Licensed Clinical Social Worker

University of Colorado Boulder,

Counseling and Psychiatric Services (CAPS)
Last Posted:

Thu, Aug 20th, '20


Please apply by August 31, 2020 for consideration.

Start Date:

To be determined.

Last Updated:

Thu, Aug 20th, '20

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  • Full Time

Join our counseling team at the University of Colorado Boulder! Counseling and Psychiatric Services (CAPS) encourages applications for a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. This position provides direct clinical services to university students, including individual and group psychotherapy, triage and walk-in services, crisis management, workshops, and community outreach. This position also provides clinical supervision and training seminars to psychology and social work trainees.

CAPS fosters the well-being of students and helps them succeed by providing a full range of clinical services, consultation, and outreach to our campus community. This position will collaborate with other campus departments as appropriate for the treatment of CAPS patients and ensures that issues of Diversity and Social Justice are considered in all assessment, treatment, referral, and training services provided.

What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be

Clinical Services

  • Provide individual and group psychotherapy, crisis intervention, triage/walk-in, workshops, and consultation to students, faculty, staff, and parents.
  • Services are primarily offered within a brief therapy framework.
  • Maintain accurate and timely documentation via the EHR.
  • Provide supervision and clinical consultation to CAPS trainees.

Supervision and Administration

  • Complete clinical documentation, case management and case disposition; coordination of special projects or areas of responsibility.
  • Attend staff meeting and other CAPS meetings.
  • Participate in campus committees or meetings as assigned. 

As one of 34 U.S. public research institutions belonging to the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU)—and the only member in the Rocky Mountain region—our goal at CU Boulder is to directly affect Colorado communities through collaborative research, innovation and entrepreneurship. Our faculty, staff and students work with the broader community to establish unique connections that have lasting outcomes—both across Colorado and around the world.

  • Completion of an MSW from an accredited program.
  • Licensed in the state of Colorado by the date of hire (Fall 2020).
  • Experience with a range of clinical issues, ranging from developmental issues to more serious psychopathology.
  • Experience providing brief therapy.
  • Experience with electronic medical record-keeping and documentation.
  • Experience and interest in working with university students from multicultural backgrounds and marginalized populations.
  • Experience providing assessment and treatment of eating disorders.
  • Experience providing supervision to trainees.
  • Previous experience in a University Counseling Center.
  • Experience conducting sessions in Spanish, Mandarin or Arabic.
  • Experience working with minority, international students and/or underserved populations.
  • Proven commitment to multicultural competence and social justice issues.

Starts at $52,000, commensurate with experience.


To apply, please submit the following materials:

  1. A current resume.
  2. A cover letter that specifically addresses how your background and experience align with the requirements, qualifications and responsibilities of the position.

You will not be asked to upload references at this time.

Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, applications must be submitted through CU Boulder Jobs.