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Position Title
SL3 Counselor/Student Assessment Position

Stony Brook University

Counseling and Psychological Services/Center for Prevention and Outreach

Salary Range
$50,000 - $59,000

Position Description
Stony Brook Universityís Counseling and Psychological Services/Center for Prevention and Outreach (CAPS/CPO) is seeking candidates for a full-time 12-month counselor position.

The prospective employee will provide direct clinical services (individual and group psychotherapy, routine intakes and emergency on-call/crisis intervention), and assist the Coordinator of Student Assessment to provide evaluations for students who exhibit behaviors that may be potentially threatening to oneself and/or other members of the campus community. Hence, we seek to recruit a clinician able to use latest best practices related to rapid risk assessment and crisis intervention.

Candidates who have a commitment to work with college students, exercising clinical acumen, being part of a team and larger campus community and are seeking experience in a high-demand large university mental health center setting are encouraged to apply.

Please visit www.sunysb.edu/jobs (Ref# WC-S-7553-12-10-S) to see the full job posting and to apply on-line.

Minimum Qualifications
Minimum education requirement is a Ph.D./Psy.D. from an APA-accredited clinical or counseling psychology program, or a Master of Social Work degree with a specialization in clinical social work, clinical practice or mental health. Psychology candidates must have completed an APA-accredited pre-doctoral internship (and obtain NY State licensure within one year of start date), and Social Work candidates must possess state licensure (LMSW) and have one year of post-graduation clinical mental health work experience.

Desired Qualifications
Preferred qualifications include clinical database management experience with electronic medical records programs such as Medicat, Point and Click, or Titanium; experience providing forensic assessments and/or mandated evaluations; fluency in Spanish, Korea, Japanese or Chinese; clinical experience providing empirically-supported treatment (EST) and/or EST-informed interventions (ACT, DBT, IPT, etc.)

University Description
Stony Brook University, home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, is located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island’s scenic North Shore. Our 1,100-acre campus is home to 24,000 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students and more than 13,500 faculty and staff. The University is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and co-manager of nearby Brookhaven National Laboratory, a multidisciplinary research laboratory supporting world class scientific programs utilizing state-of-the-art facilities. Stony Brook University Medical Center is Suffolk County’s only academic medical center and tertiary care provider. Many opportunities exist for collaborative research, and in some cases, joint appointments with BNL or with Medical School departments.

CAPS/CPO is an IACS accredited, interdisciplinary organization of 25 professional staff representing psychology, psychiatry, clinical social work, professional counseling, and public health education serving a University student population of nearly 25,000. The Centerís commitment is to the provision of college mental health services of the highest quality tailored to the unique needs of students and the campus community of which they are a part. Stony Brook University is an AAU Public Research University with an economically and culturally diverse undergraduate and graduate population, and CAPS/CPO is a key partner in the Universityís strategic planning work to foster a safe and caring environment for learning.

Region Description
Stony Brook University spreads out over 1,100 heavily wooded acres on Long Islandís north shore. Located at the border of suburban and rural Long Island, it is 60 miles from New York City and is equidistant from the western and eastern ends.

Required Application Materials
State employment application, cover letter and resume

Application Deadline
No later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 11/12/2012

Starting Date
December 2012

Send Applications To:
Iwona Perkowski

Mailing Address
Counseling and Psychological Services, 208 Student Health Services
Stony Brook, New York 11794-3100

Phone Number
631 632 6725

Web Address

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