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

Completing course: Clinical Social Work with Addictive Behaviors. 

Completing an additional Clinical Methods course.

Completing a 1-credit Inter-professional course offered on campus OR participating in another interprofessional experience or rotation (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.