For Hope & Healing

Insurance Accepted Mental Health Treatment Programs Done By Passionate Professionals

Practicum Student Internship


  • Active participation in a Master’s program for psychology, counseling, social work, family therapy, or a related field
  • Completion of a Bachelor’s degree
  • Desire to work with adolescents who have engaged in sexually harming behaviors 
  • Strong writing skills


  • Manage a caseload of approximately 4-6 clients. Caseload comprised of probation-involved youth who have committed sexual offenses and general therapy referrals (children, adolescents, and/or adults with varying presenting problems)
  • Co-facilitate a sex-specific treatment group with occasional psychoeducational material and skill-building
  • Complete diagnostic assessments
  • Document session notes
  • Develop individual treatment plans and update quarterly
  • Complete written progress review reports for court-involved youth
  • Participate in clinical consultation and staff meetings
  • Students work approximately 20 hours per week (Monday – Friday). Schedules are flexible and will be based on student and agency needs
  • Weekly individual and group supervision


  • Flexible schedule
  • Highly diverse client populations
  • Thorough orientation period and opportunities to shadow current therapists
  • Opportunity for specialized training (DBT, family therapy, risk assessments, sexual-offense-specific treatment)

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