PRACTICUM PLACEMENT OPPORTUNITY – VIRTUAL CLINIC
Kiru Wellness Clinic
Virtual Clinic, Head Office in Ontario, Canada
Kiru Wellness Clinic is a group practice offering Individual, Couple & Family Therapy.
Sessions are held virtually using a secure, online portal, or by phone.
Shyamala Kiru, D.Min, RP, RMFT is the founder and Clinic Director.
Shyamala Kiru, Registered Psychotherapist, Registered Marriage & Family Therapist,
Shyamala Kiru comes with 18 years of clinical experience and expertise in
individual, couple and family therapy. Shyamala is a Registered Psychotherapist and
Registered Marriage and Family Therapist with advanced training in Emotionally
Focused Therapy for Couples (EFT) and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT).
Shyamala is passing along her unique skill set to the incredible team at Kiru Wellness
Clinic as a Clinical Supervisor.
● Completion of all course requirements for a Masters level degree in the field
of psychotherapy, psychology, counselling or social work
● A strong understanding of systems theory and a keen interest in working
systemically with individuals, couples and families
● An eagerness to grow both in clinical competency as well as in building a
successful private practice
● A commitment to meet clients where they are and supporting their growth
through defined goals and collaborative treatment planning
Practicum Term & Hours:
Kiru Wellness Clinic accepts candidates that are prepared to complete a full year of
supervised practice during the practicum program.
Students will work evenings from 4pm -9pm. All shifts are 5 hours in length, starting
with 2 shifts per week with the possibility of building up to 3 shifts per week. As
caseload increases, there may be an opportunity to work a total of 12-15 hours per
Training & Opportunities
In addition to weekly supervision, students are invited to attend workshops and
speaking events that are part of the Clinic.
Kiru Wellness Clinic continues to expand. Qualified and suitable candidates may have
the opportunity to stay on within the practice beyond the 1-year term.
If you are interested in applying for a FULL ONE-YEAR TERM placement opportunity
with Kiru Wellness Clinic, please visit the link below to complete the application
Please note that ONLY candidates that will be moving forward to the interview stage
will be contacted.
We kindly ask that you refrain from emailing the clinic to find out about placement
start dates, placement opportunities or the status of your application.