Psychology Internships

Agency & Contact Information

Agency Name: Lake County Behavioral Health
Address: 7000-B South Center Dr, Clearlake, CA 95422
Phone: (707) 994-7090
Supervisor: Francois Van Wyck
Email: Francois.Vanwyck@lakecountyca.gov
Fax: (707) 263-1507
Website: www.co.lake.ca.us

Internship Description

Job Title: Mental Health Specialist

Compensation: unpaid
Amount/Type: Hours of supervision
Internship Length: 1 semester
Hours Per Week: To be determined

Population: Adolescents, Adults, Children, Couples, Family, Seniors
Focus: Crisis Intervention, Mental Health, Substance Abuse, Outreach
Setting: Community Agency

Duties: Work experience internships providing case management, counseling, preliminary assessments, crisis intervention.

Qualifications: BA in psychology and current enrollment in counseling/ psychology MA. Will work with undergraduate psychology students as well.

Additional Information: Bilingual, bicultural and Native American a plus. As a National Health Service Corps designated agency, full-time employees who become licensed may have student loans forgiven. Other stipends may also become available through the use of Mental Health Service Act (prop 63) Funding

This internship was updated 7/1/15