Practicum and Internship Opportunities

Position Title: Memphis Family Connection Center Counseling Practicum and Internship

Direct Supervisor: Clinical Director of Counseling

Summary: We are committed to training new therapists who will apply best practices in their skills and then commit to teaching them to others. In addition to providing services, interns infuse our center with new ideas, recent research, and fresh techniques from their university programs.

All of our interns are enrolled in qualified graduate schools and are supervised both by their faculty and our professional staff.

Organization Mission:

Empowered to Connect’s mission is to support hope and healing for families and communities.

Empowered to Connect and our dynamic network of programs, Memphis Family Connection Center (MFCC), Safe & Secure TN, and Empowered to Connect Institute provide excellent connection centered, holistic, integrated, trauma informed care and resources for individuals, families and community organizations.

MFCC’s mission is to nurture well-being and hope through healing-centered, integrated care and support.

Memphis Family Connection Center (MFCC) provides holistic therapeutic care for families and individuals in Memphis, Tennessee. With a multidisciplinary integrated model of care for the entire family, MFCC helps families move from simple survival to deep connection, awareness, and joy. Available therapies include mental health therapy and counseling, occupational therapy, and speech therapy.

Our Values: We are looking for interns to join our team who embody a healing centered way of engagement by:

  • Modeling felt safety and trust for the team and all individuals served
  • Creating an unmatched experience across programs and services 
  • Taking ownership and driving improvement across organizational systems
  • Driving excellence in all internal and external areas 
  • Collaborating across programs and teams 
  • Embodying a growth mindset
  • Radiating positive energy
  • Assuming good intentions

Interested in an practicum or internship position?

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