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Graduate and Post Graduate Internships Available

Join our team to help support the wonderful students at Foothill College.

Our department offers a rich, diverse internship experience for MFT Trainees/Interns and MSW Interns, who possess the necessary skills and qualities to function in a multi-service mental health college campus clinic. Our clinic strives to serve our students with our direct service provision and by also collaborating in various campus wide activities and initiatives. From interfacing with the College Students, Administrators, Instructors, or Staff, our clinic offers the opportunity to address the various mental health needs and increase the safe, informed and positive functioning of our students and the greater college campus.

 
Learning experiences

  • Work with a racially and ethnically diverse student population
  • Provide brief therapy using cognitive behavioral therapy, solution focused therapy, and humanistic therapy approaches
  • Crisis intervention and risk assessments
  • Case management/Information and referral
  • Consultation with faculty, staff and administrators
  • Group services
  • Outreach Activities and Prevention
  • Student and Faculty In-Service Training (Orientations and Workshops)
  • Electronic Health Record Keeping System

Hourly stipend paid, excellent supervision and training

  • Weekly individual and group supervision provided
  • One-way mirror and audio-taped supervision available
  • Trainings in CBT, David Burns' TEAM therapy, and other therapeutic approaches

 
Application Process

Internship runs yearly from September through late June and a commitment to this term is required. Resumes, interviews and possible placement inquiries are taken during our Winter Quarter yearly (January through March) in order to obtain acceptance into our following school year.

Interested applicants should email a cover letter and resume to Celinda Miranda, LCSW at mirandacelinda@fhda.edu . Depending on the amount of interest, not all applicants may be scheduled for interviews.

 
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