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Field Placement Site Information

Agency Name: White Earth Tribal Mental Health
Address: P.O. Box 300 White Earth MN 56591
Contact Person: Emily Annette
Phone: (218) 983-3285 ext. 1284
Agency Description: White Earth Mental Health Program is designed to meet the mental health needs of White Earth Tribal Members and their families who reside on or near the Reservation.  The White Earth Mental Health Program provides a comprehensive plan for counseling, education, and support.
Description of Field Activities

Cases involving difficult systems in assessing and identifying interventions with clients.  The student will work closely with connecting counties and White Earth Indian Child Welfare.  The student will have opportunity to review and look over the referral process during which cases will be assigned. The student will participate in team agency meetings weekly and will have the opportunity to sit in on the American Indian State Advisory Council meetings.  The student will participate in program evaluations, needs assessments, and grant writing opportunities as they arise.  The student will have an opportunity to complete research on a girl’s anger management group and post those findings in a renewal of a grant.  The student will continue to self-reflect and include feedback from both direct practice and MSW supervisor daily.  The student may have an opportunity to provide cultural training to his/her knowledge and skill level. 

Approval for Field I, II, Either?? This field agency has been approved for both Field I and Field II.

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



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