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NVUSD Mental Health Intern/Trainee Program


Are you interested in providing mental health counseling services to students in a school setting?  

NVUSD has an extensive training program which allows graduate students and intern/associates to gain experience toward graduation and/or hours toward BBS licensure in exchange for supervision and training.  The program is composed of two focus areas (tracks) depending on your degree and field of interest.


The Wellness Center Track

Coordinator:  Kristin Nelson, MSW, MPH, PPSC

  • MSW interns

  • School Counseling interns

  • Pupil Personnel Services Credential candidates


The Clinical Licensure Track

Coordinator:  Pam Walton, MA, MS, LMFT    > About

  • Marriage and Family Therapy Trainees and Associate Marriage and Family Therapists

  • Social Work Interns and Associate Social Workers

  • Professional Clinical Counselor Trainees and Associate Professional Clinical Counselors

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