Internship Opportunities

BTS offers clinical internships for MA counseling and MSW candidates. We offer internships to highlight clinical training, knowledge, and growth as well as to prepare our interns for transition to employment in the mental health/substance abuse/criminal justice field.

An ideal intern candidate for BTS:

  • Appreciates a balance of structure and flexibility in schedule, and a balance of team spirit and ability to work independently,

  • Has a strong sense of personal intiative and ownership over their learning,

  • Is looking to push learning edges while being absolutely willing to ask for support and guidance,

  • Has a strong interest in the field of criminal justice and addictions,

  • Carries professionalism and maturity in support of working with complexity, feedback, and follow through while also able to drop into the heart center of our work and the humanness involved in helping others.

Internships at BTS include (dependent on the site):

  • Individual therapy with adults, with some potential to work with adolescents at certain sites,

  • Group co-facilitation / facilitation

  • Intake and assessment skill development

  • Individual and Group Supervision

  • Trainings / All Staff Meetings

All applicants must be:
MA/MSW level graduate students, be willing to commit to one year, and able to work with clients at your assigned location(s). Our offices are conveniently located near bus routes.

To be considered for an internship at BTS, please submit an Internship Application Page with your resume. Resumes can be uploaded to the application or emailed to