Psychology and Social Science Internships

Psychology and Social Science Internships

Learning first hand about social welfare programs and psychology practices in other parts of the world can be a very rewarding and career enriching experience.  Many of these psychology and social science internships may be working with locals giving you an opportunity to give back to your host country’s local community. Example intern duties might include observing client cases, research, program development, client services, awareness campaigns, and administration.

Common Internships:

  • Addiction
  • Autism
  • Mental Health
  • Research
  • Social Welfare
  • Social Services
  • Youth Work

Our customized internship program will give you the unique opportunity to begin to explore and cultivate your future career through a high-quality internship experience abroad.  Our internship program is comprehensive and includes all of the key services and support to enhance your experience. We will help you through every step of the process from the application stage to your return home. Your first step toward this once in a lifetime opportunity is to complete an application.

Sample Placement:

Dublin, Ireland
Social Science Internship

This placement is with a family support center located in Dublin. The organization aims to support families in the community by providing cradle-to-grave services that support families and individuals at any stage in their development.  The intern will assist in the preschool delivering activities based on the Sliota and Aistear National Curriculum, and help out with a needs analysis of the catchment area by doing interviews, surveys and focus groups.  They also will also assist with a youth project.