Positions in Counseling Centers

Position Title
Psychotherapist

University
University of Hartford

Department
Counseling and Psychological Services

Salary Range
Competitive

Position Description
The Counseling and Psychological Services Department (CAPS) at The University of Hartford has a vacancy for a full-time 10-month staff psychotherapist position beginning January, 2013 or possibly sooner. Primary responsibilities include: providing time-limited psychotherapy to individuals, groups, and couples; conducting intake evaluations; conducting crisis evaluations and providing crisis interventions; supervising and training graduate student trainees; and providing outreach and consultation to the university community.

Minimum Qualifications
Minimum qualifications include: a Masters Degree in social work or counseling psychology; licensure as a clinical social worker or mental health counselor in Connecticut; previous clinical experience with a college-age population (preferably within a college counseling center).

Desired Qualifications
Desired qualifications include: proficiency in providing brief, focused, and evidence-based treatment interventions; a thorough understanding of the developmental challenges facing a college-age population; strong oral presentation skills; and a desire to work in a multidisciplinary team environment.

University Description
The University of Hartford is a private institution located in West Hartford, CT. UHart currently enrolls 7,308 students including 4,722 full-time undergraduates. The university is well-known for its competitive programs in engineering, education, and psychology, as well as for the Hartt School of performing arts and the Barney School of Business.

Region Description
UHart is situated on 340 acres and is conveniently located less than two hours from Boston and New York City.

Required Application Materials
Letter of interest, CV, three references with contact information.

Application Deadline
The search will remain open until the position is filled.

Starting Date
January, 2013

Send Applications To:
Nicholas Pinkerton, PsyD

Mailing Address
Counseling and Psychological Services, GSU 313, University of Hartford
West Hartford, CT 06117

Phone Number
860-768-4482

Email Address
npinkerto@hartford.edu

Web Address
uhaweb.hartford.edu/caps

This listing expires on:
1/22/2013


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