Mental Health Internships
Across the globe, mental health services are underserved with a great need for more professionals in the field. As a student of mental health, you can gain experience and learn about different approaches when you become a mental health intern working alongside professionals in clinical mental health, Counselling and Social Work.
Kaya works with a host of organizations serving communities affected by issues such as domestic violence, human trafficking, social exclusion and other difficult situations that can cause stress, trauma and other impacts to mental well-being. Additionally, We work with organisations supporting community members suffering with clinical mental health conditions.
You can join the professionals within these organizations providing therapy and support, ideal for interns with experience in cognitive and behavioural therapies.
Take part in a Psychology and Social Work Internship in Ecuador and develop your skills and gain experience abroad
Easy 4-step application process
Apply online and pay your application fee to apply for your space on your chosen project. Our advisors will then contact you to guide you through the next steps.
Once we’ve received your application, we’ll review your details and be in touch to arrange your informal telephone interview with your Kaya Placement Advisor.
Following your interview, we will provide you a placement offer. Once you are ready to confirm your placement and dates, you can pay your confirmation fee to book and secure your space.
When you have confirmed your project dates we'll send you your Welcome Pack and lots of other helpful information to assist you with preparing for your placement.