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Student Intern (ID: 109999) for Summer 2024


DOCCS Upstate Cor Facility

309 Bare Hill Road
Malone, NY , NY 12953
E-Mail: Tanya.Demers@doccs.ny.gov
Phone: (518) 483-6997 Ext: 2100

Division/Unit: Upstate CF


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


Proposal Information


The intern will facilitate individual and group cognitive behavioral therapeutic practices with incarcerated population currently housed in a Residential Rehabilitation Unit in a state correctional facility. This will include teaching self-regulation techniques, structured cognitive behavioral lesson plans, journaling and recreational activities.

Number of hours per week: 10 - 20 hours

Desired candidate profile:
Preferred level of education: The minimal enrollment of a Junior or senior in a Bachelor level program, Master level student preferred. Supervision can be provided to MSW student, master level counseling student and Psychologist Master level student intern.
The Minimum level of education: Bachelor level with at least 90 semester hours of study completed. Master level preferred.



Strong communication skills

Ability to maintain healthy boundaries

Moderate writing skills (notes/documentn

Ability to deescalate conflict

Ability to work w/ difficult population


Internship Areas: Criminal Justice/Corrections, Human Services

Logistical Information

Payment? Unpaid

Number of Hours: 20 - 30

Location: Franklin

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