All your learning and
development needs

Post Graduate program

For over a decade Caraniche has warmly welcomed students and graduates. Our supportive teams and wide range of clients provide the ideal learning environment for early career clinicians.

We offer

  • High quality clinical supervision from Board-Approved/ Clinically Endorsed supervisors
  • A strong focus on mentoring and support, including individual and group reflective practice
  • Opportunities for internal training and professional development
  • A launch pad for your career with many students moving into employment with us

“Caraniche is invested in its workforce – initiating and promoting training and skill development, providing quality clinical supervision, and a range of pathways for career progression within the organisation”.

Catherine – Senior Clinician

Types of Professions

Our students come from a range of disciplines

We work with most universities and accept placement students from a range of fields, including;

  • Master of Social Work
  • Master of Counselling
  • AOD/ Mental Health Diploma – 5+1 /Master of Professional Psychology
  • Master/Doctor of Clinical Psychology
  • Master/Doctor of Forensic Psychology

Areas of opportunity

Community Alcohol & Other Drug Counselling

Abbotsford Head Office, Epping Office

  • Assessment and treatment
  • Short to medium-term AOD counselling
  • Individual and group
  • Community members and clients on correctional orders
  • Dealing with substance use and the underlying issues

Adult Prison System

Metropolitan and regional locations

  • Male and female prisons, minimum to maximum security
  • Co-facilitating a range of group programs from educational to therapeutic
  • Providing individual counselling and brief intervention

Youth Justice

Parkville, Malmsbury and Melbourne metro

  • Assessment of young people’s treatment needs
  • Planning and delivering individual interventions to address offending
  • Co-facilitation of psychoeducation groups
  • Transition and discharge planning
  • Multi-disciplinary case conferencing
Who we work with

Building connections and working within rewarding programs

A placement or graduate role at Caraniche will develop your skills in assessment and treatment planning, individual counselling, group programs and structured behavioural health interventions.


You will have the opportunity to work with a wide range of issues including mental health, alcohol and drugs, offending, trauma, relationships, work stress and behaviour change.


Does this sound like you?
Want to take the next step?

Talk to your
university today

Contact us to find out more

Phone: (03) 8417 0500

Level 1/260 Hoddle St, Abbotsford VIC 3067


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