Pre-doctoral Internships and Practicum Placements in Counselling

Health and Counselling Services at Simon Fraser University (SFU) offers pre-doctoral internships and practicum training opportunities in counselling.

Pre-doctoral internship in counselling or clinical psychology

There are two full-time paid pre-doctoral internships available for the 2018/2019 academic year. The placement begins at the start of September and ends August 31.

The goal of the program is to provide interns with an opportunity to experience a diverse and comprehensive set of learning and professional activities to enhance their counselling knowledge and skills in preparation for independent practice and registration with the College of Psychologists of British Columbia.

Application deadline: November 15, 2017

For more information contact:
Dr. Lee Butterfield, R.Psych.
Internship Director
Phone: 778-782-7354

Counselling Practicum Placements

Part-time, unpaid practicum opportunities available to Masters level students in counselling and clinical psychology programs. The experience is designed to enable students to further develop their counselling skills, interests, and professional identities working with an integrated team of counselling, medical, and health promotion professionals.

Practicum Options

Summer Practicum Program
Mid-April - Mid-September 2019
A five month commitment
3-4 days per week 
Caseload: 10 – 12 clients hours per week

Fall/Spring Practicum Program
September 2018 – April 2019
An eight-month commitment
2.5 days per week 
Caseload: 8-12 client hours per week

For more information contact:
Les Reimer MA RCC
Tel: 778.782.307