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Position Title
Licensed Psychotherapist, Multicultural Focus

University of California, Santa Cruz

Counseling and Psychological Services

Salary Range
$5,666.67 - $6,000/monthly for 11 months

Position Description
Job #1304271
The Licensed Psychotherapist reports to the Director of Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) and is assigned duties by the Director as specified herein. The Licensed Psychotherapist will provide high quality clinical services; community psychology/outreach and consultation services; and may provide supervision/training of doctoral interns and post-doctoral fellows. In discharging these duties the Licensed Psychotherapist is expected to be keenly sensitive to issues of gender, culture, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disabilities, socio economic status etc. and to be skilled with techniques for counseling students with diverse backgrounds. Preference will be given to clinicians with demonstrated experience working with men, gay men, or African-American young adults.

UCSC strives to embrace diversity in all its forms; it strives to be an inclusive community that fosters an open, enlightened & productive environment.

Minimum Qualifications
Demonstrated multicultural experience, skills and expertise providing culturally competent clinical and outreach and consultation services to a diverse population
Clinical experience with individuals and couples using a brief therapy model
Strong crisis management skills
Experience facilitating psychotherapeutic and psychoeducational groups

Desired Qualifications
Counseling experience in a college/university setting
Demonstrated expertise in working with men
Demonstrated expertise in working with gay men
Demonstrated expertise in working with African-American young adults
Experience and/or interest in supervision and training of doctoral interns and postdoctoral fellows
Doctorate and internship from APA accredited program
Fluent in a language other than English

University Description
The University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) is located 75 miles south of San Francisco and 35 miles west of San Jose. The campus is situated on 2,000 acres of redwood-forested foothills overlooking Monterey Bay. One of the ten campuses with the University of California system, UCSC is a growing campus. Since opening in 1965, UCSC has become noted for its progressive and intellectual atmosphere, distinguished faculty, innovative academic programs, and its excellent library and research facilities.

Region Description
The city of Santa Cruz is a seaside community of approximately 60,000 individuals. The community offers a wide range of cultural attractions complementing those of the campus and rivaling those of much larger cities. The mild climate and the recreational opportunities of the area are further attractions.

Required Application Materials
APPLICANTS ARE REQUIRED TO USE THE UCSC ON-LINE PROCESS View full job description and access on-line application: https://jobs.ucsc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=66399 To ensure review of application materials by the hiring unit they must be submitted electronically via the Staff Employment Opportunities web site (http://jobs.ucsc.edu ) on or before the initial review date. Computers are available at the UCSC Staff Human Resources office located at 1201 Shaffer Road, Santa Cruz. For further information or to request disability accommodation call 831-459-2009. Hearing impaired are encouraged to use the California Relay Service 800-735-2922. The University of California, Santa Cruz is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application Deadline
Position is open until filled; Initial Review Date: 05-29-2013

Starting Date
Immediate Opening

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Phone Number
831 459-2009

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