University of Hartford,

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)
Last Posted:

Tue, Sep 29th, '20


open until filled

Start Date:


Last Updated:

Tue, Sep 29th, '20

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  • Full Time

Assumes responsibility for providing direct clinical services, crisis management, and psychosocial evaluations for students. Engages outreach, prevention, and psychoeducation to support mental health on campus. In all actions, maintains professional standards of confidentiality and ethics in accordance with established guidelines and appropriate professional associations. Performs all duties in full support of the University’s mission, understanding that the positive and effective execution of these duties are instrumental to the education of the University’s students.

Provides individual and group treatment and evaluation to students presenting with a wide range of psychosocial and psychiatric concerns. 

Provides risk assessment and crisis management, including after-hours consultation through an emergency on-call system.

Provides outreach, prevention, consultation, training, and psychoeducation to University community in order to promote mental health awareness and wellness.

Maintains strict confidential clinical records to provide a basis for referral, provision of information, consultation and/or summary reports as necessary and requested.

Works with department staff and clinical trainees on a multidisciplinary team to provide the best collaborative care for CAPS clients.

Annually accrues continuing education units sufficient to maintain licensure/certification in CT.

Performs other related duties as assigned.

This is a 44 week per year position.


All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, age, religion, national and ethnic origin, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity or expression, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected class.

The University is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer (AA), Male (M), Female (F), Disabled (D), Veteran (V).
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

The University of Hartford is an open and welcoming community, which values diversity in all its forms. In addition, the University aspires to have its faculty and staff reflect the rich diversity of its student body and the Hartford region. Candidates committed to working with diverse populations and conversant in multicultural issues are encouraged to apply.


Master’s Degree required.  Major(s) required: Clinical or Counseling Psychology, Social Work, Marrige and Family Therapy or related field


$56,085 - $70,106