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MFT Consortium Agency Information (updated 11/16/11)

 

Agencies with MFT Trainee Positions Available

Hope House

Contact Person: Nay Ung
Location: Anaheim, CA
Deadline date to apply: October to start in January, April to start in September, March to start in June.
Website address: http://www.hopehouseoc.com/
Email address: nung@hopehouseoc.com
Phone: Email resume & cover letter -- no phone calls, please.

Supervision:

  • Two hours of mandatory group supervision on Tuesdays from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • One hour individual supervision to be added as needed.
  • No evening/weekend supervision available.

Additional Information:

  • Minimum commitment of one year.
  • We are a residential drug and alcohol treatment center.
  • Our program consists of clients in treatment for either 180 days or 90 days.
  • We serve adults only.
  • Flexible schedule.
  • You can see clients Monday-Sunday from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Must be able to pass a probation clearance.
  • If in recovery, must have 2 years sobriety.

IUSD School Readiness Program

Contact Person: Hayley Goldberg
Location: Irvine, CA
Deadline date to apply: Continual (start date on hold at this time)
Website address: http://iusd.org/eclc/school-readiness.html
Email address: hgoldber@iusd.org
Phone: 949-936-5863

Supervision:

  • No weekend or night supervision available

Additional Information:

  • Program involves working with children with behavior challenges in their preschool environment.
  • Clients can be seen during preschool hours (9am-12pm) - no night or weekend hours.

Laura's House

Contact Person: Adriane Nada, LMFT
Location: Ladera Ranch, CA
Deadline date to apply: March 31 to start between August 1 - September 1
Website address: http://www.laurashouse.org/
Email address: anada@laurashouse.org
Phone: 949-361-3775 ext. 302

Supervision:

  • Evening supervision available.
  • No weekends.

Additional Information:

  • Currently, our traineeships only begin during the Fall semester. We are not taking applicants for the Spring semester.
  • Trainees must complete the 40-hour Domestic Violence Advocacy Training before their start date.

Mariposa Women and Family Center (No openings as of 11/16/11 - check back soon)

Contact Person: Ann Worley
Location: Orange, CA
Deadline date to apply: May 15 to start July 1, November 15 to start January 1.
Website address: http://www.mariposacenter.org/
Email address: aworley@mariposacenter.org
Phone: Email resume & cover letter -- no phone calls, please.

Supervision:

  • One hour individual supervision when seeing clients.
  • Two hours of mandatory group supervision on Tuesdays.

Additional Information:

  • Two hours weekly mandatory training (10 a.m. - 12 p.m. on Tuesdays)
  • Two hours weekly for intakes, learning about community resources and other duties at the front desk for a total of 48 hours.
  • Co-leading of substance abuse education class - two to three hours weekly for 12 weeks.
  • Co-leading of parenting class - two evening hours weekly for 10 weeks.

OC Department of Education -- ACCESS

Contact Person: Kalia Kobayashi, LMFT
Location: School setting (Orange County)
Deadline date to apply: ASAP for Fall
Website address: http://www.access.k12.ca.us/
Email address: kalia_kobayashi@access.k12.ca.us
Phone: 949-425-2131

Supervision:

  • No weekend supervision -- we are a school setting.

Additional Information:

  • No night and weekend hours since this is a school setting.
  • ACCESS works with at-risk students age 12-18 who are referred by their district or probation for truancies, behavioral, family, substance abuse, etc., issues. We are looking for committed, caring trainees/interns who want to work with troubled teens and receive excellent supervision and training.
Olive Crest Academy

Contact Person: Nina Coull
Location: Three schools - two in Santa Ana, one in Orange
Deadline date to apply: End of summer
Start date: August 24, 2011
Website address: http://www.olivecrest.org
Email address: Nina-Coull@olivecrest.org
Phone: 949-677-8481

Supervision:

  • Scheduled individually with trainee/intern according to the number of client contact hours.
  • Group and/or individual supervision.
  • Supervision is held during the school day.

Additional Information:

  • Trainees/interns provide both individual and group counseling for emotionally disturbed students in a school setting.
  • The students have a wide array of disorders from anxiety, to depression, to bipolar disorder, conduct disorder, Asperger's Syndrome, and autism.
  • Hours will be between 7 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. No nights and weekends.
  • Email is the best way to contact - please email resume and hours available.

Providence Community Services

Contact Person: Elizabeth Ward
Location: Costa Mesa, Garden Grove, Anaheim, Santa Ana
Deadline date to apply: Ongoing
Start date: Usually September or January
Website address: http://www.provcorp.com/
Email address: eward@provcorp.com

Supervision:

  • No weekend or night supervision available.

Additional Information:

  • Bilingual Spanish only.
  • Trainees can see clients during the day or night. On weekends, only home visits -- not at the clinic.

South Coast Children's Society

Contact Person: Dina Zayat, Psy.D.
Location: Huntington Beach
Deadline date to apply: March for Fall students, January for Summer students
Start date: Day after Labor Day for Fall students, more flexible for Summer students
Website address: http://www.sccskids.org/
Email address: dzayat@sccskids.org 
Phone: 714-474-3458

Supervision:

  • We offer weekly group and individual supervision.
  • Not open on weekends.

Additional Information:

  • Most clients are seen after school because we mainly see children, but some kids can be seen at their schools during the day.
  • Weekend hours not available -- the supervisor would not be available in case of emergency on the weekends.

