How to Apply

Our training program has developed into a competitive site, receiving around 100 applications each year for our total of eight positions. It abides by the Practicum Application and Notification Guidelines put forth by some Chicagoland schools. In addition to the psychology externship, CABH also offers a post-doctoral fellowship. Candidates who are interested in applying may contact Dr. Richard Macur-Brousil at or Dr. Mirna Ballestas at

How to Apply
In order to apply for a psychotherapy practicum, the following information is needed:

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • Writing Sample
  • Official Transcripts

Completed applications should be received by January 20, 2012. Applications received later than this date may not be considered. A completed psychology doctoral therapy practicum program application should be mailed to:

Bob Hirsch, Psy.D.
Director of Clinical Training
California Ave and 15th Street
Nurses Residence, 5th Floor
Chicago, IL 60608

To request further information:
Name: Bob Hirsch, Psy.D.
Title: Director of Clinical Training
Phone: (773) 257-4026
Fax: (773) 257-4753