NM-PIC is accepting direct applications for the 2021-2022 internship year. Send a copy of your AAPI and a cover letter describing why you are interested in the NM-PIC internship and what sites you are primarily interested in to the Program Director, Pat Rowan, PsyD at prowan@hmsnm.org.

In Focus

Upcoming Dates & Deadlines

Application Deadline:

November 15, 2020
For 2021-2022 training year applications may be accepted up until June 15, 2021

Interview Notification Deadline:

December 11, 2021

Interview Dates:

January 6, 13 & 20, 2021

Program Start Date:

August 1, 2021*

*Start date of August 1st is for 2021-2022 year only.  Future cohorts will begin July 1st.


The New Mexico Psychology Internship Consortium

Internship Aim

The aim of the New Mexico Psychology Internship Consortium (NM-PIC) is to prepare and retain high quality and culturally competent psychologists to provide collaborative public mental health care for the diverse children, adolescents, and adults of New Mexico.

General Information

The New Mexico Psychology Internship Consortium (NM-PIC) represents the collaborative effort of three agencies, Hidalgo Medical Services in Silver City, Iina Counseling Services at Indian Health Services in Shiprock, and the New Mexico Behavioral Health Institute in Las Vegas, to share resources and faculty for the purpose of providing a quality educational program for psychology doctoral interns focusing on culturally relevant and responsive treatment to New Mexico residents of all ages. Please note that NM-PIC is a psychology doctoral internship program and not a practicum training site.



NM-PIC is not accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA).

APPIC Membership : NM-PIC is a not a member of APPIC and is not participating in the APPIC Match for the 2021-2022 training year.

Questions specifically related to the program’s accreditation status should be directed to the Commission on Accreditation:

Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
American Psychological Association
750 1st Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002
Phone: (202) 336-5979
Email: apaaccred@apa.org
NM-PIC is not currently a practicum training site and is only available to students in a doctoral training program**

Contacting NM-PIC

Questions regarding the application or interview process may be directed to the NM-PIC Program Director, Dr. Pat Rowan, (prowan@hmsnm.org) or the NM-PIC program consultant, Dennis Mohatt (dmohatt@wiche.edu).