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Schareen- My experience as an Aspire intern

This has been a wonderfully enlightening journey throughout my time at Aspire. I have had an opportunity to learn so much about myself on both a personal and professional level, and I attribute this learning in large part to the opportunities presented by this internship experience. The individual sessions allowed me to deepen my practice and gain a richer understanding of providing counselling within a limited time frame. This experience allowed me to sharpen my skills of treatment planning in particular as well as honing my ability to discern realistic therapeutic goals given the time frame the client and I were working with. The Zen Den program experience allowed me to work with children,

Erika - My Internship Experience

When I first started my internship at Aspire Psychological Services, I did not know what to expect. While my past work experience has been in human services and providing supports to vulnerable populations involved with the criminal justice system, I had never provided formal counselling services. I was excited to begin practicing therapy and being a source of support for people accessing my services. Over the last 7 months, I have learned so much and am so grateful to all of my clients who have invited me on their journeys with them. I loved becoming part of the Aspire team, taking part in various groups in the community, and having the opportunity to offer services through private counsell