Record number of F&CS interns joining fall program

Despite the challenges of a global pandemic, largest group of interns will work throughout Family & Children’s Services beginning this month.   Forty students will obtain broad-based learning exposure to numerous populations, ages and clinical service areas. F&CS’ culture of learning coupled with a commitment to using evidence-based treatment practices ensures interns grow professionally while making a tangible difference in clients’ lives.   “For the…

Interns acquire world-class experience at F&CS

Students who participate in the Family & Children’s Services internship program said they value the support of the organization in the children and adult mental health groups they are assigned to work in. Some students who complete the program essentially become F&CS employees or pursue other educational opportunities.   “Support feels great, but also you’re also aware supervisors that oversee the interns have other jobs, and so a lot of times the interns you know don’t…

Lynn Haueter: Paying heed to 3 P’s — people, processes and technology

Published by Toggle magazine (https://www.togglemag.com/case-studies/lynn-haueter-family-childrens-services/) The last thing you want to happen to technology for the largest behavioral health organization in Oklahoma is to have the system crash — there’s too much at stake for a vulnerable and under-resourced population seeking mental health assistance, family services and suicide prevention. The gravity of a potential failure…