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Position Title
Counseling Psychologist or Counseling Center Social Worker

University of Michigan

Counseling & Psychological Services

Salary Range
Commensurate with experience

Position Description
The University of Michigan Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS), a unit within the Division of Student Affairs, is seeking candidates to fill multiple full-time positions. CAPS is a university counseling center that serves a diverse student body of approximately 43,000 students. We are a multicultural, multidisciplinary, and multi-theoretical staff striving to provide culturally competent clinical services, outreach programming, and training opportunities. We are a counseling center that affirms diversity, condemns oppression in every form, and encourages the utilization of our services by all students, including those that might be reluctant to receive standard/traditional forms of treatment. To this end, we seek to provide a safe, welcoming and affirming environment for all. CAPS is accredited by the International Association of Counseling Services (IACS), and the doctoral internship is accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA).

For interest in the Embedded Model positions: http://umjobs.org/job_detail/90787/counseling_psychologist_or_counseling_center_social_worker

For interest in the Central Campus positions: http://umjobs.org/job_detail/90892/counseling_psychologist_or_counseling_center_social_worker

Minimum Qualifications
Clinical experience involving brief therapy with a college student/young adult population is required.

Design and implement psycho-educational programming and outreach and provide leadership on a broad range of psychological and multicultural issues in the context of college student life.

Social Workers:
Master’s or Doctoral Degree in Social Work. License eligible in the State of Michigan.

Doctoral degree in clinical or counseling psychology, or a closely related field, from an APA-accredited program, and APA-accredited internship. License eligible in the State of Michigan.

Desired Qualifications
We are seeking strong generalists with passion for working with college students. Please speak to this in your cover letter.

For the new "embedded model" positions, we are strongly interested in someone who will help develop this model for our campus with culturally competent clinical and programming expertise and who will add to the diversity of our staff.

For the positions in our existing model, we are strongly interested in adding areas of culturally competent clinical and programming expertise with college student populations to our agency work, especially in one or more of the following areas of expertise:

* African American Communities
* Alcohol/Other Drugs Issues
* Attention Deficit/Hyperactive Disorders
* Autism Spectrum Disorders
* Eating Issues
* Gay/Bisexual Men’s Issues
* Transgender Issues

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.

UM is well known for its commitment to public engagement and has a myriad of community-based research projects that are national models. The University also shares its cultural resources staging over 400 student/faculty music, dance, and theatrical performances annually. The Ann Arbor campus alone has a dozen galleries and museums; several nature areas, including the 123-acre Nichols Arboretum and libraries containing more than 8 million volumes.

The University enrolls more than 41,000 students in over 200 degree programs. Each of the 50 states and over 90 foreign countries are represented in the student body. Its base of 400,000 living alumni exceeds any other university in the world.

Region Description
The University of Michigan – Ann Arbor is located in the southeast corner of Michigan, 36 miles west of Detroit, bordered to the north by the Huron River. Ann Arbor is the seat of Washtenaw County and part of the Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint CMSA. The Ann Arbor campus has 538 buildings on 3,177 acres. Approximate city population is 114,024.

Required Application Materials
A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position. 1. Please upload your vita and cover letter as one document when filling out this online form. 2. Please submit 3 letters of recommendation. These letters may be emailed to capspositions@umich.edu, faxed to 734-763-0454 or mailed to: Staff Search Counseling & Psychological Services University of Michigan 530 S. State Street Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1308

Application Deadline
Applications will be reviewed starting on February 3, 2014 and will be accepted until the positions are filled.

Starting Date
August, 2014

Send Applications To:
Staff Search, University of Michigan, Counseling & Psychological Services

Mailing Address
530 S. State Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1308

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