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Practicum & Internship Events

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Practicum Orientation

February 7, 2019; 3-5 pm
If you want to enroll in practicum starting in Summer 2018, you must attend this meeting or meet with me separately to obtain the information. From 3-4pm, we will review the practicum & internship requirements, paperwork, and strategies for finding an ideal site. From 4-5pm, you will hear from current interns about their experiences, suggestions, and words of advice as you plan for your own clinical experience. Prior to the orientation, please review the following:

Site Supervisor/Practitioner Panel

February 21, 2019, 3-4pm
In partnership with the WKU Center for Career and Professional Development
Network with counseling professionals, ask questions, learn about potential practicum/internship or job opportunities, and hear what advice these practitioners have to share about preparing to enter your clinical experience. Check back next spring to find out who will participate in the panel. Those planning to participate will be posted here before the event.

Internship & Job Fair

February 21, 2019, 4-5pm
I
n partnership with the WKU Center for Career and Professional Development
Visit our organizational tables and talk with our current and potential site supervisors as well as organizations looking to hire counseling graduates. You are encouraged to visit ALL organization tables to network and learn about a variety of community resources available. Our participating organization will be posted here. 

Previous Events

See the list of participants who have participated under past events below. Learn more about our approved practicum and internships sites by reading their detailed site information forms or visit our Counseling Job Opportunities webpage to learn about employment in these and other organizations in surrounding areas.

2018

Practicum & Internship Orientation (Mon, Jan 31; 3:00-5:00 pm)
All potential practicum students who plan to enroll in the upcoming summer must attend this meeting or meet with me separately to obtain the information. From 3-4pm, we reviewed the practicum & internship requirements, paperwork, and strategies for finding an ideal site. From 4-5pm, students heard from current interns about their experiences, suggestions, and words of advice as they planned for their own clinical experience

Site Supervisor/Practitioner Panel (Monday, February 5, 2018; 3:00-4:00pm).
Those participating in the panel included:

  • John DeMarco, Austin Peay University Counseling Services (Clarksville, TN)
  • Georgeanna Gibson, FamilyWorks, Inc.
  • Joe Dabbs, Journey Pure (across Kentucky)
  • Sarah Freeman, Journey Pure
  • Karen Garrity, LifeSkills Addictions
  • Alysha Ostendorf, Rivendell Behavioral Health
  • Emily Taylor, Rivendell Behavioral Health
  • Todd Noffsinger, Talley Family Counseling Center (Bowling Green)
  • Jacob Hamlin, WKU Center for Career & Professional Development
  • Brian Lee, WKU Counseling & Testing Center
  • Masami Matsuyuki, WKU Counseling & Testing Center

2018 Site Supervisor Panel

Internship & Job Fair (Monday, February 5, 2018; 4:00-5:00pm)
Thanks to our site supervisors and students for participating in our spring 2018 fair and panel events! If you missed it, you can learn about community organizations and services, network with supervisors/practitioners in the field, and discover interesting practicum, internship, volunteer, and/or job opportunities by reviewing the information below! Our participating organizations included:

2018 Internship & Job Fair Sites

2017

Practicum & Internship Orientation  (Wed, Feb 8; 3:00-5:00 pm)

Prac Orientation Feb 2017Site Supervisor/Practitioner Panel (Wednesday, February 22, 2017; 2:30-3:30pm). Those participating in the panel included:

  • Michele Durkalski, Alliance Counseling (Bowling Green)
  • Jeanie Reed, Alliance Counseling (Glasgow)
  • Georgeanna Gibson, FamilyWorks, Inc.
  • Jerry Lucas, Journey Pure / Questhousr
  • Katie Hopper, LifeSkills Children & Adolescent Services 
  • Tanner Steelman, LifeSkills Children's Crisis Stabilization Unit
  • Todd Noffsinger, Talley Family Counseling Center

Spring 2017 Supervisor Panel

 

Spring 2017 Supervisor Panel


Internship & Job Fair
(Wednesday, February 22, 2017; 3:30-5:00pm)
Thanks to our site supervisors and students for participating in our spring 2017 fair and panel events! If you missed it, you can learn about community organizations and services, network with supervisors/practitioners in the field, and discover interesting practicum, internship, volunteer, and/or job opportunities by reviewing the information below! Our participating organizations included:

2016

Practicum & Internship Orientation (Wednesday, February 3, 2016; 3:00-5:00p)

Internship & Job Fair (Wednesday, February 17, 2016; 3-4pm)
Thanks to our site supervisors and students for participating in our spring 2016 fair and panel events! If you missed it, you can learn about community organizations and services, network with supervisors/practitioners in the field, and discover interesting practicum, internship, volunteer, and/or job opportunities by reviewing the information below! Our participating organizations included:

Site Supervisor/Practitioner Panel (Wednesday, February 17, 2016; 4-5pm)
Those participating in the panel included:

  • Site Supervisor PanelTori Henninger, BRASS, Inc. (Bowling Green)
  • Georgeanna Gibson, FamilyWorks, Inc. (Bowling Green)
  • Daniel Boamah, KY STEPs Behavioral Health Services (Bowling Green)
  • Karen Garrity, LifeSkills (Bowling Green)
  • Savannah Sooter, Rivendell Behavioral Health Hospital (Bowling Green)
  • Dr. Imelda Bratton, Talley Family Counseling Center (Bowling Green)
  • Dr. Debra Crisp, WKU Counseling & Testing Center (Bowling Green)

2015

Practicum & Internship Orientation (Wednesday, February 4, 2015; 3:30-5:00p)

Internship & Job Fair (Monday, March 2, 2015; 3-4pm)
Thanks to our site supervisors and students for participating in our spring 2015 fair and panel events! If you missed it, you can learn about community organizations and services, network with supervisors/practitioners in the field, and discover interesting practicum, internship, volunteer, and/or job opportunities by reviewing the information below!Our participating organizations included:

Site Supervisor/Practitioner Panel (Monday, March 2, 2015; 4-5pm)
Those participating in the panel included:

  • Kristy Watt, Alliance Counseling (Bowling Green)
  • Linda Kennedy, Communicare (Elizabethtown)
  • Dwight Trabue, Family Works (Alvaton)
  • Drs. Imelda Bratton and Cheryl Wolf, Talley Family Counseling Center (Bowling Green)
  • Dr. Debra Crisp, WKU Counseling & Testing Center (Bowling Green)

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