Licensed Staff Psychologist

University of Northern Colorado,

Counseling Center
Last Posted:

Wed, Jul 8th, '20


Until Filled

Start Date:

Desired start date 8/01/2020

Last Updated:

Wed, Jul 8th, '20


This position exists to provide culturally sensitive clinical and psychological health support services for students dealing with stressful and/or emotional issues. Clinical assistance is provided to individual students, couples or groups of students. Additionally mental health support is provided to Employees and dependents of the institution through the Employee Assistance Program. This position also provides clinical supervision to doctoral, practicum and masters level trainees along with didactic training and seminars required by the American Psychological Association.

Direct Counseling Services: (60%) Provide intake clinical interviews and psycho-diagnostic assessments, short-term individual and couples counseling, group counseling and psycho-educational groups, clinical triage and crisis intervention, case management and collaboration with a consulting psychiatrist, and referrals to and consultation with appropriate campus constituents and/or coordination of off campus referrals. An additional responsibility that is expected of this position is to provide and respond to individual and campus wide psychological crises, including responding to urgent drop-ins throughout normal center hours.

Consultation: (15%) Provide expertise to the university community regarding issues that affect the educational, developmental and psychological well-being of students; provide consultation services and occasional in-service training to faculty, administrators, and student leaders on mental health and developmental issues.

Supervision and Training: (25%) Provide clinical supervision to counseling trainees (doctoral interns, practicum students and masters interns) co-facilitate outreach programs and groups with all levels of supervisees; provide training and educational seminars for all levels of supervisees. Support the doctoral needs of an American Psychology Association accredited training program.


Ed.D., Ph.D., Psy.D. in counseling or counseling/clinical psychology, licensed/licensable as a licensed psychologist. Strong generalist skills in assessment and time-limited solution focused individual, couples and group counseling. Excellent case management skills considerable knowledge and experience in consulting/crisis intervention, workshop presentation and training/supervision of graduate students or hourly staff. Must also possess good oral, written and interpersonal skills.


Minimum of one year’s full-time experience with a university counseling center.


Salary is $61,000. Benefits available include health, dental, vision, life and long-term disability insurance, as well as a selection of several defined contribution retirement plans. Dependents and spouses of UNC Employees who are employed at 0.5 FTE or above are eligible for undergraduate dependent tuition grants of up to 50%. These tuition grants will cover in-state tuition charges. Further requirements may exist. Other benefits may be available based on position.


Attach cover letter and curriculum vitae electronically. Applicants must also enter the names and contact information for three current professional references who will be asked to upload a letter of recommendation directly onto a confidential portal.

Applicant must be a licensed Staff Psychologist in the State of Colorado or be licensable within one year of hire.

Review of applications will begin immediately.