Agency & Contact Information
Agency Name: North Bay Veterans Resource Center
Address: 200 Montgomery Dr Ste C, Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Phone: (707) 529-1247
Supervisor: James Luper, MFT
Fax: (707) 528-6238
Job Title: Intern
Internship Length: 1 semester -1 year
Hours Per Week: Min. around 8 hours/week
Couples, Family, Multicultural,
Focus: Crisis Intervention, Homeless, Mental Health, Substance Abuse.
Setting: Clinic, Community Agency, Residential Treatment
Duties: Assisting staff with providing services related to housing, substance abuse, mental health and case managment services in residential setting.
Qualifications: Ability to maintain appropriate boundaries and willingness to work with staff around professional behavior/skills. Ability to maintain kind, respectful presence in dealing with sometimes reactive clients. Interest in learning about veterans' issues, case managment, and individual/group counseling.
Additional Info: The program focuses on helping Homeless Veterans with co-occurring disorders return to a more stable, integrated life. We strive to maintain a fairly relaxed, friendly, respectful and family-like atmosphere. This is a busy, but supportive environment to get clinical experience working with a population with complex issues. At Hearn House, a 15-bed residential program for homeless veterans, residents undergo group and individual counseling and case management services.
This internship was updated 07/01/14