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Internship experiences are available for social work and counseling students

Program

Training for social work and counseling students

School, Department, or Center

School of Medicine, Behavioral Medicine & Psychiatry

Contact

Laura Lander, MSW, LICSW Bob Edmundson, MSW, LICSW

Description

Social work and counseling students participate in intensive internship experiences in the addictions clinics at Chestnut Ridge Center. They receive training on Substance Use Disorders, medication-assisted treatment, in different modalities of treatment and in case management services. They are supervised and trained to conduct Drug and Alcohol Assessments, as well as individual and group therapy. There are a variety of different internships provided ranging from 1 full year to 1 semester.

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