Positions in Counseling Centers

Position Title
Psychology Resident

Purdue University

Counseling and Psychological Services

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Position Description
This residency provides a new professional with supervision of direct service provision required to accumulate the number of supervised hours of practice needed for application for licensure as a professional psychologist, culminating in full certification as an independently functioning psychologist. The new professional in this position will participate in a variety of supervised activities, representing a wide breadth of professional psychology in the university counseling center setting, which includes: direct service, indirect clinical service, psychological assessment, diagnostics, psycho-educational outreach programming, consultation, teaching, curriculum planning, supervision of clinical services (as a supervisee, and potentially, as a supervisor of students in training), staff planning and coordination meetings and professional development, research and performance evaluation.

Minimum Qualifications

•Completion of all formal requirements toward Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Counseling or Clinical Psychology including a predoctoral internship in professional psychology and all course work and qualifying exams necessary for the title of doctoral candidate; one thousand cumulative hours in supervised practicum courses; and, at minimum, acceptance of dissertation proposal by dissertation committee.

•One-year pre-doctoral internship in professional psychology, preferably in a university counseling center setting.

•Excellent skills as a clinician (assessment, diagnostic and intervention skills).

•Good communication skills (oral, written).

•Planning, problem-solving, organizational, and project management skills.

•Ability to influence and build work relationships among a diverse workforce at all levels.

•Must possess a learning orientation to changing technology impacting psychological and therapy services.

•Personal computer and related software skills necessary.

Desired Qualifications
Completed Doctoral Degree.

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Required Application Materials
For consideration, submit resume and apply online at: www.purdue.edu/careers and reference Job Number 1300139. In addition to applying online please submit the following: A letter of interest, a current resume or vita, and three letters of reference sent by the letter writers. Candidates and reference letter writers may send materials to Dr. Prieto-Welch electronically, if they wish to do so. This set of materials will constitute a completed application. Once an application is complete, the search committee begins the review process.

Application Deadline

Starting Date
August 2013

Send Applications To:
Susan Prieto-Welch, Ph.D., Director

Mailing Address
601 Stadium Mall Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907

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