We are excited to announce that the Free Clinic of Simi Valley has a few open positions for field placement for MFT trainees or interns. We provide training for interns and trainees interested in working with low income clients with a variety of clinical issues including: depression, anxiety, trauma, relationship issues, and change of life issues. Our program has 8 pre-licensed supervisees who are in various stages of their training. The program offers great supervision with each intern/trainee having group supervision, and individual supervision weekly. Additionally, twice per month we meet and deal with issues specific to play therapy for both children and adults. Kristy Schadt, MFT, RPT- S, who is director of counseling and leads both our group supervision and Play Therapy supervision, is an AAMFT and CAMFT Certified Supervisor. .
In addition to a variety of clinical issues with low income clients our interns are able to work with children and adults expressively. Our program specializes in training our interns for Play Therapy. Interested and qualified interns and trainees may work toward certification as a Registered Play Therapist. Our population is varied, with depression, trauma, anxiety and family issues being a few of the issues we work with. We currently have a waiting list of clients who are waiting for services!
The Free Clinic of Simi Valley is a nonprofit organization providing medical care, counseling, and legal assistance since 1971. The Free Clinic is Located at 2060 Tapo Street, Simi Valley, California 93063