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 Department of Social Work MSW Field Program

Field Placement Site Information

Agency Name: Lutheran Social Services - Youth Empowerment Program North (YEP)
Address: 424 W Superior St., 600 Ordean Bldg., Duluth, MN 55802
Contact Person:

Cathy Bergh - Operations Director

Dawn Shykes - Program Manager

Phone: 218-529-2233 (Cathy) 218-626-1901 (Dawn)
Agency Description: This agency operates a diverse variety of programs addressing human needs including services to children and families. YEP is a therapeutic mentoring program that matches youth (ages 12-15) diagnosed with severe emotional disorder with a qualified mentor.
Description of Field Activities An intern will be involved in setting up meetings with parents/youth/social workers to establish therapeutic goals for the youth and mentor to work on. They will also help coordinate a monthly group activity for all mentors and youth.
Approval for Field I, II, Either?? This has been approved for either Field I or Field II.

If you would like additional information regarding this field placement agency, contact the Field Coordinator.


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