Health Professions Education Foundation Offering Help to Pay for Mental Health Professions Related Education

Health Professions Education Foundation Offering Help to Pay for Mental Health Professions Related Education

Mental Health Loan Assumption Program (MHLAP)

&

Licensed Mental Health Services Provider Education Program (LMHSPEP)

Application Cycle!

August 3rd – September 30th

The Health Professions Education Foundation (HPEF) is excited to share that the MHLAP and LMHSPEP loan repayment programs will be open from August 3rd through September 30th2015.

Recipients of the MHLAP award receive up to $10,000 in exchange for a one year service obligation in the public mental health system of California.

Recipients of the LMHSPEP award receive up to $15,000 in exchange for a two year service obligation in a qualified facility.

Eligible Professions for MHLAP include:

Each county determines which professions are eligible for its hard-to-fill or retain positions. Some of the eligible professions include, but are not limited to:

Registered or Licensed Psychologists

Registered or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists

Registered or Licensed Psychiatrists

Registered or Licensed Clinical Social Workers

Postdoctoral Psychological Assistants

Licensed Professional Clinical Counselors, Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor Interns

Postdoctoral Psychological Trainees

Registered or Licensed Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners

*Support, managerial and/or fiscal staff may be eligible

Eligible professions for LMHSPEP include:

 

Registered or Licensed Psychologists

Registered or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists

Postdoctoral Psychological Assistants

Registered or Licensed Clinical Social Workers

Postdoctoral Psychological Trainees

Marriage and Family Therapist Interns

 

A link to this information is also available here:

 www.healthprofessions.ca.gov

For more information:

916-326-3640

hpef-email@oshpd.ca.gov