Mobile Mama is committed to providing exceptional training for future perinatal mental health clinicians. Applications are now open for the 2024-2025 Mobile Mama Clinical Counseling Internship. Apply today!

Mobile Mama Clinical Counseling Internship Overview:

This 600-hour Masters Level Internship in Perinatal Mental Health is designed for 1-3 masters-level students who have educational backgrounds in applied psychology (counseling, clinical, or social work). Interns will be provided with extensive training as well as individual and group supervision. Interns will work onsite in one of the Mobile Mama offices or from a home office. This internship will prepare the interns with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to continue their work in perinatal mental health post-graduation.

Perinatal Mental Health Training Topics Include but are not limited to:

Transition to motherhood/parenthood, depression, anxiety, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, psychosis, traumatic birth, pregnancy and perinatal loss, the effects of sexual abuse on the perinatal period, sex and intimacy, safety planning, as well as the "art of therapy" with the perinatal population.

Intern roles and responsibilities  include:

  • Provides therapy for 10-12 clients a week - telehealth and in-person sessions
  • Provides Intakes and assessments for potential clients
  • Receives Individual supervision weekly
  • Receives group supervision weekly
  • Attends Level One training of Lifespan Integration
  • Attends 10-month, 20-CE training with Perinatal Support WA
  • Advanced Perinatal Mental Health Training and Consultation
  • Receives Mobile Mama monthly training consultation with local trainers

Internship Details:

  • 11 month internship: August - June, 20 hours a week
  • $1600/ monthly stipend

How to apply:

If you are interested, please email with “Mobile Mama Internship” in subject line. Please include cover letter indicating your interest in interning with Mobile Mama and current resume.

Please call with any questions (360) 393-5114.