Counseling internship requirements

Counseling Internships – Become a #1 licensed counselor today

Counseling internships in our Chicago Wicker Park office are offered year-long through our program for counseling students pursuing a masters degree. Our interns provide individual therapy and couples counseling services and work with a variety of client populations and mental health concerns. Our interns frequently graduate to thereafter pursue a career in a counseling private practice.

Counseling specialties

Our internships include clinical training in the following areas among others:

  • Marriage counseling
  • Couples counseling
  • Individual counseling
  • Relationships counseling
  • Sex therapy
  • Divorce counseling
  • Infidelity counseling
  • Family counseling
  • Parenting counseling
  • Anxiety
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Depression
  • Trauma counseling

Check out the Illinois Mental Health Counselors Association’s requirements to become a licensed counselor.

Upcoming counseling internships 

The 2022-2023 internship program is being developed. Please see the below information for the 2021-2022 internship program as general guidelines to apply for a counseling internship in our Chicago Wicker Park office. You are welcome to reach out to Clara Donaldson at clara@acclchicago.com at any time with questions or application materials.

Counseling internships
Counseling internship application guidelines