Positions in Counseling Centers

Position Title
FULL-TIME COUNSELOR

University
University of Saint Joseph

Department
COUNSELING AND WELLNESS CENTER (CWC)

Salary Range
DOE

Position Description
OFFICE: COUNSELING AND WELLNESS CENTER (CWC)
POSITION: FULL-TIME COUNSELOR

This position provides short-term psychological individual counseling as well as crises management to students. Maintains timely and proper documentation. In addition may provide outreach to the university community. This is a full time, 10 position (mid August to mid June) position.

RESPONSIBILITIES (include but are not limited to):

• Provide short-term individual counseling (including psychosocial intake evaluations, treatment planning and psychotherapy) to student clients with emotional issues. Provides group and couples therapy when needed.
• Provides crises intervention and emergency coverage as needed. Provides after hours emergency on-call consultation in rotation with other staff.
• Attends weekly supervision meetings with the Director of Counseling and Wellness Center. Attends bi-weekly CWC staff and Student Affairs staff meetings
• Upholds all ethical and legal responsibilities as mandated by their professional organization and the State of Connecticut.
• Maintains timely proper documentation in clinical charts including case notes and consultations.
• Appropriately communicates and develops professional working relationships with both internal (faculty and staff) and eternal referrals (community agencies, psychiatrists, hospitals).
• Provide educational outreach/training programs to the university community. Some occasional evening and weekend hours may be required.
• May provide clinical supervision and training to a master or doctoral level practicum student.
• Other related administrative and counseling duties as assigned



Minimum Qualifications
QUALIFICATIONS:

• PhD/PsyD or Master’s degree in Clinical or Counseling psychology or related field desired.
• 3-4 years of counseling experience with a minimum of 2 years of which is college counseling experience
• Appropriate licensure or license eligible
• Has or will obtain current malpractice insurance
• Basic computer skills
• Physical ability to perform essential functions of the position, with or without reasonable accommodation.

GRADE 24
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, salary requirements and the names, addresses and telephone numbers of three professional references to hr@usj.edu .

University of Saint Joseph is an Equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/V/D) that values diversity; people of color are strongly encouraged to apply.

Contact Us: hr@usj.edu

Desired Qualifications

University Description
University of Saint Joseph

Region Description

Required Application Materials

Application Deadline

Starting Date
Mid August to mid June

Send Applications To:
Human Resources

Mailing Address

West Hartford, CT 06117

Phone Number

Web Address

This listing expires on:
7/28/2013


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