Clinical Internship - Mothers' Project
Thresholds - Chicago, IL

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Overview:

Are you looking for a n exciting internship opportunity with a nationwide leader of mental health-care services? Thresholds is Illinois

' oldest and largest provider of services to people living with severe and persistent mental illness. Thresholds offers internships for Bachelor's and Master's level students, varying in length of commitment and time of year. With its 30 service locations and more than 75 housing developments in the Chicago area, Thresholds is a recognized leader in mental health recovery. At Thresholds, you have the opportunity to gain practical experience to further your career, as well as attend clinical trainings developed by the Thresholds-Dartmouth Research Center( http://www.thresholds.org/explore-research ). Many interns continue to work for Thresholds after graduating. Join our team today as a valued intern! Thresholds Mothers' Project is a one-of-a-kind operation that provides comprehensive services to young adult mothers and their children, with the goals of supporting healthy family bonds and assisting each mother in transitioning to adulthood at her highest capacity. The Thresholds Mothers Project is well known for our comprehensive services, which include housing, case management, therapy, psychiatry, parent coaching, and an in-house Early Learning Center for the children.

Responsibilities:

Clinical Interns provide direct service to members through outreach, case management, counseling, advocacy, linkage and referral services, crisis intervention and collaboration with providers. Interns function as a member of a team and are required to attend daily clinical meetings, and adhere to agency documentation requirements.

Qualifications:

Must be pursuing a Master's Degree in Social Work, Counseling or Psychology.

Interns should have good written and verbal communication skills and strong basic computer skills, which include the ability to document services in a clear and effective manner.

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Established in 1959, Thresholds provides healthcare, housing, and hope for thousands of persons with mental illnesses in Illinois each year....