graduate school internships & externships

IHI Therapy Center offers a fully-rounded program of internships and externships for second year social work students (MSW), second year mental health counseling students (MHC) and second, third or fourth year psychology and counseling students (Ph.D., Psy.D.).

Our university affiliations include Columbia, Fordham, Hunter, John Jay College, Brooklyn College, Touro, Long Island University, NYU, Yeshiva, among other graduate social work, psychology, mental health and counseling programs.

The internship/externship program includes experience in providing psychotherapy, individual and group supervision, a weekly seminar program with guest lecturers, and experience in counseling and community outreach. A special emphasis is placed on sensitivity to the needs of the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer population.

The internship program runs through the academic year (September-May). Applications for the upcoming year should be submitted by March 1st. 

If interested, contact Benet Hennessey, MA, Ed.M, LMHC, Student Coordinator, 212-243-2830.