Opportunities for Bachelors Interns

Intake Internship for BSW Students

The following information outlines a typical practicum experience for a 10 month Bachelor of Social Work placement at KW Counselling Services. We also offer placements for Intake Interns.

Training and Agency Orientation

  • Attend KW Counselling Services agency orientation
  • Participate in internal staff development opportunities

Supervision

  • Participate in regular Intake Department Meetings
  • Participate in weekly Intern group supervision sessions. Duration: 1 hour
  • Participate in weekly individual supervision sessions. Duration: 1 hour

Group Work

Opportunities to participate in agency group programs, based on interest and availability (eg. Parenting With Passion, etc.)

Direct Service and Administration

  • Provide information to clients, partners and community members on agency services and community resources
  • Create client files and assign to appropriate programs and therapists
  • Participate in safety planning and referrals to outside agencies as appropriate

Individual Counselling

Opportunities to shadow counselling sessions at Walk In Counselling Clinic.