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BBHS Social Work Intern (ID: 109270) for Summer 2023


Off of Children and Family Svcs

52 Washington St.
Rensselaer , NY 12144
Phone: (518) 473-7936

Division/Unit: Bureau of Behavioral Health Service


Web Site: http://ocfs.ny.gov(New Window)


Proposal Information


The intern will learn how to process applications for Medicaid waiver services.
The intern will receive supervision to develop a short-term wellness program for staff.
The intern will learn about the process of assessing and treating youth with mental health diagnoses.
The number of hours and days of service will be dependent on the requirements of the college program.
Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. OCFS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. OCFS is committed to ensuring equal opportunity for persons with disabilities and workplace diversity. It is the policy of OCFS to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants and employees with disabilities to enable them to perform the essential functions of the position for which they are applying or for which they are employed. OCFS does not discriminate on the basis of disability in its hiring or employment practices and complies with all regulations promulgated by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission under title I of the ADA.



Oral and Written Communication Skills

Time and Task Management Skills

Microsoft Excel, Word and Powerpoint

Teamwork Skills


Internship Areas: Clinical Services, Health Services, Human Services

Logistical Information

Payment? Paid

Number of Hours: 20 - 30

Location: Rensselaer

Number of Interns Needed: 1

Desired Candidate Profile

Preferred Standing Senior

Minimum Standing: Sophomore

Degree Concentrations: Social Work