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).

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. Open House is typically held in the first two weeks of January. Interviews and final decisions are made by mid-February.

This year’s virtual Open House will be held on Tuesday, January 10, 2023 at 5:30pm. REGISTER HERE.

Current Openings

Available opportunities for the 2023-2024 program year include the following:

  • MSW Clinical Intern, Urbaniak Clinic
  • MSW Clinical Intern, Healthy Families Durham
  • Psychology Pre-Doctoral Practicum Student, Post Adoption Support Services/Urbaniak Clinic
  • Psychology Masters Practicum Student, Urbaniak Clinic

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



The online application and all required documents must be uploaded through the online portal linked below by 11:59pm on Sunday, January 22, 2023.* The portal will close and late or incomplete applications will not be reviewed.

*Applications for the Masters Psychology Practicum Student only are due by 11:59pm on Sunday, March 19, 2023.


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.