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Catch up with Gil Intern Alum Daniel Horschler

April 20, 2015

I am currently working as a User Experience Researcher at Lenovo, continuing on from the time I spent there as a Gil Intern last semester. The field of user experience research uses cognitive psychology to assess people’s perceptions of the … Continued

Madelyn Frumkin, Clinical Intern -Veritas Collaborative

November 20, 2014

I spend 9 hours a week with adolescents with eating disorders at Veritas Collaborative, a treatment center offering inpatient, residential, and partial hospitalization levels of care to patients ages 10 to 19. I’ve gone through numerous trainings, learned how to … Continued

Nicole Seider, Quantitative Intern (RTI International)

November 18, 2014

This semester as a quantitative Gil Intern, I was placed at RTI International. In all honesty, I was rather nervous with this placement as I knew RTI was a massive company that did research in virtually every possible domain. I … Continued

Sean McWeeny, TEACCH (Clinical Intern)

November 12, 2014

TEACCH and the Culture of Autism Autism has been at the headlines of newspapers and media sites as the topic of discussion, but many people still fail to understand the disorder and how to “treat it.” I use the words … Continued

Brooke McKenna, Social Intern (Horizon Performance)

November 10, 2014

Upon arriving at Horizon Performance for my first day as an intern, I couldn’t help but question whether I was cut out for the job. As a psychology/biology major with an interest in social psychology research, I wondered how I … Continued

Alban Foulser, Social Intern (Polk Correctional Institution)

November 6, 2014

In my internship with the North Carolina Department of Public Safety, I work at Polk Correctional Institution, a men’s prison in Butner, North Carolina. With my supervisor, Dr. Peiper, the prison psychologist at Polk, I gather information on the mental … Continued

Olivia Juarez, Clinical Intern (Lepage Associates)

November 4, 2014

My experience as a Gil Intern is one that I will forever count as one of the most valuable experiences of my life. I am a clinical intern at Lepage Associates Psychiatric and Psychological Services in Durham, which is a … Continued