Internship Opportunities - All KBH Access Center Locations!

Kennebec Behavioral Health is currently offering undergraduate internships in all of our four Access Center office locations. The Access Center provides initial point of contact for clients, assess client needs, link clients to appropriate services, collects demographic data, serves as liaison with community providers, and provides crisis intervention as required.

Position requires:

  • Current enrollment in area of Social Services collegiate studies.
  • Experience in the mental health field would be a plus.
  • Additional skills for this position would include proficiency with computers, excellent customer service, and the ability to multi-task.

Access Center staff and interns have worked diligently to create a clinical experiential-learning environment with comprehensive learning plans, training in electronic medical records, valuable client contact time and various research projects.  Interns will have use of a workstation with a computer and a phone, interface with referral sources such as medical professionals, social service providers and educational professionals, and interact with patients seeking services.  Some of our top performing interns have been invited to functions at the Maine State House, local Chambers of Commerce events and, most recently, to work with doctoral students at Harvard University.  Interested applicants should click here to apply and are also encouraged to explore our web site - www.kbhmaine.org - to learn more about our organization and our services.  Currently, we are offering 16 hours/week internships at four office locations:  Augusta, Waterville, Skowhegan and Winthrop.  A graduate internship may also be available to students enrolled in a Master’s Degree program in social work, psychology or a related field.

 

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