Supervisor Primary supervisor Stephanie Samph, Ph.D. Supervising psychologist faculty team: Lisa Campbell, Ph.D., Abigail Angkaw, Ph.D., Victoria Farrow, Ph.D., Paul Krebs, Ph.D., Natalia Walsh, Ph.D.
Facility VA South County PTSD Clinical Team – Mission Valley Clinic
Address VA CBOC in Mission Valley
Phone 619-400-5120
Email Stephanie.Samph@va.gov
Placement Type VA outpatient clinic
Patient Type

Veterans with PTSD due to any trauma type (combat, sexual trauma, childhood, civilian, etc.) and other comorbidities (TBI, depression, anxiety disorders, substance use disorders)

Experience Type PTSD assessments and evidenced-based individual and group psychotherapy for PTSD; some experience with older veterans
Number Of Students 1
Experience Necessary Familiarity with intakes, structured clinical interviews, and cognitive behavioral therapy preferred, but student will be trained to specific formats
Time Commitment 10 hours/week
Practicum Length Full year
Start Date 7/1/2020
Limiting Factors

Most work (intakes, individual therapy, group therapy, and one-hour individual supervision with Dr. Samph) will be done in Mission Valley 9-5pm (flexible day/s).

Consultation: We have our interdisciplinary team meeting (10 clinicians) on Fridays 11am-12pm in Mission Valley

PTSD seminar is held on Fridays 12-1pm in Mission Valley via teleconference.

Other Issues Our goal is to have students know how to provide video telemental health sessions, conduct the Clinician-Administered PTSD Scale, prolonged exposure therapy, and cognitive processing therapy by the end of the training year.
Description Revised

04/29/2020