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Graduate Student Training

Throughout the school year, graduate students work at The River School alongside our teachers and clinicians as part of their university's program for earning a masters degree.

The River School serves as an internship site for students in graduate training programs in Education, Occupational Therapy, Deaf Education, and Developmental Psychology including George Mason University, Vanderbilt University, The University of Florida, Shenandoah University, George Washington University, Georgetown University, the University of Maryland and the American University. We also have Affiliation Agreements with many different universities to provide supervised clinical training to graduate students in Speech and Hearing Science during the clinical fellowship year including Gallaudet University, George Washington University, the University of Maryland, Vanderbilt University, Loyola University, Arkansas State University and the University of South Carolina.