Internship Opportunities

At CMMHC, we recognize the value of how continued education and on-the-job training can enhance an individual’s career. Our client-facing programs host interns from many disciplines, such as social work, family therapy, counseling, psychology, and nursing. We value our community partners and greatly enjoy hosting interns from a wide range of educational institutions and hospitals. CMMHC is happy to consider playing a role in the educational needs of the future mental health staff at a variety of educational levels.

To be eligible for placement students must:

    Potential placement opportunities include:

    • Bachelor’s/Master’s Foundation
      • Assertive Community Treatment (ACT)
      • Day Treatment
      • Substance Use Programs (for ADC only)
    • Master’s
      • School Linked Mental Health – Provide individual and group therapy to students in one of the participating school buildings.  Engage in family therapy after school hours as needed.
      • Outpatient Mental Health (Adult and Youth) – Provide individual, group, family or couples therapy in an office based setting, in person or via telehealth.

    Overview of CMMHC’s Programs 

    No exception will be made to the timelines below unless under extreme circumstances. Please contact the training supervisor if you wish to submit requests outside of the below outlined periods.

    If accepted for placement at CMMHC, you will be required to provide the following information prior to your start date:

    • Proof of malpractice/liability insurance.  This may be a personal policy or provided by the educational institution.
    • Proof against accident/illness, such as a personal illness/disability policy or health insurance coverage.
    • Proof of coursework successfully completed toward degree completion.  This must be official transcript.
    • Successfully pass the required Minnesota background check.

    To apply for one of our Internship program sessions, please click on the above link provided.

    Internships are unpaid positions. All students will be expected to apply and participate in a face-to-face interview. If selected for an internship, the student will complete a background study and motor vehicle check, satisfactory results are needed prior to the start of any internship.