Positions in Counseling Centers

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Psotgraduate Clinical Fellowships (2)

The George Washington University

Counseling Center

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Position Description
The George Washington University Counseling Center offers a postgraduate fellowship program for advanced-degree graduates of mental health programs (Clinical / Counseling Psychology, School Psychology, Counseling & Clinical Social Work) desiring advanced training in a college counseling setting. This program is a 12-month experience running from August 1, 2014 to July 31, 2015.

Fellows work in close collaboration with licensed staff clinicians and function as professionals with many of the same respon­sibilities as full-time staff. In keeping with our training philosophy, our program encourages fellows to define and continually assess their participation in a variety of clinical roles (e.g., intake assessments, crisis intervention, psychotherapy, consultation and outreach). They receive close supervision of their clinical work from various licensed staff clinicians in order to provide a diversity of perspectives on clinical issues. Additionally, fellows apply their repertoire of skills across different contexts, target populations, and theoretical paradigms.

Minimum Qualifications
All doctoral-level psychology applicants must have successfully completed a pre-doctoral internship from an APA-approved internship program before the start of the fellowship year. Social Work and Counseling applicants must be graduates of CSWE- or CACREP-accredited programs.

Desired Qualifications
A commitment to cultural diversity / cultural competency and significant interest in working with university students and/or within a higher education setting.

University Description
Founded in 1821, GW is the largest institution of higher education in the District of Columbia, to include ten academic units, with a full-time equivalent enrollment of a little over 20,000 students and approximately 11,000 full-time and part-time employees (faculty and staff). The George Washington University is a community dedicated to learning, communication, respect, service and teamwork. As one of the largest private employers in the District of Columbia, the university seeks employees who support the teaching, research, and public service mission of the university.

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Required Application Materials
(1) Resume / CV (with three (3) professional references; (2) Cover letter; (3) Completed online application; (4) Letter from academic advisor (on program letterhead) indicating graduation in good standing on or before 7/31/14.

Application Deadline
January 10, 2014, at 5:00 p.m.

Starting Date
August 1, 2014

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