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Kitsap Mental Health Services Internship Program

Kitsap Mental Health Services offers a limited number of internships open to Master’s level students in clinical counseling or social work who are interested in working with a diverse population in an outpatient community mental health setting. Our mission is to offer Hope and Opportunity for people of all ages through comprehensive recovery-oriented behavioral health care.

As an Intern at Kitsap Mental Health Services, you will gain valuable training and experience in managing a caseload, developing and implementing treatment goals, assessment, and diagnosis, documentation and record-keeping, professional development, building your identity as a therapist, facilitating groups and more, under the supervision of one of our qualified counselors.

Internship Eligibility

Applicants must be a current graduate student, in good standing, enrolled in a clinically-focused master’s or doctoral degree program in clinical psychology, counseling psychology, clinical social work, marriage & family therapy or equivalent.

How to Apply 

We are currently accepting internship applications for the following programs: Child & Family, Adult Outpatient, 24/7 Programs, Medical Services and Substance Use Disorder Services.

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ARNP Students – Click here to access and submit an application.

The Internship Committee will evaluate completed applications and notify selected applicants.


Please click here to e-mail the People Experience Department with any questions regarding the Kitsap Mental Health Services Internship Program.

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