MSW Clinical Internship

New Hope, MN
Type of work
Working with
Youth (Ages 11-17)
Time commitment

Location: Multiple New Hope Clinic, various school sites within Metro Area, Telehealth 

Type of Work: Clinical mental health therapy services  

Time Commitment: Academic School Year 

Students work 18-20 hours/week on average based on their specific school hours requirements with 1 hour of individual clinical supervision included.  Hours are flexible and set based on student and agency needs. Must be available to attend clinical consultation meetings on Thursdays from 9-10am. 

Multiple learning opportunities for students include completing diagnostic assessments, providing individual, family, and group therapy using a variety of different therapeutic approaches, and co-facilitating Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) skills groups. 

Vona provides services to diverse populations of children, adolescents, adults, and older adults learning to cope with a variety of mental health difficulties. 

Vona has a Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DHH) program with DHH therapists providing services to DHH clients and families. 

Vona provides school-based therapy services to many schools within the Twin Cities metropolitan area and students may have opportunity to provide these services. 

VOA values a diverse workplace and strongly encourages people of color, LGBTQIA individuals, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, foreign-born residents, and veterans to apply. 

Volunteer coordinator
Tiffany Johnson, MSW, LICSW