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PSYC 7591G Mental Health Counseling Internship I

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PSY 795.10.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)

270 hours; 6 credits

A term (at least 300 hours, including at least 120 direct service counseling hours) of supervised internship in a mental health work setting similar to that in which the student expects to work as a counselor. Interns are expected to perform a full range of mental health counseling functions supervised by college and site personnel. For Psychology 7591G and 7592G, interns must complete the two terms of internship at a single (the same) site for both courses or, if this is not possible, no fewer than 7 consecutive months and 450 hours, including 180 direct service counseling hours, at a single (either the original or a new) site in conformity with procedures adopted by the department.

Prerequisite: Permission of deputy chairperson; completion of Psychology 7442G and 7443G..


The City University reserves the right, because of changing conditions, to make modifications of any nature in academic programs and requirements of the university and its constituent colleges without advanced notice. Students are advised to consult regularly with college and department counselors concerning their programs of study.

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