Sr. Psychologist/Coordinator of Group Programming

Temple University,

Tuttleman Counseling Services
Last Posted:

Fri, Jul 10th, '20

Deadline:

Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

Start Date:

September 1, 2020

Last Updated:

Fri, Jul 10th, '20

 
POSITION DESCRIPTION
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  • Full Time

The Sr. Psychologist/Coordinator of Group Programming at Tuttleman Counseling Services, Temple University, reports to the Director of Tuttleman Counseling Services. This is an 11-month position that contributes to student development and embodies the Division of Student Affairs (DoSA) Values of Excellence, Inclusion, Innovation, Integrity, and Respect.

The group coordinator is a clinician with strong generalist skills, who takes primary responsibility for the overall management of the department’s group psychotherapy program. Management includes providing group counseling, delivery of psychoeducational drop-in groups and traditional process groups. The coordinator also provides group supervision, individual counseling, and individual supervision to an assistant coordinator.  Participates in the department’s training program as a licensed supervisor of group and individual therapy and promotes the group modality of treatment among counseling center staff, trainees, and the university community. Provides education, in-service training, and didactic seminars on group psychotherapy and other topics. The coordinator also provides after hours on-call backup in rotation with other senior staff, in addition to crisis counseling, treatment planning, referrals and emergency response as needed, consultation to the campus community on counseling related issues, and outreach and orientation to new and transfer students as needed. Participates in departmental and university-wide committees as required. Performs other duties as assigned.

 

ABOUT TEMPLE UNIVERSITY

Temple University of the Commonwealth System of Higher Education in Pennsylvania is a state-related comprehensive public research university with more than 39,000 students. It has a distinguished faculty in 17 schools and colleges, including schools of Law, Medicine, Pharmacy, Podiatry, and Dentistry, and a renowned Health Sciences Center. Temple is one of Pennsylvania’s three public research universities, along with the University of Pittsburgh and Penn State University. Temple University is the 28th-largest university in the United States, and it is the 6th-largest provider of professional education (law, dentistry, medicine, pharmacy, and podiatric medicine) in the country. It has international campuses in Rome, Italy and Tokyo, Japan. The counseling center is on the main campus in Philadelphia, a vibrant urban campus with 11,000 students living on or near campus.

Region Description:

Temple University’s main campus is the home of Tuttleman Counseling Services. It is a thriving and vibrant urban campus that is a few minutes north of center city Philadelphia, a major metropolitan area with all of the resources and excitement of a large city. Philadelphia is rich in history and has top tier cultural, entertainment, and dining opportunities. It is within easy traveling distance to New York City and Washington D.C. as well as the Pocono Mountains recreational area and the Jersey Shore.

 
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Doctorate in clinical or counseling psychology or equivalent education and experience in a related field and licensed in the state of Pennsylvania as a psychologist. Demonstrated experience in the successful provision of group counseling and commitment to the modality of group psychotherapy. Experience providing clinical supervision, crisis intervention and participation in outreach activities.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Three years of experience in a supervisory role post-licensure, preferably in a college counseling center.
Professional experience in a diverse setting and interest in cross-cultural issues in the field of counseling.

Ability to work effectively with a diverse population of students and staff.

Excellent interpersonal, organizational and time management skills.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Collaborative attitude toward working with a diverse, multi-disciplinary clinical team.


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COMPENSATION

Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.

APPLICATION MATERIALS

Application can be made online.

https://temple.taleo.net/careersection/tu_ex_staff/jobdetail.ftl?job=20001645&tz=GMT-04%3A00&tzname=America%2FNew_York

Job number: 20001645