Who is eligible for our Program?
To be eligible for our program, you will need to have a masters in social work, mental health counseling or another related mental health field. In addition we usually require at least two years of post degree clinical experience. If you are not fully licensed, you can accrue hours towards your license in I.C.P.’s distinguished adult treatment clinic.
Readiness for Training
The applicant’s previous training and experience will be assessed as part of the admissions process. Because trauma work is demanding and involves many new concepts, basic therapeutic skills should already be in place. Applicants should have some familiarity with psychodynamic concepts such as transference, countertransference, resistance, and defense.
Admissions for 2016-2017 has closed. Applications for 2017-2018 can be submitted after January 1st, 2017. Our deadline each year falls around May 1st. Please contact Jenny Schenkler, Program Manager, at email@example.com with any questions.
Applicants should submit the following:
Applicants will be contacted to schedule two personal interviews with members of the Training Committee. The Training Committee reviews applications and informs applicants of its decision. Admission is on a rolling basis. Applications should be submitted by May for consideration for matriculation in the Fall.
Tuition and Fees
Tuition for the academic year is $3,400. In addition, students are required to complete 60 hours of supervision total (30 hours per year) at a rate of $50 a session.
Please note that expenses for training directly related to one’s profession may be considered a tax-deductible expense.