Social Work Internship Programs

CPC’s Internship Program

CPC Behavioral Healthcare offers an extensive internship program to both undergraduate and graduate students. The program accepts 10-15 interns on an annual basis; availability is year-round.

Candidates may be BA, BSW, MA, MS, and MSW students from schools in New Jersey and New York.

All CPC interns receive:

  • Active experience in the mental health field.
  • Both group and individual supervision.
  • Access to mental health professionals including psychiatrists.
  • Attendance at staff meetings.
  • Bi-monthly training sessions on a variety of social work topics.
  • Flexible hours based on each school’s internship criteria.
  • CPC’s Internship Training Program features industry professionals who address a variety of topics including: Current Trends in Behavioral Healthcare, DSM, CBT, Mental Status, Outcomes, Performance Improvement, Meds for Substance Abusers, Mobile Response; Safety Planning and Risk Assessment, Children’s Services and Case Management, Stigma, Domestic Violence, Cultural Diversity, MET, Recovery, EAP; Stress Management and Brief Treatment.

For the 2015-2016 school year, CPC has open placements for both undergraduate and graduate students in many of CPC’s programs and locations:

Outpatient Mental Health (Freehold, Red Bank):

  • Individual, family, group therapy
  • Psychiatric care
  • Children, adolescents, adults, geriatrics
  • *available to 2nd year MSW/ Advanced placement students

Addiction Recovery Services (Red Bank):

  • Individual, family, Intensive Outpatient Programs
  • Psychiatric care
  • Adolescents, adults, geriatrics
  • *available to Master's level students

Mobile Response and Stabilization Services (Red Bank):

  • 24 hour/day crisis intervention
  • Linkage to intensive community support services
  • Children, adolescents
  • *available to Master's level students

Children’s Partial Care (High Point Schools Campus, Morganville):

  • Partial Care
  • Psychiatric care
  • Individual, family, group therapy
  • Transportation
  • Children
  • *available to undergrads and Master's level students

Adult Partial Care (Aberdeen):

  • Partial Care Program
  • Acute Unit
  • Adults
  • *available to undergrads and Master's level students

Case Management (Red Bank, Freehold):

  • Chart reviews
  • Meeting with clients as needed
  • Children, adolescents, adults, geriatrics
  • *available to undergrads and Master's level students

For more information on the internship program or to schedule an interview, please contact Robin Flaum at (732) 780-7387 ext. 6236.