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Counselor Opportunities

 

Licensed Professional Volunteer Opportunities

Participate in the professional preparation of the next generation of direct service providers.

Types of Service Opportunities

  • Provide supervision to graduate student or license track graduate
  • Conduct in-service and community presentation and trainings
  • Assist with mental health screenings in the community

Requirements

  • Licensed and in good standing as a Licensed Social Worker (LICSW), Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapy (LMFT) in the State of Virginia
  • Meets supervisor requirements as stated by the Virginia Board of Health Professions to provide supervision for graduate student or license track graduate
  • Able to share an area of expertise in specialized area of mental health/social work to report on

 

Graduate Student/License Eligible Training

Receive clinical supervision without charge while developing direct practice skills

An assessment of needs will be completed for graduate students and license track counselors to evaluate if Fredericksburg Counseling Services (FCS) can fulfill requirements for practicums/internships and license eligible graduates.

Type of services

  • Counseling and psychotherapy for individuals, families and couples
  • Group counseling and facilitation
  • Pyschoeducation and training in various settings including schools, sheltering programs, outreach agencies.

Requirements

  • Currently enrolled in a CACREP/CSWE accredited Masters, PsyD, or PhD program for psychology, counseling or social work
  • Graduate program approval for practicum at Fredericksburg Counseling Services
  • Must provide an outline of your school’s requirements for completion of your practicum (number of hours, number of direct client hours, etc.)
  • Provide a copy of your CV
  • Provide evidence of malpractice insurance coverage
  • Interview with Staff Director at FCS

 

License Eligible Graduates

Receive clinical supervision for nominal fee and your volunteer hours with our clients in direct services that can be applied toward attaining l Virginia Licensure as Clinical Social Worker or Licensed Professional Counselor

  • Successfully graduated from a Masters, PsyD, or PhD program in Psychology, Counseling, or Social Work
  • A copy of your GPA and class work completed
  • A copy of your CV
  • Bring information regarding required number of hours and breakdown of necessary hours to complete License Track work
  • Provide evidence that you are covered by malpractice insurance
  • Interview with Staff Director at Fredericksburg Counseling Services

 

Undergraduate Student Opportunities

Enrich your academic preparation with opportunity to observe and participate in clinical mental health outreach to the Fredericksburg community.

Types of Services

  • Mental Health Screening at Moss Free Clinic
  • Case Management at Moss Free Clinic
  • Assist in limited groups – co-facilitate
  • Assist in outreach mental health screenings

Requirements

  • Presently enrolled at a college as a psychology or social work major
  • A copy of your CV
  • Requirements needed for completion of class work
  • Interview with Staff Director at Fredericksburg Counseling Services