National Training Program

Black Mental Wellness recognizes the invaluable benefits of mentoring the next generation of psychologists of color. 

 

Our National Training Program aims to:

  • Connect undergraduate students, graduate students, and early career professionals with a mental health expert for an extensive training experience

  • Mentee Program (academic school year), Internship (summer and year long)

Applicants for our Mentee Program must meet one of the following criteria:

  • Undergraduate or graduate students who are currently enrolled in mental and behavioral health programs

  • Individuals who have graduated from an undergraduate or graduate program with a mental/behavioral health concentration within the past two years

  • Individuals who plan to enroll in an undergraduate or graduate program with a mental/behavioral health concentration

 Selected trainees receive:

  • A minimum of virtual bi-weekly communication with a mental health expert (mentees do not need to live in a specific location to apply)

  • Guidance and support regarding professional and personal development

  • Knowledge about organizational development

  • Opportunities to enhance leadership skills

  • Opportunities to contribute to content produced by Black Mental Wellness

Applications for our Black Mental Wellness Mentee Program are due on May 31, 2021.

If you have any additional questions please contact DrCunningham@BlackMentalWellness.com.  

current and past trainees