Positions in Counseling Centers

Position Title
Postdoctoral Fellow

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Counseling Center

Salary Range
$35,000 + benefits

Position Description
The postdoctoral fellowship is designed for an individual who is seeking licensure and is interested in advanced training in a university counseling center. The primary responsibilities of the Fellow include individual, group, and couples therapy, intake interviews, crisis intervention, and outreach and consultation to students, faculty, and staff. Fellows also gain specialized experience and training in the provision of supervision and will be responsible for providing individual supervision to our first-year practicum students as well as leading the beginning practicum training seminar. Additional experiences will include making presentations in practicum and intern training seminars. Fellows receive weekly clinical supervision as well as supervision of their supervision of first-year practicum students.

Minimum Qualifications
Required qualifications include an earned doctorate in counseling or clinical psychology from an APA-accredited program, completion of an APA-accredited internship prior to the fellowship start date, and experience providing clinical supervision. A successful candidate will demonstrate strong skills as a clinician within a brief therapy model, clinical experience with young adults, demonstrated competency serving a diverse client population, and interest in training and supervision.

Desired Qualifications
Preference will be given to candidates with clinical experience in a college or university counseling center and experience providing clinical supervision.

University Description
The UNC Charlotte Counseling Center is IACS-accredited, and the predoctoral internship program is APA-accredited. UNC Charlotte is North Carolina’s urban research university. Located in the state’s largest metropolitan area, UNC Charlotte is among the fastest growing universities in the UNC System. The University comprises seven professional colleges and currently offers 20 doctoral programs, 66 masterís degree programs and 90 bachelorís degrees. More than 900 full-time faculty comprise the Universityís academic departments and the 2013 fall enrollment exceeded 26,500 students. UNC Charlotte boasts more than 100,000 living alumni and adds 4,000 to 4,500 new alumni each year.

Region Description
Charlotte is the nation’s 17th largest city and a growing cosmopolitan center. The surrounding 13-county metropolitan region includes 2.3 million people and offers easy access to the Blue Ridge Mountains and Atlantic beaches.

Required Application Materials
Apply by submitting a letter of interest, current vita, contact information for two references, and two letters of recommendation, to counselingcenter@uncc.edu. Only electronic submissions will be accepted. For additional information, contact Terri Rhodes, Ph.D., Training Director, at trhodes@uncc.edu.

Application Deadline
For full consideration, applications should be submitted by January 20, 2014. Review of applications will begin at that time and will continue until the position is filled.

Starting Date
August, 2014

Send Applications To:
Terri Rhodes, Ph.D., Training Director

Mailing Address
Charlotte, NC 28223

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