Psychologist, Student Mental Health - Student Life 10365
The Carruth Center for Psychological and Psychiatric Services, a unit within the Division of Student Life at West Virginia University, is seeking applications for a Psychologist. This position will be responsible for providing brief assessment, triage, linkage and short-term intervention and support as appropriate for students with diverse presenting behavioral health concerns. This position will also provide a range of clinical and outreach services and will participate as needed in the supervision and training of professional trainees.
In order to be successful in this position, the ideal candidate will:
Provide other clinical services including but not limited to assessment, treatment planning, group therapy, crisis intervention services, psychoeducation, and case management.
Provide and document risk assessments and risk reduction interventions.
Provide case management for WVU students who require care that is more specialized or longer term.
Provide consultation and outreach to clients and their families, WVU faculty/staff, and the university community.
Complete required Center documentation on an electronic health record system and quality assurance activities including routine monitoring and management of student treatment compliance (i.e., missed appointments, cancellations, etc.) in accordance with agency policies and state and federal regulations.
Attend case conference, committees, task forces, and other meetings related to the mission of the Center.
Provide clinical supervision to trainees and facilitates didactic seminars on a variety of clinical or professional topics.
Completed doctoral degree in Counseling or Clinical Psychology (e.g., Ph.D., Ed.D., or Psy.D.) from an APA-accredited program.
Minimum of 800 hours - Supervised practica in providing psychological services, including adult outpatient individual counseling / therapy, group psychotherapy, and assessment.
One year, full-time - Predoctoral Internship that includes primary rotations in adult outpatient counseling / therapy and counseling.
Preferred Clinical Experience
Experience providing substance use and co-occurring disorders counseling services including but not limited to assessment, treatment planning, short-term counseling, group therapy, psychoeducation,, case management and related outreach
Demonstrated multicultural experience, skills and expertise providing culturally competent, intersectional clinical services to diverse populations. Clinical experience and interest in working with diverse and underrepresented populations, including but not limited to African-Americans, Asian-Americans, Latin Americans, multi-racial, LGBTQ+, and young adults from a lower socio-economic background.
Demonstrated experience providing psychoeducational testing with a college age population.
Strong Generalist Experience.
3 Letters of reference
Licensed (or license-eligible within eighteen months of hire) Psychologist within the State of WV
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West Virginia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff and students, and invites applications from all qualified individuals, including minorities, females, individuals with disabilities and veterans.
Job Posting: Feb 20, 2019
Posting Classification: Non-Classified
Exemption Status: Exempt
Benefits Eligible: Yes
Internal Number: 157520
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