Counseling Services

Practicum and Internship


Students begin their training at the beginning of the fall or spring semester. During that time, they are involved in an orientation of the training program, the department of Center for Student Wellness, and Winthrop University as a whole. The following components are included in the orientation:

  • Orientation to the Center for Student Wellness (policies, procedures, services)
  • Orientation to Clinical Issues and Expectations for Clinical Service
  • Intake Assessments
  • Outreach Programming
  • Training Activities and Supervision
  • Roles and Functions of the Practicum Student/Intern
  • Practicum/Internship Student Training Schedule

Orientation is typically scheduled the Wednesday through Friday prior to the first day of classes each semester.