Masters Internship

Counseling and Psychological Services in the Colonial Health Center is offering a 10 month, 20-24 hour/week interdisciplinary training opportunity for masters-level graduate students in fields such as clinical social work and counseling.


  • Must be currently enrolled in a masters-level clinical social work or counseling program.
  • Must have at least one semester or year of prior counseling experience, ideally with a population and setting comparable to CAPS (we are not able to accept practicum students). 


  • Interns will receive primary supervision from CAPS clinicians with licenses in fields of counseling, social work, and psychology, and depending on developmental level may receive secondary supervision from post-doctoral fellows and pre-doctoral psychology interns.

Commitment Expectations:

  • Interns must be able to commit to the full academic year from approximately August 1, 2019 to May 31, 2020.
  • Orientation training will take place throughout August 2019, so interns are expected to be available beginning August 1.
  • Additionally, interns are expected to be on-site on Tuesdays from 9:00am - 3:00pm for group training experiences.
  • The positions are unpaid and require 20-24 hours/ week.

Core training experiences include:

  • Direct clinical service hours (approx. 8-10 hours/wk)
  • Supervision (including 2 hours individual and 1 hour group supervision)
  • Didactic Seminar (Bi-weekly 1 hour Diversity Seminar/1 hour Training Seminar)
  • Campus Outreach/Meetings, when available

Application Procedures:

Interested applicants are required to submit: 1) a cover letter, 2) CV, and 3) Two (2) letters of reference via email to [email protected].

  • Early deadline application submission for priority consideration is:
    • Friday January 25, 2019 by 5pm (EST). 
  • Final deadline for application submission is:
    • Friday, February 15, 2019 by 5 pm (EST).

In-person interviews for selected applicants will be held in February and March.

If you are interested, or have additional questions, please contact [email protected].