You finished your master’s degree. You passed the exam. You have hundreds of hours of experience (maybe thousands), yet you have thousands left to go. Frankly, it’s a bit ridiculous.
The Counseling Place welcomes Interns and Associates, but we want you to know what to expect before you request placement. At this time we do not have any full-time positions available. Most of our Interns and Associates work as contractors.
If you’re interested in completing some or all of your hours at The CP, email your resume to Stacy Hyde, our Counseling Services Director. Stacy@counselingplace.org.
Attendance of Weekly Peer Support/Case Review Meetings
Participating on our Crisis Response Team (requires being on-call to provide crisis intervention usually one weekend every other month and/or one night a week)
Desire to learn
Strong Work Ethic
Must love or tolerate dogs. (Therapy dogs)
$40/Hour if called out to a crisis scene after hours (2 hour minimum pay), plus mileage reimbursement
Weekly Peer Support Meetings include seasoned therapists and other Interns/Associates. These meetings provide moral support, excellent learning opportunities, a chance to debrief, voice your opinion, give feedback, and strengthen your skills. (And laugh. There will be laughter.)
Admin Office Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 9AM to 4PM
Friday: 9AM to 1PM
depend on the therapist's schedule.
Evening and Weekend appointments
may be available.
375 Municipal Drive
Richardson, TX 75080
ALL SERVICES ARE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.
Please call us to get started:
Most services are on-site, but we do have therapists in other locations. Be sure to confirm the location when scheduling your first appointment.
(Suicide Prevention Line)
You might experience a brief hold, but you will be routed to a person.
for help with any emotional crisis.
To provide affordable professional counseling and education services that strengthen the Richardson community.
Emotional Crisis After Hours
If you need help after hours with a mental health emergency, you may call
The Mobile Crisis Unit: 1-866-260-8000 or
go to an Emergency Room at your