What We Expect Of Students

Applying for Family Treatment Services Placement:
  • participation in selected assignments, including a variety of Intake functions;
  • participation in parent consultations;
  • supervised work with at least one family during the placement period;
  • participation in group training and supervised activities (as per supervisor's discretion);
  • may co-lead a children's group during the placement period;
  • may co-lead a parent education group during the placement period;
  • some evening availability required.
Applying for Day Treatment or Residence Services Placement:
  • participation in milieu programming;
  • primary work with at least one child;
  • participation in individual and team supervision;
  • may co-lead a children's group;
  • hours of work may vary, i.e. day treatment may include some late day meetings and residence involves shifts during days and evenings.
Applying for Community Support Services Placement
  • Opportunities may include:
  • working in the community with children and families in a variety of settings, e.g. family shelters, community centres, family resource centres, etc.;
  • participation in group work;
  • participation in presenting workshops;
  • consultation to child care or other community settings;
  • participation in group or individual supervision;
  • some evening availability required.
Applying for Autism Services Placement:
  • observation and direct service working with children who have autism;
  • opportunity to learn how to deliver behavioural intervention in a centre-based setting;
  • participation in team meetings;
  • hours of work may vary.