Positions in Counseling Centers

Position Title
Staff Psychologist

University
College of the Holy Cross

Department
Counseling Center

Salary Range
Competitive and commensurate with experience

Position Description
The College of the Holy Cross (Worcester, MA) invites applications for an 11-month full-time Staff Psychologist to join our team. The Counseling Center team includes four licensed psychologists, a consulting psychiatrist, two doctoral level practicum trainees, and an administrative assistant. The Counseling Center is accredited by the International Association of Counseling Services, Inc. (IACS).

The Staff Psychologist provides a broad range of direct psychological services to Holy Cross students including the following: diagnostic assessment and evaluation; individual psychotherapy; group therapy; crisis intervention; consultation; and outreach programming and training. The Staff Psychologist provides consultative psychological services to members of the Holy Cross community including faculty members, staff members, deans, administrators, and parents. The Staff Psychologist provides clinical supervision of doctoral level practicum students. The Staff Psychologist coordinates programs for the Counseling Center as assigned by the Director. The Staff Psychologist participates in the Counseling Center’s evening and weekend on-call duties, and emergency and crisis response procedures.


Minimum Qualifications
•Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Clinical or Counseling Psychology from an APA-accredited program.
•Completion of an APA-accredited pre-doctoral internship.
•Experience in a college counseling center setting.
•Strong clinical psychotherapeutic skills.
•Licensed as a Psychologist/Health Service Provider in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts within one year of hire.


Desired Qualifications
•Demonstrated commitment to and experience with diversity and inclusion.
•Experience and familiarity with one or more of the following: women’s programming and services; eating disorders; lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender programming and services; diversity and inclusion outreach and programming.
•Experience providing crisis assessment and interventions with a wide range of clinical populations.
•Experience providing clinical supervision to practicum students/interns.
•Experience in the development and provision of mental health educational initiatives specific to the needs of a diverse university student population.
•Licensed as a Psychologist/Health Service Provider in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.


University Description
The College of the Holy Cross is a private, Jesuit Catholic, undergraduate institution serving approximately 2,800 students. Founded in 1843, Holy Cross is the oldest Catholic college in New England and has a tradition of academic excellence. It is located atop Mount Saint James in Worcester, Massachusetts. The picturesque, 174-acre campus is an award-winning and registered arboretum.

Region Description
Worcester is a city of approximately 170,000 people centrally located in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. It is approximately one hour from Boston, Hartford, and Providence, and three hours from New York City. Worcester is known as the Heart of the Commonwealth. Worcester offers many cultural and recreational opportunities.

Required Application Materials
Send cover letter, curriculum vitae, academic transcripts, and contact information for three professional references.

Application Deadline
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Starting Date
Negotiable

Send Applications To:
Please apply online at the web address below.

Mailing Address
One College Street
Worcester, MA 01610

Phone Number
508.793.3363

Email Address
pgalvinh@holycross.edu

Web Address
http://offices.holycross.edu/humanresources/employmentopportunities

This listing expires on:
5/13/2013


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