The Bridge is a human service agency that provides counseling services to people facing challenges. Bachelor Level training focuses on milieu therapy, skills groups, and introduction to various individuals with mental health challenges and /or developmental disabilities. A minimum of 8 hours per week is expected for undergraduate level placements.
In addition, due to the implementation of Evidence-Based Practice models throughout the agency, students wishing to focus on a specific model of treatment are able to do so. These include Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Illness Management and Recovery, Supported Employment, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Individuals with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, and Wraparound.
The Bridge provides agency orientation, professional development, and advanced clinical trainings. In addition, all students are invited to attend workshops offered by our Training Institute.
Students will participate in structured learning activities throughout their placement. They may attend professional development trainings offered to all Bridge employees, as well as Evidence-Based Practice training series.
For more information and to learn about our upcoming Training Institute trainings visit our website at: www.thebridgetraininginstitute.org.