Staff Therapist (Psychologist, LCSW or LPC)

Stevens Institute of Technology,

Counseling and Psychological Services
Last Posted:

Wed, Jun 17th, '20

Deadline:

Applications will be reviewed immediately on a rolling basis.

Start Date:

Flexible start date between July 1, 2020 and August 15, 2020.

Last Updated:

Wed, Jul 8th, '20

 
POSITION DESCRIPTION
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  • Full Time

Counseling and Psychological Services of Stevens Institute of Technology is seeking candidates for a newly funded Staff Therapist position. This is a one-year full-time position concluding on June 30, 2021. The position will be reevaluated for continued employment beyond June 30, 2021 based on performance,  budgetary review, and approval. Salary range is competitive and commensurate with experience.

The Staff Therapist will operate as a generalist who provides a full range of clinical services including individual and group therapy, crisis intervention, outreach, consultation, supervision, and training. Additionally, CAPS adheres to a short-term treatment model and we are seeking a clinician who can effectively provide time limited psychotherapy.

The addition of a new staff therapist to our team coincides with increased enrollment at Stevens, as well as the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. As a FT therapist at CAPS (student counseling), the ideal candidate needs to have the ability to work virtually initially and transition to on-campus once Stevens reopens.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Provides initial clinical assessment, counseling and psychotherapy, group counseling, daytime on-call coverage, crisis intervention, clinical supervision, outreach, and consultation services to the university community.
  • Maintains up-to-date case files as dictated by current professional standards.
  • Adheres to ethical principles of corresponding profession.
  • Facilitates psychiatric hospitalization for students as required
  • May be asked to provide training and supervision to post-doctoral fellow, doctoral interns, or psychology externs.
  • Will be required to provide clinic coverage one evening per week.
  • On rare occasions after-hours of weekend outreach and prevention activities may be required as well.
ABOUT STEVENS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

Stevens Institute of Technology, The Innovation University®, is a premier, private research university situated in Hoboken, N.J. overlooking the Manhattan skyline. Founded in 1870, technological innovation has been the hallmark and legacy of Stevens’ education and research programs for more than 140 years.

 
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
  • NJ licensure in good standing as either a Psychologist, Clinical Social Worker, or Professional Counselor.
  • Multicultural competence and skill in working with students from a diversity of backgrounds
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Prior experience providing psychological care in a University Counseling setting
  • Demonstrated competence in outreach and prevention program planning and implementation
  • Demonstrated specialization within one or more of the following areas: minority psychology issues, trauma, drug and alcohol treatment.
  • Demonstrated understanding of the challenges and stressors facing graduate and international students.
  • Experience in providing clinical services to students pursuing studies in STEM.
  • Experience in assessment and treatment of young adults with autism spectrum disorders.
 
COMPENSATION

Salary range is competitive and commensurate with experience.

APPLICATION MATERIALS

To be considered for the position, applicants must submit an online application and include an uploaded cover letter, CV, and contacts for three recent professional references. To learn more about CAPS, candidates are invited to visit our home page: (stevens.edu/CAPS) prior to submitting their application materials.