If you’re a psychology student or graduate looking for more practical experience in the mental health sector, and you've previously worked with vulnerable individuals in your home country or abroad, this placement was made for you.
Splitting your time between a minimum of six weekly projects, you'll gain at least 40 hours of hands-on experience with diverse groups of service users in various settings. This placement is all about showcasing and building on your existing skills, so don't expect any shadowing. You're the star of the show and, like any working mental health professional, will be responsible for conceiving and executing your sessions to an exacting standard.
From clinical to the classroom no two days are ever the same, but the end goal always is - to promote positive mental health within the Sri Lankan community.