worcester, MA 01605
508-852-3792
http://www.worcestercomprehensive.org/

Worcester County Food Bank
474 Boston Turnpike Road
Shrewsbury, MA 01545
508-842-3663
Contact - info@foodbank.org
http://www.foodbank.org/

Worcester Police Department
9-11 Lincoln Square
Worcester, MA 01608
508-799-8606
http://www.ci.worcester.ma.us/wpd/

Worcester Probate and Family Court
225 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01608
508-831-2200
https://www.mass.gov/locations/worcester-probate-and-family-court

Worcester Senior Center
128 Providence Street
Worcester, MA 01604
508-799-1232
Contact - elderaffairs@ci.worcester.ma.us; Amy Vogel Waters – Director; Karen Card
http://www.worcesterma.gov/ocm/elder-affairs/senior-center/

Worcester State Hospital
Department of Psychology
University of Massachusetts Medical Center
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655
Contact - Luiz Misteroni or Eileen Melican

Youth Opportunities Upheld (YOU), Inc. (family services)
81 Plantation Street
Worcester, MA 01604
508-849-5600
Contact - http://www.youinc.org/Intern/Internship.htm
http://www.youinc.org/

Youville House (assisted living residence)
1573 Cambridge St.
Cambridge, MA 02138
617-491-1234
http://www.youvillehouse.com/

YMCA of Central Massachusetts
Central Community Branch YMCA (one of many locations, see website)
766 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01610
508-755-6101
https://www.ymcaofcm.org/

YWCA of Central Massachusetts
1 Salem Square
Worcester, MA 01608
(508) 767-2505
Contact - Darlene Heywosz - dheywosz@ywcaworcester.org

https://www.ymcaofcm.org/