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Internship Opportunities

YVA is a teaching institution. We pride ourselves on providing the tools to incoming practicum students to become skilled mental health clinicians! We welcome students in a Marriage and Family Therapy master's program or a counseling master's program pursuing LPC or LPCC to apply! Depending on your school's timeline, students may start their internship experience in June or September. We have worked with students at St. Mary's University of Minnesota and Bethel University.

Teaching Objectives

Intern Weekly Commitment

  • One hour of individual supervision 

  • One hour group consultation 

  • Two evenings per week; or one evening and a Saturday per week

  • Online therapy and outpatient therapy at our office in Burnsville 

  • 22 hours per week of commitment including18-20 client contact hours weekly

  • One year internship commitment 

  • Paid internship per client contact hours 

Please email with resumes and cover letters; or any questions

Application Timeline

We are currently accepting resumes and cover letters for practicum opportunities! Interviews for Saint Mary's students and Bethel students will be held in December through the end of January. Students will be notified of a decision by January 31st.

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