What are the Requirements for the Program?

In order to qualify for this program, an applicant must have a career focus in the behavioral health/health field. Student must complete all requirements in the academic year.  Other requirements include:

  • Completing a Clinical Methods course.

  • Completing a Clinical Methods course on evidence-based behavioral health interventions (e.g. Cognitive Behavioral Therapies, Integrated Behavioral Healthcare, or Core Concept in Trauma Treatment, Clinical Social Work with Addictive Behaviors.  This is not a complete list).

  • Completing a 1-credit Inter-professional course offered on campus OR participating in another interprofessional experiences (e.g., UMB’s President’s Clinic, UMB’s Inter-professional Competition, etc);

  • Successfully completing the BHWISE approved Advanced Field Placement for the academic year.

  • Attending six monthly seminars to integrate your field experience and receive additional education on integrated behavioral health topics.

Signing a commitment letter, stating intent to pursue employment in behavioral health, especially with underserved populations upon graduation.