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Position Title
Advanced Mental Health Resident- Medical Campus

Virginia Commonwealth University

University Counseling Services

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Position Description
Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) seeks an Advanced Mental Health Residents to join the staff of University Counseling Services in the Division of Student Affairs at our Medical Campus location. General duties also include intake assessment, individual psychotherapy, group psychotherapy, crisis work, trainee supervision, and consultation with university faculty and staff. This position requires one evening of work.

Minimum Qualifications
An earned doctorate in counseling or clinical psychology (ABD in psychology also permitted): or a MSW degree. Completion of a supervised internship or work equivalent experience in a university counseling center or related professional setting. Ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary counseling center team, work independently and multicultural competence. Excellent communication skills, both oral and written, and strong interpersonal skills.

Desired Qualifications

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

For additional information about Virginia Commonwealth University and UCS, visit our web site at http://www.students.vcu.edu/counseling. Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal employment/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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Required Application Materials
To apply, you can email the following: a letter of interest, three letters of recommendation, and current vita to Lyndon Aguiar, Ph.D. at ljaguiar@vcu.edu. You may also mail your application materials to Dr. Lyndon Aguiar., Virginia Commonwealth University, Grant House, PO Box 980238, 1008 E. Clay St. B-011, Richmond, VA 23298.

Application Deadline
The position is open until filled and initial application review will begin April 1, 2013.

Starting Date
August 10,2013

Send Applications To:
Dr. Lyndon Aguiar

Mailing Address
P O Box 980238, 1008 E. Clay Street, Room B-11
Richmond, VA 23298-0238

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