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Interpersonal Violence Coordinator and Senior Staff Therapist/Psychologist

University of Oregon

Counseling & Testing Center

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Position Description
The UCTC is a unit within the Division of Student Affairs. Successful candidates will be able to articulate an understanding of the role of a counseling center on a university campus and preferably have previous experience collaborating with campus partners.

Primary Job Duties:

Provide individual support and clinical intervention for students who have experienced sexual assault/IPV/stalking; Coordinate reporting of incidents of sexual assault and other interpersonal violence consistent with legal and ethical guidelines related to confidentiality and corresponding to department and university protocols; Collaborate with campus colleagues and students to design and implement interpersonal violence prevention programs for the university community; Consult with staff, faculty and other students who are assisting students with concerns about interpersonal violence (survivors, friends of survivors, students concerned they may have perpetrated an assault, etc.); Conduct outcome assessment and program evaluation related to intervention and prevention programs; Collaborate with key stakeholders/leaders on campus to develop a coordinated, multidisciplinary approach to reducing sexual assault and assisting survivors; Research best practice models of sexual assault/IPV intervention and prevention strategies; Participate in campus, community, state and national committees/task forces that address interpersonal violence; Other duties as required; Position requires some evening availability. Provide triage, initial assessment, and crisis intervention; Provide brief individual and group therapy; Provide consultation to students, parents, faculty and staff; Provide training and supervision to graduate level trainees; Complete administrative tasks including clinical documentation, case management and case disposition, other projects or administrative tasks as needed; Design, implement and evaluate program interventions including structured workshops and outreach presentations; Participate in regular staff meetings, professional development, and department planning meetings.

Minimum Qualifications
• Ph.D. in Counseling or Clinical Psychology from an APA accredited doctoral program.
• Completion of an APA accredited doctoral internship prior to start date.
• Must be license eligible in Oregon and licensed within two years of hire.
• Previous experience providing support or counseling to individuals who have experienced interpersonal violence.
• Previous experience providing interpersonal violence intervention and/or mental health services on a college or university campus.
• Crisis counseling experience.
• Generalist counseling/therapy skills, including providing brief therapy.
• Demonstrable multicultural competence and a commitment to multicultural organizational development.
• Strong written and oral communication skills.

Desired Qualifications
• APA accredited predoctoral internship.
• Experience coordinating and/or implementing interpersonal violence prevention programming.
• Ability to articulate an understanding of the role of a counseling center on a university campus.
• Previous experience in university counseling center.
• Previous experience collaborating with campus partners.

University Description
The University of Oregon is a beautiful 250-acre campus with shady, tree-lined footpaths and beautiful landscaping. Located 110 miles south of Portland, the University of Oregon has an enrollment of 24,000 students. The University is an AAU research institution and a member of the Pac-12 athletic conference.

Region Description
The Eugene metro area (pop. 215,000) is in a region noted for its dynamic quality of life and progressive cultural environment. Rated as one of the top ten cycling cities in the U.S., Eugene has miles and miles of biking, walking and jogging paths. Known for its cultural events, Eugene is the home of the Hult Center for the Performing Arts. The outdoor Saturday Market features arts and crafts, food booths and music. The UO is an hour’s drive from the Pacific Coast and the Cascade Mountains. All of these activities and more make Eugene, Oregon’s second largest city, a unique and wonderful place to pursue a career.

Required Application Materials
To apply, please send an electronic copy of: 1. Cover letter which addressed your qualifications and interest in our position 2. Current vita which includes dates of employment 3. Names and relationship to candidate, phone numbers and addresses of three professional references, one of which is a current or most recent supervisor Please address all of the minimum and preferred qualifications in your application materials.

Application Deadline
April 5, 2013

Starting Date
Fall 2013

Send Applications To:
Katie Carcamo

Mailing Address
1590 E. 13th Avenue
Eugene, OR 97403

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