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Social Work Internships


What we can offer:

Students will be introduced to client-centered, direct-practice experience by:

  • Interviewing clients to determine service needs (e.g. housing, drug treatment, mental health).
  • Training in rapport-building techniques.
  • Training in linking clients to service networks, housing, and available resources.
  • Opportunities to work with juvenile, adult, and elderly/geriatric populations.
  • Working as a collaborative team member to assist with creating service plans used in sentencing/dispositions.
  • Attending community partner meetings to learn and share information.

Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (unless part-time student or holidays).

Internship Programs:

  • FAMU Students: Social Work Students interested in interning should contact Katisa Donaldson/Director of Field Placement at katisa.donaldson@famu.edu or 850-412-7551.
  • FSU Students: Social Work Students interested in interning should contact Katrina Boone/Director of Field Placement at kboone@fsu.edu or 850-644-9743
  • Other Schools: Contact your school’s field placement/volunteer office or Office of Public Defender at Victor.Williams@FLPD2.com or 850-606-1072

Interested and have questions for us?

Social Work Intern Coordinator:

Victor Williams M.S.W.
Victor.Williams@FLPD2.com
850-606-1072