The Practicum Committee consists of the Practicum Coordinator and members from each university assigned according to role. The committee consists of the JDP Practicum Coordinator (Standing Chair), the VA Practicum Coordinator, the UCSD Psychology Internship Director, a representative from the SDSU Psychology Clinic and a representative from Rady Children’s Hospital. The Committee evaluates potential new practica, makes recommendations about current practica, and whenever necessary helps to resolve practicum-related problems and issues. The Committee also assigns students to practica each year based on available slots and student requests. Major Practicum Committee decisions must be ratified by the Steering Committee before they take effec

Current committee membership includes:

  • Colby Chlebowski, Ph.D. (SDSU; JDP Practicum Coordinator) – Standing Chair
  • Melissa Munoz, Ph.D. (UC San Diego; VA Practicum Coordinator)
  • Christina Wierenga, Ph.D. (UC San Diego; VASDHS/UC San Diego Psychology Internship Co-Director)
  • Miguel Villodas, Ph.D.  (SDSU; SDSU Psychology Clinic Supervisor Representative)
  • Katherine Nguyen Williams, Ph.D. (UC San Diego; Rady’s Children Hospital Practicum Representative)

Last updated 3/07/2023