2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
    
    Jan 31, 2023  
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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COUN 692 - Internship in Mental Health Counseling


2-6 credits (1 credit may be taken in intersession only). 6 credit hours required
Supervised counseling experience in a clinical mental health setting. The internship provides an opportunity for the student to perform, under clinical supervision, a variety of professional counseling activities that a regularly employed counselor in the setting would be expected to perform. Proof of liability insurance must be turned into instructor prior to working with clients/students at field placement(s). Liability insurance term must cover the length of the field placement(s). Students earn 1 credit hour for a minimum of 100 clock hours and must complete all of the field hours for which they are registered by the end of the semester. Students may re-enroll as many times as necessary to earn the required 6 credit hours Students pursuing licensure as a Professional Counselor (LPC) must familiarize themselves with the Virginia Board of Counseling requirements as they relate to the Internship. Graded Pass/Satisfactory Progress/Not Pass. Continuous enrollment required until completion. Supervisory fee - $25.00 per credit hour.

Prerequisite(s): COUN 503 , COUN 505 , COUN 507 , COUN 510 , COUN 545 , COUN 555 , COUN 592 , COUN 601 , COUN 605 , COUN 610 , and COUN 651 .



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