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Paid APEX Intern- Part Time

LOWNDES MENTAL HEALTH CLINIC, 3120 N OAK ST EXT, VALDOSTA, Georgia, United States of America Req #729
Friday, July 7, 2023

Job Description

Legacy Behavioral Health Services is offering PAID 600 hour APEX therapist internship opportunities. APEX interns will work as part of the Apex Program which is an extension of therapy services within the school systems we serve, providing individual and family sessions within the school setting. Apex Therapists and Interns work closely with school counselors, social workers, teachers, and administration staff to wrap around the student to help them succeed. We work closely with the Legacy clinic staff to have appointments scheduled with both the nurse and doctor and provide this information to the families and schools as needed. Apex is a rewarding way to serve students in a non-traditional setting. Are you ready to step into an internship role?

 This position requires:

  • Current graduate student pursuing a qualifying Master’s Degree in MFT, Psychology, or Social Work
  • Willing to complete a service agreement after graduation.
  • Someone who is dedicated to quality work
  • Someone who is a self-starter and goal orientated
  • Excellent problem-solving and interpersonal skills including verbal and written communication, conflict resolution, and teamwork
  • Computer experience  

Who we are:

Legacy Behavioral Health Services provides support within 10 counties in South GA, Ben-Hill, Berrien, Brooks, Cook, Echols, Irwin, Lanier, Lowndes, Tift and Turner County. Legacy Behavioral Health Services believes that through individualized care, quality of care and support, your life could be transformed.

 Working Conditions:

Must be physically and emotionally fit to work in a stress-filled environment to meet deadlines and deal with routine and crisis situations. May have extended periods of sitting, walking, and standing. Requires varying hours of duty to provide monitoring, educational and/or crisis handling, as well as travel to off-campus locations in LBHS or personal vehicle. 


 Position opened to:



Internal Applicants must be in their current position for 6 months with no disciplinary action unless the position available is within your current department and you have been employed, in your current position, for 1 month without any disciplinary action.


Drug-Free and Smoke Free Workplace/ Equal Opportunity Employer 

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • LOWNDES MENTAL HEALTH CLINIC, 3120 N OAK ST EXT, VALDOSTA, Georgia, United States of America