Psychologist, Posting # 48211 Premium

Florida State University Division of Student Affairs,

Counseling & Psychological Services
Last Posted:

Thu, May 6th, '21


Applications will be reviewed as they are submitted and interviews will be scheduled ASAP

Start Date:

8/5/2021 desired but negotiable

Last Updated:

Thu, May 6th, '21

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  • Full Time

Provides direct psychological services to University students including individual, couples and group counseling; conducts clinical assessments and formulates diagnoses and treatment plans. Provides walk-in emergency assessments, crisis intervention and intakes for students. Provides clinical consultations to family members and campus community constituents. Completes intake summaries, psychological assessments, emergency evaluations, progress notes, termination summaries according to established policies and procedures. Participates on departmental and university committees, provides outreach presentations, program consultation, prevention programming. Assumes other responsibilities as assigned by the director. Provides clinical supervision and/or training of interns in our American Psychological Association (APA) Accredited Doctoral Psychology Internship or in our Masters Internship; may be involved in the presentation and leading of training seminars.


Counseling & Psychological Services provides a full range of counseling and psychological services and has a very robust group therapy program, an active outreach agenda, and a dynamic peer educator student organization.  We are a diverse, multidisciplinary staff representing many theoretical orientations and disciplines (psychology, mental health counseling, marriage and family therapy, social work, and art therapy). Collaboration with other Student Affairs and Academic units to provide mental health and wellness programming is a hallmark of our center. Our staff and residents also serve as Behavioral Health Consultants for FSU students that are patients at University Health Services. All staff members are encouraged to contribute to the training and supervision of graduate interns. Counseling & Psychological Services enjoys the strong support of University administrators.

University Description

Florida State University (FSU) is one of the largest universities in Florida with a diverse student population of approximately 41,000 from all 50 states and more than 115 countries. One of the nation’s elite research universities, Florida State University -- with the Carnegie Foundation’s highest designation, Doctoral/Research University-Extensive -- offers a distinctive academic environment built on its cherished values and unique heritage, a welcoming campus, championship athletics, and prime location in the heart of the state capital. Recognized nationally for its commitment to diversity, Florida State University is a national leader in the number of doctorates awarded to African-American students and in the graduation rate of African-American undergraduates. Its College of Medicine and College of Law are among the Top 10 best in the nation for Hispanic students.

Region Description

FSU is located in Tallahassee, home to the state capital, two major universities, and a growing metropolitan community of 270,000, known for its natural beauty and proximity to the gulf coast beaches. Tallahassee shares a deep-rooted history and culture with unparalleled nature and outdoor recreation. A fusion of cosmopolitan flair and charming personality defines the spirit of Florida’s Capital City. Stretching along the Florida Panhandle, Tallahassee is a place where college town meets cultural center, politics meets performing arts, and history meets nature--a place where the vibrancy of what to do is matched only the city’s inviting hospitality. Tallahassee offers many opportunities for recreational and cultural activities, and is within a half-day drive to Jacksonville, Orlando, Tampa, and Atlanta.


Doctorate in Clinical or Counseling Psychology from an APA-accredited program. Degree to be conferred within 90 days of hire, anticipated hire date August 2021. Must be licensed as a psychologist in the State of Florida (in accordance with Chapter 490, F.S.) or be able to obtain licensure within two years of employment in this position. Ability to build and maintain professional relationships with students, faculty, and staff in a multicultural environment.

** Counseling & Psychological Services will not consider incomplete applications.  Complete applications must include a cover letter, resume/vita, and names and contact information for three professional references.


Preferred candidates will have experience in college counseling centers or clinics, strong clinical skills and demonstrated ability with outreach, consultation and suicide prevention programming. Also preferred is a demonstrated ability in and commitment to the training and supervision of master's and doctoral interns. A track record of teamwork, collegiality, and leadership is valued in our Mentor-Apprentice Training Model. Demonstrated skills working with diverse students, faculty, and staff in a multicultural environment is preferred.  Please include the names and contact information for three professional references


The Counseling & Psychological Services will hire selected candidate at a salary commensurate with education and experience.


** Counseling & Psychological Services will not consider incomplete applications.  Complete applications must include a cover letter, resume/vita, and names and contact information for three professional references.