Trainee Psychologist

If you are interested in making a difference by actually helping people in their journey to mental health wellness, you have come to the right place. The Heart It Out Psychology Internship Programme takes you one step closer to the field while allowing for theoretical advancement as well. In this programme, you will get an opportunity to be creative, get first-hand experience of working in a growing environment and get trained in all spectrum of psychologist duties with professionals – all the way from research to clinical report making.

Program Details

We offer three kinds of internships varying on key responsibilities and duration. The common denominator; however, is authenticity and love for what you do!


21-Day Exposure Program

Whether you’re just starting your journey in psychology, or looking for a brief experience with its real-life workings, this Exposure program will allow you to,

  • Research and write articles on diverse facets of Mental Health
  • Develop inclusive, relevant and meaningful content for workshops
  • Observe our clients in clinical settings under the supervision of psychologists **
  • Undertake data collection for impactful ongoing research projects
  • Explore the exciting world of product creation based on mental health practices 
  • Attend and participate in masterclasses to help you uncover unique perspectives on  best practices for Mental Health
  • Aid in the creation of meaningful content on various avenues such as articles, workshops and social media

60-Day Experience Program

The Experience program will allow you to take a few steps further into the progressing world of psychology by giving you space to, 

  • Research and write articles on diverse facets of Mental Health
  • Engage with innovative and meaningful Research Formulation
  • Develop and execute inclusive, relevant and meaningful content for workshops
  • Observe our clients in clinical settings under the supervision of psychologists **
  • Undertake data collection for impactful ongoing research projects
  • Explore and build upon products created for the mental health community
  • Attend and participate in masterclasses to help you uncover unique perspectives on  best practices for Mental Health
  • Aid in the creation of meaningful content on various avenues such as articles, workshops and social media

120-Day Immersion Program

The Immersion Program gives you the opportunity to dive head-first into real-world applications of psychology. In this internship program, you will get to, 

  • Research and write articles on diverse facets of Mental Health
  • Engage with innovative and meaningful Research Formulation
  • Bridge research gaps in the form of impactful, community-driven research papers
  • Communicate your insights on research findings in a Presentation
  • Develop, curate and execute inclusive, relevant and meaningful content for workshops
  • Observe our clients in clinical settings under the supervision of psychologists **
  • Undertake data collection for impactful ongoing research projects
  • Explore, build upon and execute the creation of products designed for the needs of the mental health community
  • Attend and participate in masterclasses to help you uncover unique perspectives on  best practices for Mental Health
  • Aid in the creation of meaningful content on various avenues such as articles, workshops and social media

Eligibility

  • If you have an educational background of 11th grade, 12th grade, Undergraduate or Postgraduate in Psychology, we would love to have you onboard!
  • Being Non-judgemental and high levels of professionalism are much appreciated. 
  • We appreciate individuals who can take on initiative and responsibility.
  • We welcome openness to failure- for there is no better teacher!

Working Environment

  • The minimum duration for the internship is 21 days
  • We believe in the exchange of experience and information, so for all practical purposes, we do not engage in payment for the internship- both ways.
  • We are a task-oriented workplace. You can decide your work hours keeping in mind the requirements.
  • At present, this internship is being offered virtually 
  • We are inclusive and supportive as a community, and we welcome you to join this crusade!

Takeaways

  • A certificate will be provided upon successful completion of the internship programme.
  • Internship Letters may be provided on request.
  • Letters of Recommendation shall be provided to exceptional candidates.
  • A truly enriching experience that will enhance your professional capabilities in all spheres of life.

*This is a summary of the internship and is subject to changes.

** Clinical Experience will be limited to observations and directly engaging with clients is not part of this internship.