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Counseling Internship

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Counseling Internship Description:

CAPS offers an unpaid part-time (20 hours per week) internship to graduate level community counseling students in area counseling programs. Interns can expect to carry a caseload of 6-10 individual therapy clients and will gain experience in conducting brief assessments with students seeking CAPS services for level and urgency of need. Interns also have opportunities to co-lead psychotherapy groups and outreach workshops for CAPS. Interns participate in weekly didactic seminars, and receive an hour of individual supervision and an hour of group supervision a week. Internships start in September and January and run for two consecutive semesters.

Experience needed:

Candidates must complete practicum prior to the start of internship. Experience providing psychotherapy to young adults and adults is preferred.

Application Process:

Please submit a cover letter and resume to Dr. Ellen Barrett-Becker, Ph.D. at ebarrett@wayne.edu. To be considered for winter semester, please submit your application materials by November 1st. To be considered for fall semester, please submit your application materials by July 1st