Thrive Counselling demonstrates our commitment to the field of counselling and the success of our next generations by offering students opportunities to complete their placements at our agency. We also support internships for clinicians needing to acquire practicum hours post-Masters and create summer job opportunities for university students considering work in the field.

Student Placements

We offer MSW second year student placements for students from the Faculty of Social Work at University of Toronto, Wilfrid Laurier University, and State University of New York (SUNY). We offer clinical placements for students from OISE, University of Toronto, Yorkville and Tyndale University College.

We offer Social Service Worker student placements for students attending Sheridan College, Humber College, and Mohawk College as well as occasional co-op opportunities for other programs.

We offer BSW student placements in our Intake department as well as placements for students from the George Brown Assaulted Women and Children’s Counselling /Advocacy program.

We offer a limited number of placements for Master’s level students seeking membership in the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario.  Currently the next opening with an RP supervisor is in May 2020.

Please contact us for more information.

Extern Program

Supervision & Training for the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario and the Ontario Association of Marriage & Family Therapists is available.

Thrive Counselling has a Registered Psychotherapist who offers supervision as well as Approved Supervisors with AAMFT and offers clinical supervision within our setting for those wanting to become clinical members of AAMFT. Please contact us for more information.

Clinical Supervision

We offer clinical supervision:

  • For professionals wanting to improve their clinical skills & gain counselling experience
  • For professionals in settings which cannot provide clinical supervision

The supervision is provided on a fee for service basis. Please contact us to inquire.

Professional Education & Training

September 2021 Thrive’s In-person Counselling Services are now open to the public by appointment. Family Visiting Centres  are providing in-person visits. Virtual services remain available.  Please click here for further details regarding this announcement.