Intern

Fall 2024 internship

Easterseals UCP, is a non-profit service provider in North Carolina & Virginia. We are seeking a compassionate, caring, and dedicated intern to join our collaborative, multidisciplinary team for a Fall internship.

What You’ll Do 

Easterseals’ Therapy services provides one-on-one, group, and/or family counseling for clients with emotional and/or behavioral issues. As an intern, you will participate on a team to coordinate initial assessment and the development of the Person-Centered Plan (PCP). You will maintain clinical documentation according to program and Medicaid standards regarding service provision, assessment, and progress reports.

The internship could be on one of many teams to include  Outpatient, Multi-systemic, Intensive In-home, Community Services Treatment or Assertive Community Treatment depending on your program supervision requirements and/or population preference. 

How You’ll Benefit

This internship is designed to be both educational and practical. In this position, you will learn how to use skills acquired in school and apply them in a professional setting to gain a better understanding of a Therapy service provider.

What We’re Looking For

To join our team, you must be currently enrolled in a clinical mental health undergraduate or graduate program. We are also seeking interns with the below skills:

  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office and internet applications
  • Strong interpersonal skills; excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to carry out assigned projects to completion
  • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality

If you’re a social work or clinical counseling student seeking a rewarding internship opportunity where you can make a huge difference in the daily lives of the people you will help, please apply now at our website:  www.eastersealsucp.com

 About Easterseals UCP NC & VA

Easterseals UCP is one of the largest non-profit service providers in North Carolina and Virginia dedicated to helping children, adults and families living with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities and mental health challenges live their best possible life. Each year, we support 20,000 families by delivering 9 million hours of direct services and a wide variety of life-changing programs in 140 different locations.

We believe in a diverse and inclusive culture that leverages unique strengths, perspectives and viewpoints of its workforce can and will advance our just cause, while building a healthy, sustainable organization. That’s why we listen, seek to understand and act to make our organization a safe place for individuals to be their authentic selves.

Applicants of all abilities are encouraged to apply!