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.

 Apply for the 2021-2022 Mentee Program here

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

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