Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital
The Hines VA Hospital Psychology Service is pleased to offer multiple practicum placements in Psychology. We offer both treatment and assessment practicum placements. While advanced practicum applicants are encouraged, first-practicum applicants should apply as well. Please see the Program Brochure below for complete information.
Hines VA Hospital, in suburban Chicago, is one of the largest and most diversified medical and surgical hospitals in the Department of Veterans Affairs system. Hines is one of the flagship hospitals in the VA health care system, and is located on a 147 acre campus 12 miles west of downtown Chicago. The hospital is a tertiary referral center with many specialty services, including some that serve a large U.S. regional area. Hines currently operates 471 beds and six community based outpatient clinics in Elgin, Kankakee, Oak Lawn, Aurora, LaSalle, and Joliet. The Psychology Service includes 60 doctoral-level psychologists. Psychology has supported a psychology practicum program since 1947.