Positions in Counseling Centers

Position Title
Post-MSW Fellowship

University of Michigan

Counseling and Psychological Services

Salary Range
$30,000 annual salary plus benefits

Position Description
The University of Michigan Counseling and Psychological Services is offering two full-time, twelve month Post-Master of Social Work Fellowships for the 2014-15 year, with the possibility of renewal for a second year.

Our curriculum provides advanced training and clinical experience in multiculturally sensitive services to university students with a wide range of developmental issues and mental health concerns and is anchored in the social work tenets of social justice, advocacy, and strength-based quality clinical care.

Within the context of our multicultural, multidisciplinary, and multi-theoretical setting, our aim is to support entry-level professionals as they get ready for licensure, and to prepare them to move with competence, creativity and flexibility into professional positions in a range of settings, with a focus on counseling center practice. Experiential learning is supported by a variety of supervisory, mentoring, and educational experiences.

Post-M.S.W. Fellows provide service in intake evaluation; individual counseling and psychotherapy (both brief and longer when appropriate); crisis intervention and emergency services; third party consultation; outreach; program development; group interventions. Fellows may also serve on agency committees.

In addition, Post-M.S.W. Fellows will choose an area of specialization. Examples include but are not limited to:
1. Administration (clinical, training, or outreach)
2. Clinical Practice (eating disorders; multicultural counseling, alcohol and other drugs,)
3. Outreach/Education/Community Organizing (to specific campus communities, and/or general)

Minimum Qualifications
A completed Master of Social Work (MSW) degree from an accredited training institution is required before orientation begins on August 18, 2014.

* One or more supervised social work experiences, including some direct clinical counseling experience is required

* Strong generalist skills, knowledge and experience in brief individual and group counseling/psychotherapy; assessment, multicultural issues, outreach, and crisis intervention

* Note: All new employees of the University of Michigan are required to successfully pass the University Police background check as a condition of employment

Desired Qualifications

University Description
Founded in 1817, the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor is the state’s oldest university and the flagship campus of the University of Michigan System UM is one of the world’s premier research universities and is home to nineteen schools and colleges offering top-ranked academic programs and diverse cultural and social opportunities in a stimulating intellectual environment.

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Required Application Materials
Applications should include: • A letter of introduction or cover letter • A current resume or vita • A list of 3 Professional References, at least one preferably a recent clinical supervisor

Application Deadline
Applications are due are due February 14, 2014.

Starting Date
August 18, 2014

Send Applications To:
Ann Scott, UofM, CAPS

Mailing Address
530 S. State St, Rm 3100
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

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