Student/Practicum Placement

Please read:

  • Thank you for considering completing your student placement at CASA. Please know that we are no longer accepting applications for placements beginning in January 2022.

  • CASA requires all staff, physicians, students, and volunteers to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (meaning they have received a complete vaccine series considered valid by Health Canada and 14 days has elapsed since the final dose) by November 15, 2021. 

Student learning opportunities at CASA are both challenging and rewarding. Supervisors are experienced professionals that are eager to support students to learn and grow!

Documentation required to apply:

To submit your application or for inquiries please email All students who submit an application will be notified as to whether or not their request for placement can be accommodated. Please note that priority placements will be given to CASA volunteers and/or previous or current CASA employees. For more information about volunteer opportunities within CASA, please visit our Volunteer page. 

Types of placements accepted:

  • Bachelor of Social Work

  • Child & Youth Care Counsellor

  • Licensed Practical Nurse

  • Master's of Counselling

  • Master's of Educational Psychology

  • Master's of Occupational Therapy

  • Master's of Social Work

  • Medical Office Assistant

  • PhD Psychology

  • Registered Nurse (BScN)

  • Registered Psychiatric Nurse

  • Speech Language Pathologist

What students are saying:

“The team was warm, friendly and helpful. My supervisor was wonderful.  She was patient, gave constructive criticism and was genuine. I really enjoyed my experience.” 


“I found the environment to be very welcoming. The focus on mental health and diagnoses was an excellent learning opportunity for me - exactly what I was hoping for.”