Social Work Internship & Field Placement

Overview

We have a multidisciplinary team working together to provide solid training and growth opportunities for trainees.  Our fast-paced, Counseling Center is housed within the Student Health Center at NC State University.  The strength of our training program includes our dedicated staff, the Center’s commitment to training, and our outstanding trainees. Learn more.

For more information or questions, feel free to contact:

Richard Tyler, PhD/LPC-S
Assistant Director/Director of Training
919.513.1842

Program Description

NC State University Counseling Center offers training opportunities for Graduate Students from all Mental Health Disciplines.  We operate within a multi-disciplinary framework and offer a cooperative, developmental and enthusiastic learning environment. Learn more.

Training Philosophy

We feel that learning is developmental, and that trainees have different needs that change with time and experience.  We wish to support interns in both their personal and professional growth. Learn more.

Model of Training

Our training program is based on the values inherent in the Practitioner-Scholar model. As practitioners, we value the learning that comes through direct experience with others and thoughtful self-reflection. As scholars, we recognize the importance of theory, research and critical thinking. Learn more.

Sample Weekly Schedule

Weekly Schedules will vary upon the hours requirements of the trainee’s academic program.  Other factors such as office space, trainee’s outside commitments, and supervisor’s availability will also play a role in determining the trainee’s schedule. Learn more.

Evaluation Procedures

All staff involved in training will give feedback designed to both support and challenge the trainee’s development. Learn more.

Application Process

We have filled all of our internship spots for the 2017-2018 academic year.  We will begin our search for new trainees in Spring 2018. Learn more.