Internship - Bachelor Level (Spring Semester)

The Bridge of Central Massachusetts - Worcester, MA3.3

InternshipEstimated: $31,000 - $39,000 a year
Education
Overview
Associate/Bachelor Level training focuses on milieu therapy, skills groups, and introduction to various individuals with mental health challenges and/or developmental disabilities. A minimum of 8 hours per week is expected for undergraduate level placements. In addition, due to the implementation of Evidence-Based Practice models throughout the agency, students wishing to focus on a specific model of treatment are able to do so. These include Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Illness Management and Recovery, Supported Employment, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Individuals with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, and Wraparound.

Our agency provides orientation, professional development, and advanced clinical trainings. In addition, all students are invited to attend workshops offered by our Training Institute. Students will participate in structured learning activities throughout their placement. They may attend professional development trainings offered to all agency employees, as well as Evidence-Based Practice training series. For more information and to learn about our upcoming Training Institute trainings, visit our website at: www.openskycs.org

Responsibilities
  • To complete all necessary paperwork including journals, logs, papers, etc.
  • To attend scheduled meetings, case conferences, and staff meetings
  • To respect the confidentiality of the individuals in service
  • To participate in supervision
Qualifications
Must be an enrolled student in a Associate/Bachelor-Level degree program at an accredited college or university. Degree program must be relevant to psychology, social work or human service related field of study. Associate/Bachelor Level internships are a minimum of 120 hours.