Fairfield Counseling Services actively seeks to provide learning opportunities for clients and staff alike. To that end, the Agency serves as an internship site for Master level professionals. The Agency provides clinical supervision by state licensed and Approved Supervisors for Marriage and Family, Social Work, Community and Professional Counseling Programs, and currently collaborates with Fairfield University, Southern Connecticut State University, the University of Bridgeport and Fordham in training students in the provision of effective mental health services.
The Agency provides a multi-disciplined team environment in working with individuals, couples and families which is supervised by a diverse staff, that include a psychiatrist, APRN, a licensed clinical social work supervisor and approved marriage and family supervisors. Internships are available through the year and commence with the Fall, Spring and Summer semester schedules of the universities. Students participate on site for 10-20 hours per week, attend the weekly case conference, and are provided with both group and individual supervision opportunities.
For more information concerning an internship with Fairfield Counseling Services, contact, Jennifer Slack,LMFT at Clinical Slack at 203-255-5777, Ext. 43.
Fairfield Counseling Services is pleased to announce that it has received a grant in the amount of $2,000 from Newman’s Own Foundation in support of our Dual Diagnosis Program. This program is designed to help people who are struggling with both substance abuse and mental health issues.
About Newman’s Own Foundation
Paul Newman was committed to helping make the world a better place. To carry on his philanthropic legacy, Newman’s Own Foundation donates all net royalties and profits after taxes from the sale of Newman’s Own products to charity. To date, Paul Newman and Newman’s Own Foundation have given over $280 million to thousands of charities around the world.
For more information about this organization, click on the link above.