Wildfires are devastating communities across California, causing more than 300,000 people to evacuate their homes and threatening many more. The Camp Fire in Northern California -- one of three blazing across the state -- is the most destructive in state history. We want to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you find access to shelter. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know the most effective ways to contribute.
Counseling interns receive supervised training in a clinical setting involving individual and group training, intake, and crisis intervention. In addition, interns receive training in Program Development, outreach skills, and various specialized therapeutic skills involving specific populations and treatments.
Volunteers perform a wide range of duties, including but not limited to: providing for the safety, security, and well-being of court-involved youth, visitors, and staff within the secure facility.
Assists youth with their lessons in the classroom, during academic and vocational programming, and works collaboratively with education staff to maintain order and discipline. Engages the youth in a positive and developmentally appropriate manner.
Serves as role model and tutor to youth during non-academic hours; leads and participates in group counseling sessions; assists with the development of appropriate life and social skills; and supervises and participates in recreational, cultural, and workforce development activities.
Assist program director and staff with various tasks including but not limited to: supervising youth projects, attending fund raising events, assisting the Executive Director, and reporting any behavior unbecoming of youth.
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