Internship The intern will work with highly functioning mentally ill people in a project providing independent opportunities to the adults. The work will include planting, watering and selling plants and spices alongside the mentally ill in the greenhouse therapeutic center.
Organization Ohrlenefesh is a nonprofit organization providing mental health services, social work, psychiatric rehabilitation, counseling and advice to adults with a range of mental health problems.
Qualifications Background in therapy, or psychology. The intern must like gardening/plants and not be afraid to get a little dirty, as well as having an interest in working with the mentally ill.
Internship The intern will be involved in research projects, designing and handing out questionnaires to the HIV taskforce/gay community, data analysis, research the occurrence of ADHD in addiction centers, going on-site to their centers for intake/diagnosis.
Organization The Ministry of Health determines the policy on matters of health and medical services, and is in charge of planning, supervision and control, licensing and coordination of the health system’s services.
Qualifications Background in substance abuse and/or psychology preferred.
Internship The intern will help develop new marketing strategies; develop and implement a new strategy and protocol for current library; conduct research in terms of meeting clients' needs and expectations; and develop a greater appreciation for the therapeutic process.
Organization A community-based center that provides a warm haven of professional counseling, growth services and events. Therapeutic services and workshops are offered in emotional eating, grief counseling, addiction, phobias, anxiety, OCD, pre-marriage counseling, couples therapy, post-partum support, dementia/elder care, and personality disorders.
Qualifications Any discipline provided you are bright, empathetic, self-motivated, organized and can work in a team.
Internship The intern’s tasks will include collecting data from participants in the study, reading research articles, and learning how to program experiments and code and analyze data. The intern may also have the opportunity to conduct his or her own research project on a specific topic of interest
Organization Neuropsychology lab that studies and analyzes emotional communication. When disease causes degenerative brain damage the deficits in emotion recognition are analyzed using ecological tasks. For example, examining how the perception of faces interacts with other contextual cues such as dynamic body language.
Qualifications At least first year university studies in psychology