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Student Intern (ID: 109075) for Fall 2022


DOCCS Collins Cor Facility

PO Box 490, Middle Road
Collins , NY 14034
E-Mail: Ryan.Brotz@doccs.ny.gov
Phone: (716) 532-4588 Ext: 4302

Division/Unit: Sex Offendr Counseling & Trtmnt Pgm


Web Site: www.doccs.ny.gov(New Window)


Proposal Information


The ideal candidate would be working towards a degree in human services, social work, psychology, criminal justice, or mental health counseling. The student intern would work under the supervision of our Licensed Master Social Workers; as well as the Supervising Psychologist. Students would be afforded the rare opportunity to work in a corrections setting with the sex offender population. Students would learn to administer actuarial assessment tools, assess the inmate's risk to sexually reoffend, co-facilitate treatment and psychoeducational groups, work as a member of a multi-disciplinary treatment team, learn about treatment and discharge planning; as well as various other clinical and case management duties. They will also become familiarized with the Criminal Justice System, from courts, to incarceration, and release to the community. They will also develop clinical skills and professionalism while maintaining ethical standards in the field.




Ability to main healthy boundaries

Ability to follow chain of command

Listening/motivational interviewing

Receptive and responsive to feedback


Internship Areas: Criminal Justice/Corrections, Human Services

Logistical Information

Payment? Unpaid

Number of Hours: 20 - 30

Location: Erie

Number of Interns Needed: 2

Desired Candidate Profile

Preferred Standing Graduate Student

Minimum Standing: Junior

Degree Concentrations: Criminal Justice/Homeland Security, Human Services, Psychology/Psychiatry, Social Work