Psychologist, Counseling - Roger Williams University

Roger Williams University,

Counseling Center
Last Posted:

Mon, Jul 6th, '20


Open Until Filled

Start Date:

August 11, 2020

Last Updated:

Mon, Jul 6th, '20


The Psychologist will provide a coordinated and comprehensive system of psychological services aimed at maximizing students' emotional development and student success while promoting respect for self, others, property, and diversity within the Roger Williams University community.

Counseling Services
Provide individual and group counseling with students experiencing personal/social/family and related concerns while adhering to legal and ethical standards. Limited after-hours crisis management as assigned by Director.

Consult with family members, faculty, staff, and administrators on matters related to the Counseling Center.

Train, supervise, and evaluate interns and post-doctorate fellows in order for them to meet their licensing requirements to be independent mental health providers.

Coordinate with one or more other campus departments on a regular basis.

Additional Functions
Be involved in outreach programming as requested by administrators, faculty, staff, and student organizations.

Coordinate and assess Counseling Center efforts in a particular area (e.g., substance use, eating disorders, sports psychology, diversity, technology, trauma).

Extended or weekend hours infrequently required on occasion for outreach, campus events, or emergency situations.

Respect and maintain client confidentiality, Center operating procedures, university protocols and practices.

This is a 10-month position that will be starting on August 11, 2020

Job Requirements:

Must be licensed or license eligible in the state of Rhode Island within one year of start date.

Ph.D. or Psy.D. in counseling or clinical psychology from an APA approved training program.

Individual and group clinical skills with experience in crisis intervention and consultation.

Possess sensitivity to and appreciation of cultural differences.

Adherence to legal and ethical standards.

Experience in coordinating campus-wide mental health education programs.

One or more pre-doctoral internship(s) and/or post-doctoral fellowship in a college or university counseling center.

At the University's discretion, the education and experience prerequisites may be excepted where the candidate can demonstrate, to the satisfaction of the University, an equivalent combination of education and experience specifically preparing the candidate for success in the position.

Additional Information:

As an institution committed to strengthening society through engaged teaching and learning as well as building the university that the world needs now, Roger Williams University values inclusion, seeks to reflect the diversity of the region and create access to higher education and career success.

The University seeks candidates who, through their work and life experiences, service to the community, and teaching or research, can contribute to our diversity, inclusivity, and equity goals.

Roger Williams University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workforce. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable state and federal law.

For information on our Non-discrimination and Title IX policy, visit:

Salaries for new hires at Roger Williams University usually fall between the minimum and midpoint of the salary range.

Minimum 25th Midpoint 75th Maximum

$48,271 $53,399 $58,526 $63,654 $68,782

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