Clinical Education Doctoral Intern
Nashville, TN 
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Job/Internship Description

At Centerstone's Research Institute (CRI), we conduct research to prevent and cure mental illness and addiction. We also work to translate research into meaningful clinical practices and implement research-based strategies in real-world settings, thereby reducing the research-to-practice gap. CRI's workforceis interdisciplinary and comprised of Physicians, Psychologists, Dissemination and Implementation Scientists, Counselor Educators, Program Evaluators, Social Workers, Public Health Advisors, Biostatisticians, Clinical Transformation Specialists, Design Thinking Experts, and others. We collaborate with Academic Medical Schools, Universities, Statewide Mental Health and Public Health Departments, and Veteran-Serving Institutions in much of our work. Centerstone's Research Institute is a company of Centerstone, the nation's largest nonprofit mental health company who provides community-based behavioral health care, substance-abuse treatment and intellectual and developmental disabilities services in Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky and Tennessee. If you think you're a good match to join Centerstone's Research Institute, please review the career opportunity below and submit your application. We look forward to hearing from you!

Job Description:

Job Title: Clinical Education Doctoral Intern Status: Exempt

Date Prepared: 04/09/2021

Program: Clinical Education Location: Nashville, TN

Supervised By: Tobin Richardson

Job Qualifications:

Graduate degree in health or human services or related field, and currently enrolled in a doctoral or similar advanced graduate degree program in counseling, social work, adult education, or a related field. At least 1 year experience in applied behavioral health, preferably in a teaching or training capacity, or other relevant experience. Knowledge or interest in developing advanced experiences in simulation education initiatives within a community mental health agency setting. For any questions, please contact

Summary of Job:

This is an unpaid graduate intern position, which will be mostly or entirely remote. The Clinical Education Doctoral Intern will lead and/or support the design, delivery, implementation, and management of curricula within the Centerstone Center for Simulation in Behavioral Health. The SIM Center is an Enterprise-wide hub for the delivery of clinical training in evidence-based psychotherapy models that align with Centerstone high priority clinical and grant-based projects. The Clinical Education Doctoral Intern will facilitate and support the development and delivery of simulation and immersion-based curricula, along with other related tasks. The Clinical Education Doctoral Intern will work closely with the Manager of Simulation Education. Remote work is a significant component of this position.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the design, development, and implementation of simulation-related trainings
  • Participate in the implementation and management of clinical education goals including but not limited to IRB submission, principal investigator communication, participant screening, accrual and follow-up, informed consents, monitor visits, case report form submissions, and reporting of severe adverse events
  • Supports enrolling learners onto the online learning portal through screening, enrollment and follow up of eligible learners
  • Assist with the scheduling of standardized patient sessions
  • Support in video reviews for standardized patient sessions
  • Maintains accurate and complete records including regulatory documents when applicable, signed informed consent forms, source documentation, subject logs and study-related communications
  • Prepare internal and external reports in a timely and accurate manner; provide ongoing reports for program improvement and facilitate the utilization of information by decision makers.

Supervisory Responsibilities for: N/A

Compliance requirement for annual completion of KPI forms

Regular and Reliable Attendance is required

Other Duties and Responsibilities:

All other duties as assigned.

Physical Demands:

Percentage of Time/Frequency














up to __10________ lbs.

Time Type:

Part time

Delivering Care that Changes People's Lives starts with our employees. As a Centerstone employee there are many perks to enjoy. Below are just some of the great benefits you might be eligible for with Centerstone.

  • Health & Wellness
    • Medical Coverage
    • Dental Coverage
    • Vision Coverage
    • Flexible Spending Account
    • Health Savings Account
    • Short Term Disability
    • Long Term Disability - Company Paid
    • Wellness Programs - Company Paid
  • Financial Wellbeing
    • Competitive Compensation Packages
    • Life Insurance - Company Paid
    • Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance - Company Paid
    • 403b Retirement Plan with Company Funded Matching
    • Retirement and Financial Planning Services
    • Employee Discounts including Dell Computers, Verizon Wireless, Liberty Mutual, Costco, and Enterprise Rent-a-Car
    • Loan Forgiveness options through federal programs (National Health Service Corps & Public Service Loan Forgiveness)
  • Career Development and Growth
    • At Centerstone training is one of our highest priorities. We provide company paid professional training for various skills, certifications, and continuing education
    • Opportunities for growth and movement - We encourage our employees to consider new growth opportunities with us and have a 5 state footprint for those looking to relocate geographically
    • Centerstone Research Institute and Center for Clinical Excellence teach provide staff with industry best practices and processes
  • Work Life Balance
    • Paid Time Off - Generous PTO for Vacations, Illness, Personal Days, Etc. (Paid Holidays)
    • Flexible Work Schedules to promote a Healthy Work Life Balance
    • Employee Assistance Program - assists employees with personal problems and/or work-related problems that may impact their job performance, health, mental and emotional well-being

Centerstone is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, or protected veteran status.

Centerstone is an equal opportunity employer (M/F/D/V). We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


Position Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Part Time
Period of Employment
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