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Attachment Opportunities


Applications for the Psychology Attachment Traineeship is closed until further notice.  

The Department of Psychology at IMH is committed to nurturing individuals who are interested in a career in clinical psychology, by providing them an opportunity for observational and experiential learning. This is within the adult mental health setting where we adopt a scientist-practitioner approach, with a strong focus on conducting research and developing new psychological services. 

What to Expect:  

  • Minimum of 1 to 2 days per week for 6 consecutive months  
  • Regular supervision by an assigned clinical psychologist  
  • Relevant training opportunities  
  • Certificate of attendance after completion of attachment  
  • Testimonial upon request after completion of attachment  
  • There will be no remuneration as this is a self-initiated attachment 

Undergraduate Trainee  

Minimum qualifications: Final year student pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology (Honours) from a recognised university 

Scope of attachment activities: 

- Observational clinical experience 
- Programme development 
- Research-related activities 
- Administrative tasks 

Graduate Trainee 

Minimum qualifications: Graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology (Honours) from a recognised university 

Scope of attachment activities: 

- Programme development 
Direct clinical work (under supervision) 
- Research-related activities 

To apply:  

  • Attachment periods are from January to June and July to December 
  • Interested applicants to send completed application form (Appendix 1) and CV to psychology@imh.com.sg 
  • Shortlisted candidates for the Undergraduate and Graduate Trainee positions will be notified for an interview


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