Internship Admissions, Support, and Initial Placement Data

Internship Program Admissions
Date Program Tables are updated:  6/30/2022
Briefly describe in narrative form important information to assist potential applicants in assessing their likely fit with your program. This description must be consistent with the program’s policies on intern selection and practicum and academic preparation requirements:
By the application date, applicants will be expected to have completed two practicum experiences with a minimum of 400 intervention hours.   All formal academic coursework, accepted dissertation proposal, and practicum training requirements should be completed prior to beginning the internship.  Practicum/past clinical experience with college students is also strongly preferred.   Passing a criminal background check, having essential vaccines/inoculations, signature of the agency confidentiality policy, and active enrollment in the home University are required by the Counseling Center for matched interns.
Does the program require that applicants have received a minimum number of hours of the following at time of application? If Yes, indicate how many:
Total Direct Contact Intervention Hours Y Amount:  400
Total Direct Contact Assessment Hours N Amount:
Financial and Other Benefit Support for Upcoming Training Year*
Annual Stipend/Salary for Full-time Interns $38,000
Annual Stipend/Salary for Half-time Interns  n/a
Program provides access to medical insurance for intern? Yes
If access to medical insurance is provided:  
Trainee contribution to cost required? Yes
Coverage of family member(s) available? Yes
Coverage of legally married partner available? Yes
Coverage of domestic partner available? No
Hours of Annual Paid Personal Time Off (PTO and/or Vacation) 192 for both
Hours of Annual Paid Sick Leave 192 for both
In the event of medical conditions and/or family needs that require extended leave, does the program allow reasonable unpaid leave to interns/residents in excess of personal time off and sick leave? Yes
Other Benefits: Interns receive a University ID which allows them access to the NC State University Library and check out materials for an extended length of time.  Interns also have membership at the university recreational center (for a nominal fee), access to many cultural and social events on campus, use of the Wolfline bus, and access to dining facilities on campus.

Interns are also entitled to purchase a parking permit.  Transportation will deduct the cost monthly, pre-tax, from employees checks if they prefer.  Interns receive clerical and technical support for client scheduling, business and travel arrangements, computing, and general office functions.  Each intern has a private fully furnished office with a computer and wi-fi access.  Interns are also eligible for a number of other employee discounts that are outlined on the HR Benefits page.

Initial Post-Internship Positions
(Aggregated Tally for 8 Preceding Cohorts)
Total # of interns who were in the 8 cohorts 27
Total # of interns who did not seek employment because they returned to their doctoral program/are completing doctoral degree 1
Community mental health center 1
Federally qualified health center
Independent primary care facility/clinic
University counseling center 6 7
Veterans Affairs medical center
Military health center
Academic health center
Other medical center or hospital 1
Psychiatric hospital
Academic university/department 2
Community college or other teaching setting
Independent research institution
Correctional facility 1
School district/system
Independent practice setting 6
Not currently employed 1
Changed to another field
Other 2
Note: “PD” = Post-doctoral residency position; “EP” = Employed Position. Each individual represented in this table should be counted only one time.  For former trainees working in more than one setting, select the setting that represents their primary position.