As part of this program, you will have the opportunity to apply what you have learned in the classroom to a real-world helping profession setting. You will work with your professor to develop a placement that matches your personal interests, such as mental health, developmental disabilities, youth and family services or substance abuse.
In recent years, students in this certificate program have held internships at
- Prairie View Mental Health Services, Newton
- United Methodist Youthville, Newton
- ResCare, Newton
- Mirror, Inc. (substance abuse treatment services), Newton
- Big Brothers Big Sisters Special Needs