UBC Counselling Services offers practicum placements to students in graduate counsellor training programs. The practicum is a high-quality, personalized training experience in an open, collegial atmosphere that promotes self-exploration and growth.
Read the practicum brochure (pdf) for more information.
Practicum applicants must meet all of the following requirements:
- You must be enrolled in a master’s counsellor training program.
- You must have completed your counselling theory and counselling skills training courses, and at least 1 clinic or practicum experience.
- You must have approval from your program supervisor to apply.
How to apply
Prepare and submit all required application materials. Review the practicum brochure (pdf) for the list of application materials required and detailed application instructions.
Submit your application materials through email to the Practicum Coordinator at Counselling Services, Dr. Nathan (Nate) Edwards at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The application deadline each year is February 15. All applications will be reviewed by the Practicum Selection Committee. Selected candidates will be invited for a virtual interview. The selection process will end once all 4 practicum positions are filled.