Graduate Intern Job Description


Counseling Center Intern (40 Hours per week)


A current master’s student in the Mental Health Counseling Program

Completion of departmental pre-internship requirements


Director of Training


Service Requirements:

  1. Individual Counseling:  Case load of 12-15 individual and/or couples per week; 1-2 intakes per week
  2. Group Counseling:   Co-lead minimum of one group per semester
  3. Crisis Intervention:   Serve as on-call person four hours per week
  4.   Outreach Programming:   Conduct programs/workshops as assigned by Outreach Coordinator
  5.   Personality Assessment: Administer and interpret personality tests with clients as necessary

Training Requirements:

1.  Supervision: Individual Supervision 1½ -2 hours/week

2.  Training Seminars: Regularly attend and participate in weekly training seminars

3.  Staffings: Attend/participate in weekly staffing meeting

Administrative Requirements:

1.  Clinical Records: Maintain clinical records in accordance with the Center’s procedures

2.  Staff Meetings: Regularly attend/participate in weekly staff meetings

3.  Evaluation: Complete/submit evaluation forms as assigned

4.  Paperwork: Complete all paperwork including weekly reports

Additional and Optional Opportunities:

1.  Training: Attend conferences/workshops outside of the center and/or UCA

2.  Specific Areas: Seek out additional opportunities in testing, groups, programming, etc.

3.  Research: Read/research the center’s resources and materials; initiate new projects