Interns function as professional staff, maintain a clinical caseload, and participate in staff meetings, work committees, and training activities. Each intern receives a minimum of 1 hour per week of individual supervision. Interns will be provided with opportunities for direct clinical hours, non-direct hours and potential group counseling opportunities.
Potential Intern Requirements
- Must be knowledgeable of the legal ethical standards of your licensing board.
- Must be self-motivated and able to work semi-independently.
- Must be open to constructive feedback.
- Availability must be flexible and compatible with my current caseload schedule.
Application for Internship
You should apply for a practicum or internship at least six weeks before your practicum/internship is scheduled to begin.
The application must include the following documents:
- A cover letter that describes:
- The education and training you have received in preparation for counseling practicum or internship.
- The requirements from your university or licensing board that explain the types of experience and the supervision requirements for your practicum/internship.
- The date a decision must be made about your acceptance into practicum/internship.
- Your resume.
- Your transcripts from all college/university education experiences.
- Three names of references and at least one letter of recommendation from a professor, practicum coordinator or licensed mental health practitioner (LCDC, LPC, LMFT, LCSW, PhD or MD).
All application documents must be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org