Positions in Counseling Centers

Position Title
Sport Psychologist / Behavioral Health Psychologist

University
University of Georgia

Department
Counseling and Psychiatric Services

Salary Range
Commensurate with experience

Position Description
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: diagnostic assessment and triage, the provision of individual (short-term) and group psychotherapy, crisis intervention, outreach, consultation, psychotherapy supervision, and limited after-hours on-call service. Individuals must be licensed as a psychologist in the state of Georgia by the date of employment. Other requirements include two years experience providing services to individuals psychologically similar to the college population and experience or interest in preventative mental health outreach programming. Desired qualifications include experience with: phone screening/triage, treatment of disorders typically seen in the college population, management and treatment of eating disorders in a multidisciplinary setting, experience in behavioral medicine or sports psychology, service to traditionally underserved populations, and documentation in an electronic health record. Preference will be given to candidates who show evidence of being strong counseling center generalists, who have experience working with eating disorders, experience with athletes, experience with behavioral health interventions, experience working with military veterans, and clinicians eligible to supervise within the State of Georgia (three years post-licensure). The successful candidates will join a growing team of professionals dedicated to creating and maintaining a multicultural organization and environment.


Minimum Qualifications
Individuals must be licensed as a psychologist in the state of Georgia by the date of employment Other requirements include two years experience providing services to individuals psychologically similar to the college population and experience or interest in preventative mental health outreach programming.


Desired Qualifications
Desired qualifications include experience with: phone screening/triage, treatment of disorders typically seen in the college population, management and treatment of eating disorders in a multidisciplinary setting, experience in behavioral medicine or sports psychology, service to traditionally underserved populations, and documentation in an electronic health record. Preference will be given to candidates who show evidence of being strong counseling center generalists, who have experience working with eating disorders, experience with athletes, experience with behavioral health interventions, experience working with military veterans, and clinicians eligible to supervise within the State of Georgia (three years post-licensure).


University Description
http://www.uga.edu/profile/pride/


Region Description
http://visit.uga.edu/index.php/plan/athens/


Required Application Materials
Interested applicants are asked to send a cover letter, vita, and three letters of recommendation to David Lester Clinic Assistant, CAPS, University Health Center, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602-1755.

Application Deadline
Open until filled.

Starting Date
Negotiable

Send Applications To:
David Lester Clinic Assistant

Mailing Address
CAPS - University Health Center 55 Carlton Street
Athens, GA 30602

Phone Number
706-542-2273

Email Address
czanone@uhs.uga.edu

Web Address
http://www.uhs.uga.edu/CAPS/index.htlm

This listing expires on:
3/7/2013


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