Positions in Counseling Centers

Position Title
Staff Psychologist

University
Virginia Commonwealth University

Department
University Counseling Services

Salary Range
Salary is commensurate with experience and includes a comprehensive benefits package.

Position Description
Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) seeks a senior Staff psychologist to join the staff of University Counseling Services (UCS) in the Division of Student Affairs. This position entails a strong emphasis on developing and implementing various outreach programs for the university community. General duties also include intake assessment, individual psychotherapy, group psychotherapy, crisis work, trainee supervision, and consultation with university faculty and staff.

Strong preference will be given to someone with experience or interest in DBT/skills group.

Minimum Qualifications
Doctorate degree in Counseling, or Clinical Psychology. ABD in psychology also permitted with expectation of completed degree within one year of hire date. Completion of a supervised APA accredited internship, excellent communication skills, both oral and written, strong interpersonal skills, experience with brief psychotherapy, evidence of multicultural competence, and licensed or license eligible in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Desired Qualifications

University Description

Region Description
University Counseling Services has an APA-accredited pre-doctoral intern training program. The multidisciplinary staff of UCS includes nine full-time clinicians and a graduate training staff drawing from the disciplines of psychology, social work, and psychiatry. VCU is a growing urban university of 30,000 students located on two campuses in the capital city of Richmond, VA.

Required Application Materials
To apply, send a letter of interest, three letters of reference and current vita to: Elizabeth Parsons, Ph.D. Virginia Commonwealth University, University Counseling Services, P.O. Box 842525, University Student Commons, 907 Floyd Ave., Richmond, VA 23284-2525.

Application Deadline
Position is open until filled and initial application review will begin March 8, 2013.

Starting Date
July 1, 2013

Send Applications To:
Dr. Elizabeth Parsons

Mailing Address
Virginia Commonwealth University, University Counseling Services, P.O. Box 842525, University Student Commons, 907 Floyd Ave.,
Richmond, VA 23284-2525

Phone Number
804-828-6200

Web Address
http://www.students.vcu.edu/counseling/

This listing expires on:
5/23/2013


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