Administrative Psychology Internship

Joie de Vivre is offering an administrative psychology internship for Fall 2019. In this position interns will learn and be educated in the administrative basics for running a practice. The intern will gain a better understanding of the role that an administrator can play in company organization, and be better prepared to run their own practice or work in any sector of a counseling practice. This is an excellent opportunity for a full-time or part-time student enrolled in a Bachelor's degree program with eligibility for college credit.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Participate in the planning and execution of company events.

  • Maintain respect and confidentiality for all clients.

  • Research and community health resources.

  • Schedule new clients.

  • Maintain and organize office files.

  • Participate in networking with community connections.

  • Confirm client eligibility and benefits with insurance.

  • Participates in supervision meetings.

  • Create educational worksheets and handout for clients.

  • Assist in the development of outreach workshops or charity events and promotion for the Atlanta community.

  • Write blog articles on topics related to women's health.

  • Research local news related events.

  • Assist with the development and circulation of company referral list.

  • Research psychology articles and news related events relevant to the company mission.

Requirements

  • Educational concentrations in Counseling, Social Work, or Psychology.

  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English.

  • Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task and prioritize work.

  • A team player with ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

  • Highly organized, attention to detail and problem-solving skills.

  • Patient, empathetic, and show good judgment in pressured situations.

Work Schedule and Time Commitment

The internship will run from September 5, 2019 through December 5, 2019. Interns are required to work a minimum 10 hours per week. Additional hours are offered based on educational requirements. Some job duties may be done from home, but candidates are required to be available on Thursdays from 10AM-5PM. 

Compensation

The internship is unpaid and must tie the experience to the intern’s formal education program by integrated coursework or the receipt of academic credit.

IMPORTANT DATES

Fall Application Deadline: July 18, 2019

Interview Days: July 25, 2019 & August 1, 2019

Monica Manuel