Graduate Intern Job Description

TITLE:

Counseling Center Intern

QUALIFICATIONS:

A current master’s student in the Counseling Psychology or Community Counseling program

Completion of departmental pre-internship requirements

REPORTS TO:

Director of Training

PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:

Service Requirements:

Individual Counseling:  Case load of 12-15 individual and/or couples per week; 1-2 intakes per week

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 training seminars 1-2 times/week

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