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If you are considering a counseling internship:

The Paid Internship Program at the Lomi Psychotherapy Clinic is a one-year post-master's program for MFT, LCSW, and Ph.D/Psy.D. associates/interns. We also take Postdoctoral interns at our site. We occasionally take practicum students if they meet the qualifications below

Duties & Qualifications:

Candidates for the program must have at least one year of previous supervised counseling experience.


Interns at the Lomi Psychotherapy Clinic are expected to work twenty hours per week.


Duties include direct work with clients, phone intakes, fundraising, and record keeping.

Training & Supervision:

The internship includes weekly group and individual supervision and weekly training classes. The weekly training class covers developmental psychology, psychopathology, family, couples, and child therapy, depth, and somatic psychotherapy. One hour of one-on-one supervision and two hours of group supervision are provided each week.

Community Support

In addition to training and direct experience with clients, the Lomi Psychotherapy Clinic offers clinical interns the benefit of a supportive healing and learning community.

For MFT, LCSW, LPCC Candidates:

We have ongoing start dates for internships and require a one-year commitment. To apply email your resume, cover letter, and two letters of recommendation to Thomas Pope, LMFT:


For additional information about MFT and LCSW applications, contact Clinical Director Thomas Pope, LMFT at 707.579.0465, ext. 225, or email at

For Ph.D and Psy.D Candidates & Postdoctoral Interns:

For CAPIC applications, the interview process is done in March of each year. Email your CAPIC applications to Dr. Nygard, Psy.D.:


For non-CAPIC applications and Postdoctoral Interns, email a cover letter, resume, three letters of recommendation, and a reference list of supervisors to Dr. Nygard:


For additional information about Ph.D/Psy.D applications, contact Dr. Nygard. at 707.579.0465 ext. 309 or email at

Current Intern Testimonial

"Working at Lomi has been a supportive learning environment for me. It has allowed me to launch into the career of marriage and family therapy and become not only a better therapist, but a better human being. I have had so much training at Lomi! It has exceeded my expectations and I'm grateful".

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