Internship
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Company:
Cancer Support Community Valley/Ventura/Santa Barbara
Location:
Westlake Village, CA, USA
Job Posted:
30+ days ago

Internship

Experience and training that interns and trainees will gain in this internship:
Facilitation of support groups (including kids and teen support groups); short-term individual, family, and/or couples counseling; intake and assessment sessions; distress screening; conducting educational workshops including on-campus workshops; special projects (micro and macro); patient advocacy; community outreach; etc. Development of specialized knowledge and skills in the areas of psycho-oncology, management of chronic disease, end-of-life issues, grief and bereavement, strength-based short-time counseling, etc.

Weekly hours:
12 hours to 16 hours per week.

Intern Fees:
Unpaid internship. Weekly individual supervision, bi-weekly group supervision, and excellent professional training provided at no charge.

Supervision Requirements:
Bi-weekly clinical supervision/case consultation – 2nd and 4th Wednesdays, 1:00 pm.
Weekly individual supervision with a Licensed supervisor (LMFT and/or LCSW).

Education/Experience:
Associate Marriage & Family Therapist or Associate Social Worker (with BBS registration), Graduate student (Counseling Psychology, Marriage and Family Therapy, Social Work)

Trainings Provided:
Co-facilitation of support groups with experienced licensed psychotherapists, debriefing with the co-facilitator (licensed Psychotherapist); bi-weekly staff (group) supervision with licensed professionals; weekly individual supervision; distress screening administration; exposure to relevant literature and workshops provided by psychooncology experts; participation in healthy lifestyle classes such as yoga, guided imagery, and meditation at no cost.

BBS, MFT, Counseling Psychology, Social Work, Unpaid Internship