• 35th Commencement

    Sunday, June 5th at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel. Joan Wallace-Benjamin to deliver commencement address.

  • Student Services

    Learn about our Academic Resource Center (ARC)

  • Get Involved

    The Dean of Students’ Office and the Student Coordinating Committee (SCC) work together to promote self-care and community

  • Student Colloquia

    View a sampling of colloquia titles from our Clinical Psychology doctoral students.

Field Education Instructions for Counseling Department Admitted Students

Congratulations on your acceptance to the William James College Counseling program! 

Please take time to review the recorded presentations below. These presentations are narrated by Dr. Jeffrey Napolitano, Associate Director of Field Education, and are a valuable resource as you begin your site search. We require that you view all of these lectures as part of the field education process.

We look forward to working closely with you.

Field Ed Videos

  1. Introduction
  2. Timeline & Expectations
  3. First Year Practicum
  4. Resume
  5. Common Mistakes Seen on Resumes
  6. Cover Letters
  7. Document Submission
  8. Letters of Recommendation
  9. Individual Appointment
  10. Application Preparation & Submission
  11. The Interview
  12. Offer & Acceptance Process
  13. Registering for Classes
  14. Before Orientation
  15. Orientation
  16. Final Thoughts

Master Presentation - Counseling Department Field Education (pdf)
Resume Guidelines and Sample (pdf)
Cover Letter Guidelines and Sample (pdf)

Student Organizations

Student Organizations