The Center for Child & Family Health equips the next generation of clinicians with trauma-informed, evidence-based practices through internships in social work and practica or externships in psychology (as available).

Open House

Each year CCFH hosts an Open House for interested candidates to learn about the program opportunities, as well as share their interests and experiences with potential supervisors before submitting an application.

This year’s virtual Open House will be held on Monday, January 11, 2021 at 6pm. REGISTER

Current Openings

The following programs are hosting interns this year:

  • Prevention – Healthy Families Durham (1 MSW intern)
  • Treatment – Clinic/Post Adoption (1-2 pre-doctoral externs)
  • Macro Placement – National Center for Child Traumatic Stress (2 MSW interns)

We encourage you to read about the internship program, training goals, and selection process by downloading the internship program flyer below. You can learn more about each program by exploring the CCFH website. You can learn more about the national center here.

All applications must be completed online and submitted by Sunday, January 17, 2021 at 11:59pm.

No person on the grounds of race, color, religion, national origin, indigenous heritage, sex, gender, or sexual orientation shall be excluded from application to or participation in, denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any activities of CCFH’s internship program.

Contact Us

Training Program Manager: Danielle Mearis Harrell
(919) 385-0794

If you have questions about our internship program or the application process, please complete the form below.