The following 4 are required:
1. Physical Health (minimum of 150 hours/4 weeks)
2. Mental Health (minimum of 150 hours/4 weeks)
Working with individuals with a psychiatric diagnosis (acute, chronic, or in recovery remission) that fall within DSM IV, Axis I and II with the exclusion of "Disorders Usually First Diagnosed in Infancy, Childhood or Adolescence". Acquired brain injury, development delays, mental retardation and autism are not considered appropriate experiences for the mental health placement.
3. Community (minimum of 150 hours/4 weeks)
4. Rural (minimum of 150 hours/4 weeks)
A rural site is defined as a site located in a non-urban centre. The site cannot be in an urban centre such as Edmonton, Calgary, Saskatoon or Regina. The population of the city/town must not exceed 100,000. The city/town must be a minimum of 50km from an urban centre. It cannot be a suburb of an urban centre.