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Senior Counselor/ Psychologist #50145
The Counseling Center
Provide clinical assessment and intervention; individual, group and couples work; lethality assessment, referral, crisis consultation, case management, and support coordination for students. Perform outreach and research regarding student development. Conduct planning, research and program evaluation. Provide training or staff development on campus. Demonstrate sensitivity to cultural and diversity issues. Support college’s strategic directions and serve the SUNY Buffalo State community. Perform other duties as assigned.
Required Qualifications: ABD (must have doctoral degree completed within 6 months of hire) in clinical or counseling psychology from an APA accredited program and completed internship. Full license (or license eligible) as a psychologist in the State of New York within 12-18 months of hire date. Demonstrated knowledge and skills in time-limited psychotherapy. Experience in crisis intervention and consultation. Ability to work at a fast pace and handle spontaneous work demands and maintaining positive and healthy perspectives and relationships. Interest and expertise working with diverse students (e.g., GLBT, students of color). Experience in providing outreach to campus communities, particularly underserved and vulnerable populations.
Preferred Qualifications: Earned doctoral degree in clinical or counseling psychology from an APA accredited program and completed internship. One year, full-time equivalent, APA accredited internship in a college counseling center. Recent college or university counseling center staff experience. Ability to work cooperatively in a multi-disciplinary team environment. Self-motivated, self-directed commitment to high professional ideals. Excellent analytical and organizational skills. Computer literacy and data analysis (e.g. SPSS). Excellent communication skills. Expertise in clinical supervision.
Buffalo State, the largest comprehensive university/college in the State University of New York system, offers small college learning environments coupled with large university opportunities. With degree programs in education, the arts, science, and professional studies, each year nearly 12,000 students choose Buffalo State for its broad array of high-quality academic programs, diverse and creative environment, hands-on learning opportunities, affordable SUNY tuition, NCAA Division III athletics, and prime location in Buffalo’s cultural corridor.
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July 1, 2013
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