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Position Title

University of Virginia

Counseling & Psychological Services

Salary Range
$55,000 - $75,000 depending on background & experience

Position Description
The Psychotherapist will provide comprehensive diagnostic and developmental evaluations to University students presenting to CAPS. He/she will also offer appropriate treatment following initial evaluation (options may include individual, group, couples and/or family psychotherapy).
Will provide supervision to APA pre-doctoral interns and psychology practicum students. Will also provide outreach and consultation to students, staff, and faculty.

Minimum Qualifications
-Experience in womenís issues and programming for female student populations
-Experience working with ethnically diverse student populations
-Substance abuse treatment and/or eating disorder treatment
-Experience working with college-age/late adolescent populations

Minimum of Masterís degree in Social work, Counseling or related field.

Desired Qualifications
-Working in a college counseling center
-Training in DBT and/or mindfulness approaches
-Experience and training in trauma treatment
-Research and evaluation
-Interest in writing/publishing on issues relevant to college student mental health
-Supervising doctoral interns in an APA accredited training program

Preferred doctoral degree in Psychology or related field

University Description
The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.

The University of Virginia is distinctive among institutions of higher education. Founded by Thomas Jefferson in 1819, the University sustains the ideal of developing, through education, leaders who are well-prepared to help shape the future of the nation and the world. The University is public, while nourished by the strong support of its alumni. It is also selective; the students who come here have been chosen because they show the exceptional promise Jefferson envisioned.

Region Description
The City of Charlottesville is nestled at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in western Central Virginia. Home to a population of over 40,000 residents with a metropolitan population over 200,000. The City has earned a reputation as being one of the most livable places in the country. In 2004 the City was given the distinction by Cities Ranked and Rated as the Best Place to Live in America, and Charlottesville has consistently been listed among Money and Fortune Magazinesí Best Places to Live and Best Places to Retire.

Required Application Materials
CV / Resume Cover Letter Contact information for 3 References - name, email, phone

Application Deadline
Although the search will remain open until filled, applicants are strongly encouraged to apply by February 10, 2014, as this is when the review of materials will begin.

Starting Date

Send Applications To:
Apply online at: jobs.virginia.edu; posting # 0613498

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