• Working in a variety of clinical and communal settings with individuals with mental health concerns
• Teaching English as a way to improve future prospects for those marginalized by poverty or circumstance
• Working with individuals with special educational needs to boost self-confidence and improve key skills
All volunteers are required to undergo a series of in-country training sessions run by local NGOs and charity workers. These include; basic teaching English, working with children and vulnerable adults, cross-cultural skills and understanding. The cost and length of our placements vary, please see our website for the latest information.
Recruiting passionate, committed volunteers looking for hands-on psychology work experience in Sri Lanka.
The Sri Lanka Mental Health Placements are suited to those seeking hands-on experience in the mental health sector. All SLV.Global projects aim to promote positive mental health as much as possible by boosting confidence, self-esteem and improving key life skills.
SLV.Global provide psychology students & graduates with hands-on work experience in the mental health, social work and education sectors - including SEN. SLV.Global recruit volunteers to work at different teaching and social work projects around the south of Sri Lanka.
What do you get when you participate in an SLV.Global placement?
✔︎ Over 40 hours of hands-on experience
✔︎ Training, talks and trips
✔︎ Field trip with a mental health professional
✔︎ An intensely immersive cross-cultural experience
✔︎ An education in global mental health
✔︎ A professional reference and certificate of learning
✔︎ Weekends off to travel and explore
Beginn: Various Dates
Dauer: 4 - 8 weeks
Anzahl der Plätze: 20
Angaben zum Unternehmen
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