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Doctoral Professional Psychology Residency Program

2017-2018 Residency Brochure NOW AVAILABLE

The Student Wellness and Counselling Centre provides training in various aspects of counselling and the practice of psychology to doctoral students in psychology, to Master's students in disciplines such as Educational Psychology and Nursing, to medical Residents in Family Practice and Psychiatry, and to licensed health professionals throughout the province.

Our graduating 2014-2015 Doctoral Residents

Beth and residents

Congratulations to (second from left), Betty Rodriguez-Rubio, Emily Fawcett, and Allison Foskett on the successful completion of their 2014-2015 Doctoral Residency at the Student Wellness and Counselling Centre, Memorial University. They are shown with Dr. Beth Whelan (L), R.Psych., Residency Training Director, at their recent celebratory luncheon on 27 August, 2015.

Bettym Emily, Allison

 Scroll down to see our year in pictures:


Sailing on Conception Bay with retired Training Director, Dr. George Hurley.

Enjoying fun times in Bowring Park, the CPA conference in Ottawa, and the East Coast Trail.

 Our 12-hour intense hike on The Spout Path, part of the East Coast Trail.

 Our whale watching, iceberg hunting, and puffin-lovin' adventures. Yes...we took these pictures ourselves!

 Doctoral Professional Psychology Residency Training Program

Training Director
Elizabeth Whelan, PhD, RPsych, Assistant Professor
Student Wellness and Counselling Centre
University Centre, UC 5000
Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John's, NL A1C 5S7
TEL (709) 864-8874
FAX (709) 864-3011

Accredited by:
Canadian Psychological Association (CPA)
(Current term: 2012/13 - 2017/18)
141 Laurier Avenue West, Suite 702
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5J3
International Association of Counseling Services (IACS)

Participating Member:
Association of Counseling Center Training Agents (ACCTA)
Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers (APPIC)
Canadian Council of Professional Psychology Programs (CCPPP)