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Join Our Team as a Practicum Student

Are you a dedicated and driven individual pursuing a career in psychology or counseling? We are pleased to announce that the Davidson Operational Stress Recovery Program is now accepting practicum students to join our esteemed team.

As a practicum student at our program, you will have a valuable opportunity to gain hands-on experience in a specialized field focused on operational stress injuries and trauma. You will be immersed in a supportive and professional environment, where you can apply your theoretical knowledge and develop practical skills while making a meaningful impact on the lives of our participants.

What We Offer

What We Offer:

1. Comprehensive Learning Experience: Our program provides a comprehensive learning experience, allowing you to observe and actively participate in various aspects of our program, including group therapy sessions, psychoeducation workshops, and client interactions. This hands-on experience will deepen your understanding of operational stress injuries and trauma-informed care.

2. Supervision and Mentorship: We are committed to your professional growth and development. As a practicum student, you will receive regular supervision and mentorship from our experienced clinicians and psychologists. They will guide and support you as you navigate your practicum experience, providing valuable insights and feedback.

3. Exposure to Evidence-Based Practices: Our program is grounded in evidence-based practices for treating operational stress injuries, such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), and Mindfulness-Based Interventions. You will have the opportunity to observe and learn these therapeutic approaches under the guidance of our skilled professionals.

4. Multidisciplinary Collaboration: At Davidson Operational Stress Recovery Program, we value the importance of multidisciplinary collaboration. As a practicum student, you will work closely with our team of psychologists, counselors, and support staff. This collaborative environment will enhance your understanding of the integrated approach to addressing operational stress injuries.

5. Professional Development Opportunities: We are dedicated to supporting your professional growth. As a practicum student, you will have access to various professional development opportunities, including training workshops, seminars, and conferences relevant to the field of operational stress injuries and trauma. These opportunities will broaden your knowledge and enhance your skills.

Requirements and Application Process:

To be eligible for our practicum program, you must be enrolled in a relevant graduate program in psychology or counseling. Previous coursework or experience in trauma and mental health is preferred. To apply, please submit your resume, cover letter, and two reference letters to our program coordinator at adrienne@operationalstressrecovery.com. Selected candidates will be invited for an interview to further discuss their interests and goals.

Join us at the Davidson Operational Stress Recovery Program and embark on a transformative practicum experience that will shape your future career in mental health. We look forward to welcoming dedicated individuals like you to our team.

For further information or inquiries, please contact us on the form below. 

Note: The practicum program at Davidson Operational Stress Recovery Program is subject to availability and limited capacity.

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