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Position Title
Staff Psychologist

West Virginia University (WVU)

WELL WVU Carruth Center for Psychological and Psychiatric Services (CCPPS)

Salary Range
Commensurate with experience

Position Description
CCPPS is seeking to hire a generalist staff psychologist with clinical and research emphases. Duties and responsibilities include:

•Providing multiculturally sensitive individual and group therapy within a brief treatment model

•Conducting intakes/triages

•Crisis management, including occasional after-hours crisis phone coverage

•Providing outreach/consultation to the university community

•Providing training and supervision within an APA-accredited pre-doctoral internship training program

•Collecting, analyzing, and reporting clinical utilization and outcome data and assisting with the coordination and implementation of the Center’s research goals

•Developing and coordinating learning outcome and survey data including the center’s participation in the Center for the Study of Collegiate Mental Health.

Minimum Qualifications
•Doctoral degree in Counseling/Clinical Psychology from an APA accredited program, and completion of an APA-accredited internship

•Demonstrated commitment to the highest ethical standards of professional practice, multicultural competence, and personal and professional integrity

•Knowledge, skills, and expertise required to conduct consultation, outreach, crisis interventions, psychotherapy, and training

•Experience in a college counseling center or a multidisciplinary outpatient mental health center/setting

•Currently licensed or license-eligible within 6 months in the state of West Virginia

•Experience with organizational and statistical software programs managing utilization review and clinical outcome data.

Position Description is available at: http://employmentservices.hr.wvu.edu/wvu_jobs

Desired Qualifications

University Description
Founded in 1867, WVU is a public research university with more than 29,000 students. WVU offers nearly 200 bachelor’s, master’s, doctoral, and professional programs within 13 colleges. The Carruth Center for Counseling and Psychiatric Services (CCPPS) is a unit within WELLWVU, which is a division of Student Affairs. WELLWVU includes CCPPS, Student Health, and Wellness and Health Promotion. Working collaboratively, WELLWVU provides integrated healthcare to WVU students. CCPPS is a multidisciplinary agency where psychiatrists, psychologists, licensed clinical social workers, licensed professional counselors, and a psychiatric nurse work cooperatively to provide students with the highest level of care.

Region Description
Morgantown, W.Va., population ~ 30,000, rated “No. 1 Small City in America” by BizJournals.com for its exceptional quality of life. Within easy traveling distance of Washington, D.C., to the east, Pittsburgh, Pa., to the north, and Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio, to the northwest. Other recent rankings: One of “Best Sports Cities” by Sporting News; 5th “Best Small Metro” by Forbes; 12th overall “Hottest Small City by Inc.; and one of “50 Smartest Places to Live” by Kiplinger’s.

Required Application Materials
1) Letter of interest which specifically addresses clinical and research skills/ interests; 2) curriculum vita; and 3) three letters of reference.

Application Deadline
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. Electronic submissions are required.

Starting Date
July, 2013

Send Applications To:
T. Anne Hawkins, Ph.D.

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Phone Number
304 291-4431

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