THE ONLINE MANUAL FOR THE PSYCHOLOGY MAJOR FIELDWORK PROGRAM

(Last updated: 3/7/2013)

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS
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I. PREPARING FOR FIELDWORK: 10 STEPS FOR SETTING UP A FIELDWORK PLACEMENT
Complete these steps the SEMESTER BEFORE you go out into the field.

NOTE: PSYC STUDENTS MUST ATTEND A MANDATORY ORIENTATION SESSION:

  • During the first several weeks of the fall and spring semesters, PSYC Fieldwork Orientation sessions are offered.
  • Students must attend ONE session the SEMESTER BEFORE going into the field.
  • Instructors will announce the date/time/place of the meetings.
  • Posters located in the Dyson stairway bulletin boards will announce this information.

Please click on the step titles for details:

Step 1: Review the course description and prerequisites.

Step 2: Figure out who's who in the fieldwork process and see their contact information.

Step 3: Know the deadlines for setting up a placement for next semester!!

Step 4: Decide how much fieldwork to do.

Step 5: Select a fieldwork placement - See the list of pre-approved fieldwork sites.

Step 6: Apply to pre-approved fieldwork placements OR:

Step 7: Propose a new fieldwork site within a ONE-HOUR DRIVE of Marist College.

Step 8: Register for fieldwork.

Step 9: Complete and submit the Fieldwork Contract AND Code of Ethics forms by the deadline.

Step 10: Await confirmation and communications.

A Final tip, print this out: The Preparation Checklist Form

 

II. FIELDWORK SYLLABUS: REQUIREMENTS FOR A GRADE OF ā€œPā€ (PASS) PDF

III. INFORMATION FOR MARIST ABROAD STUDENTS 

IV. INFORMATION FOR FIELDWORK SITES AND SITE SUPERVISORS

1.) Who's Who in the Psychology fieldwork program

2.) What is expected of Marist College

3.) What is expected of fieldwork sites and supervisors

4.) Policies and procedures: tuition waivers

5.) Procedure for request a certificate of insurance/liability form

 

V. FORMS TO PRINT OUT

Code of Ethics and Professional Behavior Form PDF icon

Fieldwork Contract Form PDF icon

Fieldwork Deadlines and Preparation Checklist

Timesheet Form PDF

Evaluation of Fieldworker Form PDF icon

Evaluation of Site Form PDF icon

Evaluation of Supervisor Form PDF icon

Fieldwork Site Directory PDF

 

 

 

 

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