Sample Placement Schedule

The exact weekly schedule varies from placement to placement, but below is an example of what is included in an four-week placement.

Training Week
  • Arrive in Sri Lanka
  • Meet your homestay family and roommates
  • Workshops
  • Supported sessions
  • Jungle Break
Week 2
  • Session planning
  • Five weekly projects
  • Introduction to Mental Health in Sri Lanka
  • Professional Development Training
  • Meditation workshop
Week 3
  • Session planning
  • Five weekly projects
  • Field visit with a mental health professional
  • Social
  • Q&A with doctor
  • Mental Health Seminar
  • Professional Development Training
Week 4
  • Session planning
  • Five weekly projects
  • Trauma workshop
  • Professional Development Training
  • Social
Week 5
  • Session planning
  • Five weekly projects
  • Youth Detention Centre work
  • Yoga workshop
  • Social
  • Professional Development Training
Week 6
  • Session planning
  • Five weekly projects
  • Group Supervision
  • Professional Development Training
  • Addiction Prevention Workshop
Week 7
  • Session planning
  • Five weekly projects
  • Social
  • Traditional Healing Workshop
  • Community Outreach
  • Professional Development Training
Final Week
  • Session planning
  • Five weekly projects
  • Trauma workshop
  • Certificate Ceremony
  • Beach Party

**This is a sample schedule designed to give you an idea of what you can expect. Workshops are subject to change.