What We Expect Of Students

Applying for Family Treatment Services Placement:

  • participation in selected assignments, including a variety of Intake functions;
  • participation in parent consultations;
  • supervised work with at least one family during the placement period;
  • participation in group training and supervised activities (as per supervisor's discretion);
  • may co-lead a children's group during the placement period;
  • may co-lead a parent education group during the placement period;
  • some evening availability required.

Applying for Day Treatment or Residence Services Placement:

  • participation in milieu programming;
  • primary work with at least one child;
  • participation in individual and team supervision;
  • may co-lead a children's group;
  • hours of work may vary, i.e. day treatment may include some late day meetings and residence involves shifts during days and evenings.

Applying for Community Support Services Placement
Opportunities may include:

  • working in the community with children and families in a variety of settings, e.g. family shelters, community centres, family resource centres, etc.;
  • participation in group work;
  • participation in presenting workshops;
  • consultation to child care or other community settings;
  • participation in group or individual supervision;
  • some evening availability required.

Applying for Autism Services Placement:

  • observation and direct service working with children who have autism;
  • opportunity to learn how to deliver behavioural intervention in a centre-based setting;
  • participation in team meetings;
  • hours of work may vary.