In our internship program, we create an environment that is supportive and clinically challenging, with continuous instruction, hands-on experience, and weekly supervision with regular multi-disciplinary team consultations. Additional learning is achieved through participation in intern seminars focusing on an array of clinical topics and consultations. Branch staff serve as mentors and models for interns by providing on-site support and feedback as needed. We seek to ensure our internships are given the opportunity to pursue excellent behavioral health careers.
At THS our work with clients is based on a strengths-based and harm reduction model and we strive to ensure our internship program breaks this down for students and teaches them how to work within this mindset.
We produce graduates who are skilled in the application of integrating learned skills and practice for successful entry into the mental health field. To provide generalist practitioners with direct field experience integrating knowledge, applied skills, and competence in a variety of clinical domains including individual and group therapy, assessment and evaluation, case management and crisis intervention w/ co-occurring clients.