Turning Point Center for Families

Contact Person: Sheila Diskin
Location: Santa Ana
Deadline date to apply: ASAP
Start date: January 15, 2012 (spring), June 2012 (summer)
Website address: http://www.turningpointsantaana.org/
Email address: tpcff@sbcglobal.net

Supervision:

  • Morning supervision only:
    • Monday 8-10 am
    • Tuesday 10am-12pm
    • Wednesday 10am-12pm
    • Thursday 9-11am

Additional Information:

  • This is a volunteer position with a 1 year committment, 15 hours per week.
  • Start January 2012 or June 2012.
  • Day, night, weekend hours available.

Agencies with MFT Intern Positions Available

Hope House

Contact Person: Nay Ung
Location: Anaheim, CA
Deadline date to apply: October to start in January, April to start in September, March to start in June.
Website address: http://www.hopehouseoc.com/
Email address: nung@hopehouseoc.com
Phone: Email resume & cover letter -- no phone calls, please.

Supervision:

  • Two hours of mandatory group supervision on Tuesdays from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • One hour individual supervision to be added as needed.
  • No evening/weekend supervision available.

Additional Information:

  • Minimum commitment of one year.
  • We are a residential drug and alcohol treatment center.
  • Our program consists of clients in treatment for either 180 days or 90 days.
  • We serve adults only.
  • Flexible schedule.
  • You can see clients Monday-Sunday from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Must be able to pass a probation clearance.
  • If in recovery, must have 2 years sobriety.

Laura's House

Contact Person: Adriane Nada, LMFT
Location: Ladera Ranch, CA
Deadline date to apply: March 31 to start between August 1 - September 1
Website address: http://www.laurashouse.org/
Email address: anada@laurashouse.org
Phone: 949-361-3775 ext. 302

Supervision:

  • Evening supervision available.
  • No weekends.

Additional Information:

  • Currently, our traineeships only begin during the Fall semester. We are not taking applicants for the Spring semester.
  • Trainees must complete the 40-hour Domestic Violence Advocacy Training before their start date.

OC Department of Education -- ACCESS

Contact Person: Kalia Kobayashi, LMFT
Location: School setting (Orange County)
Deadline date to apply: ASAP for Fall
Website address: http://www.access.k12.ca.us/
Email address: kalia_kobayashi@access.k12.ca.us
Phone: 949-425-2131

Supervision:

  • No weekend supervision -- we are a school setting.

Additional Information:

  • No night and weekend hours since this is a school setting.
  • ACCESS works with at-risk students age 12-18 who are referred by their district or probation for truancies, behavioral, family, substance abuse, etc., issues. We are looking for committed, caring trainees/interns who want to work with troubled teens and receive excellent supervision and training.

Olive Crest Academy

Contact Person: Nina Coull
Location: Three schools - two in Santa Ana, one in Orange
Deadline date to apply: End of summer
Start date: August 24, 2011
Website address: http://www.olivecrest.org
Email address: Nina-Coull@olivecrest.org
Phone: 949-677-8481

Supervision:

  • Scheduled individually with trainee/intern according to the number of client contact hours.
  • Group and/or individual supervision.
  • Supervision is held during the school day.

Additional Information:

  • Trainees/interns provide both individual and group counseling for emotionally disturbed students in a school setting.
  • The students have a wide array of disorders from anxiety, to depression, to bipolar disorder, conduct disorder, Asperger's Syndrome, and autism.
  • Hours will be between 7 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. No nights and weekends.

Email is the best way to contact - please email resume and hours available.

Providence Community Services

Contact Person: Elizabeth Ward
Location: Costa Mesa, Garden Grove, Anaheim, Santa Ana
Deadline date to apply: Ongoing
Start date: Usually September or January
Website address: http://www.provcorp.com/
Email address: eward@provcorp.com

Supervision:

  • No weekend or night supervision available.

Additional Information:

  • Interns accepted if jobs are available -- these are paid positions.
  • Bilingual Spanish only.
  • Interns can see clients during the day or night. On weekends, only home visits -- not at the clinic.

Turning Point Center for Families

Contact Person: Sheila Diskin
Location: Santa Ana
Deadline date to apply: ASAP
Start date: January 15, 2012 (spring), June 2012 (summer)
Website address: http://www.turningpointsantaana.org/
Email address: tpcff@sbcglobal.net

Supervision:

  • Morning supervision only:
    • Monday 8-10 am
    • Tuesday 10am-12pm
    • Wednesday 10am-12pm
    • Thursday 9-11am

Additional Information:

  • This is a volunteer position with a 1 year committment, 15 hours per week.
  • Start January 2012 or June 2012.
  • Day, night, weekend hours available.

Mariposa Women and Family Center

Contact Person: Ann Worley
Location: Orange, CA
Deadline date to apply: May 15 to start July 1, November 15 to start January 1.
Website Address: http://www.mariposacenter.org/
Email address: aworley@mariposacenter.org
Phone: Email resume & cover letter -- no phone calls, please.

Supervision:

  • One hour individual supervision when seeing clients.
  • Two hours of mandatory group supervision on Tuesdays.

Additional Information:

  • Two hours weekly mandatory training (10 a.m. - 12 p.m. on Tuesdays)
  • Two hours weekly for intakes, learning about community resources and other duties at the front desk for a total of 48 hours.
  • Co-leading of substance abuse education class - two to three hours weekly for 12 weeks.
  • Co-leading of parenting class - two evening hours weekly for 10 weeks.
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