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SUMMER INTERNSHIP Program! -JOIN US

At Change the Face of Depression, we're launching an exciting summer internship program to empower the next generation of mental health advocates. Our interns will gain hands-on experience in research, content creation, community outreach, and support services, all while contributing to our mission of raising awareness and reducing the stigma around depression. This program offers a unique opportunity to make a real impact, develop valuable skills, and join a passionate community dedicated to changing the face of mental health. Join us in making a difference this summer!


Interning with a mental health resource like Change the Face of Depression offers several important benefits and future opportunities:


1. Skill Development:


   - Professional Skills: Interns gain experience in research, content creation, community outreach, and support services, which are valuable in various career paths.


   - Soft Skills: Enhanced communication, empathy, and problem-solving skills are developed, which are essential in any profession.



2. Career Opportunities:


   - Networking: Interns connect with professionals in the mental health field, opening doors to future job opportunities, mentorship, and professional growth.


   - Resume Building: Practical experience in a meaningful, impactful sector stands out to future employers and can be a deciding factor in competitive job markets.



3. Personal Growth:


   - Understanding Mental Health: Interns gain a deeper understanding of mental health issues, fostering a sense of empathy and compassion that is beneficial in both personal and professional contexts.


   - Making a Difference: Contributing to a cause that helps others can be deeply fulfilling and provide a strong sense of purpose and satisfaction.



4. Academic and Professional Advancement:


   - Graduate Programs: Internship experience is often a requirement or a significant advantage when applying to graduate programs in psychology, social work, public health, and related fields.


   - Certifications and Licenses: Internship experience can sometimes count towards required hours for certifications and licenses in mental health professions.



5. Leadership and Initiative:


   - Project Management: Interns often lead or participate in projects, enhancing their leadership and project management skills.


   - Advocacy and Public Speaking: Opportunities to engage in advocacy and public speaking build confidence and communication abilities.



In summary, interning with a mental health resource like Change the Face of Depression is an invaluable experience that offers professional skill development, networking opportunities, personal growth, academic and professional advancement, and the chance to significantly impact the community.


If you would be interested in joining our summer internship program_ or interning with CTFOD throughout the year, Please reach out to us!


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At Change the Face of Depression, we're launching an exciting summer internship program designed to empower the next generation of mental health advocates. Our interns will gain hands-on experience in research, content creation, community outreach, and support services, all while contributing to our mission of raising awareness and reducing the stigma around depression. This program offers a unique opportunity to make a real impact, develop valuable skills, and join a passionate community dedicated to changing the face of mental health. Join us in making a difference this summer!
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