Psychology Internships

Agency & Contact Information

Agency Name: Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Sonoma County          
Address: 1400 N Dutton Ave, Suite 14, Santa Rosa, CA 95401
Phone: (707) 528-7977
Supervisor: Rebecca Matlick
Fax: (707) 528-7933

Internship Description

Job Title: Program Intern

Program Description:

BGCCSC serves thousands of kids a day in Sonoma County. We build skills necessary for youth to become productive, caring, and responsible citizens. Our core outcomes are Academic Success, Healthy Lifestyles, and Good Character. Join us!

Compensation: unpaid
Non-financial Compensation: Potential for being hired for a paid position during/after internship is completed.
Internship Length: 1 semester, 2 semesters, or 1 year
Hours Per Week: 10-20

Population: Adolescents, children, families, multicultural
Focus: Developmental Disabilities, Education, Homeless, Crisis Intervention, Domestic Violence
Setting: School


• Homework Tutor: Support members in completing homework and increase their skills in reading, writing, and math. Each Club designates an hour each day to homework help.
• Front Desk Administrative Support: Help members to sign in and out of the Club, communicate with parents and community members, and assist in program data entry.
• Program Specialist: Share your unique passions (arts, dance, sports, etc) with the help and supervision of a program coordinator. Program Activity Blocks are around 45 minutes and are for 20 members per group.
• Program Assistant: Assist a Program Coordinator in leading program activities in one of our five program areas -- The Arts, Sports, Fitness and Recreation, Health & Life Skills, Character & Leadership, and Academic Success.

Qualifications: You must have an interest in working with youth who need positive, caring role models.
Fingerprinting and proof of negative TB test are also required. (TB test can be done at the SSU health center, and prints are $18 and can be done in Rohnert Park or Santa Rosa.)

Additional Information: We have Clubs located throughout the county, including Rohnert Park, and several in Southwest Santa Rosa, very close to campus!

This internship was updated 6/23/15