Positions in Counseling Centers

Position Title
Psychology Resident

University
Purdue University

Department
Counseling and Psychological Services

Salary Range

Position Description
JOB DUTIES
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
Required:

•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.

University Description
http://www.purdue.edu/purdue/about/index.html

Region Description
http://www.purdue.edu/purdue/about/index.html

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

Phone Number
765-494-6995

Email Address
slprieto-welch@purdue.edu

Web Address
http://www.purdue.edu/caps

This listing expires on:
4/28/2013


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