A placement at CPS includes seeing Ohio University student clients from a variety of backgrounds and with a variety of concerns. Clients are seen in individual and occasionally, couples counseling. The opportunity to participate in emergency work and/or co-facilitate a group is available. Outreach Counseling Center experience is included as part of your internship. We at CPS believe that training future practitioners is part of our mission and therefore encourage you to participate in whatever activities we are engaged and which meet your own interests and/or career plans. We provide two hours of weekly one-to-one supervision per intern. We also provide interns with two hours of weekly group supervision and continuing education through our Graduate Professional Seminar.
1. A high quality training experience in a HIPAA- compliant environment.
2. Flexibility and responsiveness to meet my individual training needs.
3. Supervision from an appropriately licensed professional.
4. A minimum 25% of training time will be spent in direct service provision.
We are pleased that you are considering a Social Work Internship at Counseling and Psychological Services (CPS). The following information may be of assistance to you in your consideration of CPS:
Candidates for placement at CPS should complete a Social Work Internship Application and return it “ATT: Dr. Michelle Pride” to the Front Desk staff on the third floor of Hudson Health Center. Additional packets can be obtained at CPS or by e-mailing Dr. Pride (email@example.com). Your application should include:
You may include any other material that you think may assist us in considering your application. If you meet the basic criteria for placement, you will be asked to interview with one or more CPS staff. Unfortunately, the number of students we can accommodate is limited and varies from year to year. Applications for a placement beginning Fall 2016 will are due on March 25th, 2016. Applications will be reviewed and candidates interviewed on a first come basis until our available placement slots are filled.
If you have questions or concerns, please contact:
The staff at Counseling and Psychological Services wishes you the very best in your chosen profession.
Thank you for your interest in CPS!