Mental Health Field Internships
As a Mental Health and Human Services major, part of your degree coursework includes the fulfillment of 2 field internships, MH9801 and MH9802.
These fields are designed to give you direct experience in a variety of mental health care environments. When doing your field, you will be working in a real facility and with real people, much like you would as a mental health professional.
Field Internship Descriptions
Some of your placements can be work with:
Fields are available during all semesters and modules.
During the fall and spring 12-week semesters, fields take place during these times:
During the winter and summer 6-week modules, fields take place during these times:
To register for a field, you have to go through the Mental Health office.
Get your immunization records from KCC Health Services, Room A108.
Have your physician fill out your basic health information.
Some fields require that you get 2 PPD (Tuberculosis) tests, which happen a week apart.
a. to the Mental Health office, Room D313 by a deadline;
b. to the first Field orientation meeting of the semester.