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Internship Opportunities at Neil Kennedy Recovery Centers

At Neil Kennedy Recovery Centers, you can discover an opportunity to create change in your community. Experience practical application of what you are learning in the classroom in a flexible and caring environment. 

  • Opportunity for a paid internship position
  • Flexible scheduling with multiple locations and 24-hour operation
  • Simple transition to employment 
  • Provides necessary requirements for Ohio licensure and certification, also supports professional licensure advancement 
  • Valuable direct clinical service delivery

Gain meaningful experience in:

  • Evaluations and Assessments
  • Individual and Group Counseling
  • Intensive Outpatient and Partial Hospitalization Counseling
  • Inpatient Counseling
  • Detox Programming
  • Ancillary Support Services like Case Management, Prevention, and Recovery Coaching 
  • Medications to Support Ongoing Recovery
  • Co-Occurring Disorders

Day-to-day direct service delivery examples:

  • Practical application of group counseling 
  • Steady integration into the therapeutic process beginning with observation and becoming more interactive 
  • Practicing debriefing, one of the key clinical skills necessary to thrive in this field
  • Processing and dispelling previously held assumptions and beliefs about people impacted by addiction
  • Balancing the format of a pre-planned topic with meeting the needs of the patients at that time, in that moment
  • In real-time, recognizing the differences between a psychoeducation lecture style and an interactive group therapy session


  • Contact our Human Resources Department, 412-604-8900 ext. 1135
  • Please allow for at least 1 month lead time for internship placement
  • Neil Kennedy Recovery Centers is an affiliate of Gateway Rehab(opens in a new tab) out of the Greater Pittsburgh Region

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