The Connecticut Association for
Marriage and Family Therapy

     A Division of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy


Internship Programs for MFTs

The Children’s Center of Hamden
1400 Whitney Avenue
Hamden, CT 06517
Julie Nester- Extended Day Program
P: 203-248-2116 x276

Connecticut Valley Hospital,  Addiction Services Division
Merritt Hall, P.O. Box 351, Middletown, CT.  06457
Phone:  860-262-6339 
AAMFT Approved Supervisor:   William M. Boylin, Ph.D.

#Internship slots:   2,    #Practicum Slots:  1
Clientele/Population Served: Psychiatric population over age 18, focusing on addiction, but including dually diagnosed clients (e.g. borderline, bi-polar, schizoaffective & eating disorders); early trauma, forensic clients, multiply handicapped and medically compromised.  
Hispanic, African American, urban & rural.
Treatment Modalities Offered:  Individual, Group, Family, and multifamily therapies;  Psychoeducational groups, psychotropic medication, milieu tx, rehabilitation services. 

East Hartford Youth Services
2 King Court    East Hartford, CT 06118
(860) 569-5630
Contact: Richard Duvall, Ph.D, LMFT, AAMFT Approved Supervisor

Family ReEntry

Bridgeport and Norwalk Clinical Office Locations

Administrative Offices

9 Mott Avenue, Suite 104

Norwalk, CT 06850

Phone 203.838.0496 Ext. 105

Fax 203.866.9291


Contact: A. Stephen Lanza, MA, LMFT, DAPA

Executive Director, AAMFT Supervisor

Fairfield Community Services

*(recently moved to new address)
370 Beach Road
Fairfield, CT
Cornelia Luzzi- Clinical Coordinator
P: 203-255-5777 x27 
F: 203-259-9673 

Fairfield University internship sites. 
Contact Dr. Ingeborg Haug at extension 2540 (203-254-2540) 

Granby Youth Service Bureau
15C North Granby Road
Granby, CT 06035
CONTACT:  Ingrid Helander, LMFT 860-844-5355 (p) 860-844-8848 (f)

Hall-Brooke Behavioral Health Services
47 Long Lots Rd.
Westport, CT 06880
Christine Walker, LMFT

Milford Youth & Family Services
70 West River Street
Milford, CT 06460
Lisa Diamond
P: 203-783-3253
F: 203-783-3238 

Naugatuck Youth and Family Services
13 Scott Street
Naugatuck, CT. 06770
e-mail address: naugys@netscape,net
Jane M. Lobdell, Director and supervisor

New Learning Therapy Center
1200 Post Road E.
Westport, CT 06880
Selbe Ruggiero, LCSW
Associate Director of Clinical Services
Linda Keller, LCSW, LMFT
Director of Clinical Services

Newtown Youth Services, Inc.
10 Glen Road
Sandy Hook, CT  06482
PH: (203) 270-4335  FAX: (203) 270-4338
AAMFT Approved Supervisor:  Clarence Schneider, M.A.
    Stamford Counseling Center, Inc.
     One Walton Place
     Stamford, CT 06901
     P:  203-323-8560
     F:  203-323-9937
Rev. Dr. William B. Matthews, Executive Director (X 104)

Stafford Family Services
            21 Hyde Park Road
            Stafford Springs , CT    06076
                        Carol Therrien – Executive Director
            Phone – 860-684-4239
            Fax – 860-684-0511
            Email –
AAMFT Approved Supervisors:
Ramona Singleton, Jo-Ellen Sajek & Carol Therrien

Stratford Community Services
468 Birdseye Street
Stratford, CT 06615
Denise Parent- Clinical Coordinator
P: 203-385-4095
F: 203-381-2064

United Community and Family Services
Carol Thompson, LMFT
Director of Community Based Health Services
Colchester, Norwich and New London
47 Town Street
Norwich, Ct. 06360
(860) 892-7042, ext. 409

Fax (860) 823-3002

Westbrook Youth and Family Services, Inc.
1163 Boston Post Road
PO Box 918
Westbrook, Ct 06498
contact: Jonathan Dean, MS, MFT, Executive Director.
AAMFT Approved Supervision- yes

Wheeler Clinic

Jill R. Cristo  LMFT
Program Coordinator
Mental Health Outpatient Services
Wheeler Clinic

Wheeler clinic offers an internship for MFTs in adult out patient services.  Please contact  Jill Cristo for more information.

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