Practicum training program
The University of Nevada, Reno Counseling Services (CS) offers a variety of practicum training programs for Masters and Doctoral students in the mental health fields, i.e. therapy-focused for psychology, marriage counseling and family therapy, clinical mental health counseling and social work; case management for foundation year social work; outreach for foundation year social work; psychological assessment. Practicum placements typically extend August 1 through May 31 and are negotiable, depending on program requirements. Frequently, we are also able to offer summer term psychological assessment practicum placements. Please continue to check back for practicum position openings, as available positions will be assessed on a year-to-year basis. You may also reach out to the UNR CS Director of Training at email@example.com to inquire about current openings.
The University of Nevada, Reno CS practicum program provides more than just on-the-job practicum training. We offer high-quality training and supervision to help our practicum counselors deliver effective brief counseling and/or psychological assessment to college students with an emphasis on culturally responsive practice and humility.
We provide comprehensive generalist training experience in university psychological services. Weekly structured didactic trainings are provided on clinical, professional, and diversity topics, and individual and group supervision are provided.