Practicum and Internship Opportunities
Youth In Need offers a variety of counseling practicum opportunities for graduate-level students. Youth In Need’s practicum positions offer students experience with individual, family, couples and group counseling, as well as case management, advocacy, networking and play therapy, depending on the program and the student’s interest. Youth In Need requires a two-semester commitment from students. For more information about current counseling practicum opportunities, please call 636-946-0101.
Early Head Start & Head Start Opportunities
Youth In Need's Early Head Start & Head Start program offers practicum opportunities to teachers who need early childhood experience. Opportunities include associate or bachelor-level in hands-on classroom or home visit settings. In addition, Youth In Need offers RN-supervised opportunities for nursing students and registered dietician-supervised opportunities for dietician students. For more information about current graduate-level opportunities with the Early Head Start & Head Start programs, contact 636-332-0265. For undergraduate opportunities, e-mail HR@youthinneed.org.
Youth In Need offers a variety of internship opportunities in the agency's administrative offices, including experience in development, marketing, public relations, grant writing, quality improvement and many more. For more information about any of these opportunities, e-mail HR@youthinneed.org.