Train with Us
Complete your clinical requirements at SCCC
and join a vibrant community of counselors who are driven
to bring mental healthcare to everyone who needs it.
The Counselor Training Program
This comprehensive program provides counselors who are working towards their LMFT, LPCC or LCSW licenses the clinical skills and supervised hours necessary for licensure in the the state of California. Each counselor commits to maintain a caseload of at least 8 clients with whom they meet weekly over the course of their two year commitment. Many counselors volunteer longer than two years and complete advanced training
Community Counselor Course
Each January and July we offer our 6-month Community Counselor Course (CCC), which is geared toward social service agency workers and non-profit employees who often find themselves in a position of counseling. Anyone and everyone interested in exploring the world of counseling and learning basic counseling skills is welcome to enroll. Those seeking to become a Paraprofessional Counselor at SCCC (a counselor who is not counting hours towards state licensure) first begin with this training course. A certificate of completion is awarded at CCC graduation.