Internship, Practicum, and Field Placement Handbook
Publish Date: 2013-07-05
Author: Brian Baird
The Internship, Practicum, and Field Placement Handbook, Seventh Edition is a practical guide to the real world knowledge and skills that students need when they begin working in the field of mental health. This text guides interns through every phase of the internship process from finding placements to concluding relationships with clients and supervisors. Along the way students learn about ethics, clinical writing and record keeping, working with peers and supervisors, understanding diversity, and self care and safety. Following an evidence and competency based approach, the latest research findings are reviewed from the fields of psychology, social work and counseling.