Internships

Internships- General Information

Posted on Oct 8, 2013 in Internships

To provide students with practical experience, the department offers a number of internships that can be completed for independent study credit. Recently, students have worked in a center for autistic children, a battered women´s shelter, advertising agencies, biofeedback clinics, employee assistance programs, residential facilities for emotionally disturbed children, and a suicide phone line. Others have run groups for shy teenagers at a local high school, worked in day care centers or elementary schools, and consulted at local businesses. You can do an internship for academic credit,...

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USF Summer Research Institute

Posted on Oct 8, 2013 in Internships

The University of South Florida is offering a Summer Research Institute for undergraduates interested in mental health. The 10 week program is sponsored by the National Institute of Mental Health which provides a $4000 stipend for students as well as up to $400 in travel funds. The program is conducted at the USF Florida Mental Health Institute and is called the SRI@FMHI. Students will work with a faculty mentor to conduct a research project, will present their work at a Symposium, will participate in research seminars and skill-building workshops, and will visit community agencies and...

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