Ringling College of Art + Design,

Student Health Center
Last Posted:

Wed, Sep 30th, '20


Until Filled

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Last Updated:

Wed, Sep 30th, '20


Counselor, Student Health Center


The Counselor supports the mental health of students, outreach/programming, and consultation. The Counselor will seek to intervene and assist with personal student growth or emotional remediation. This position will oversee outreach programming including the Sexual Assault Prevention & Healthy Intimate Relationship Education (SAPHIRE) program, fulfill case management tasks as needed, and will maintain contact with partners within the college community and in the greater Sarasota/Bradenton area. Counselors participate in the on-call duty rotation and the Pre-College summer program as needed.


The Counselor must have the ability to perform intake assessments and individual/group psychotherapy within a brief framework and provide a diagnosis. A Counselor is expected to provide follow through for case referrals and after care assistance to students, provide timely and accurate documentation, and assure confidentiality, as well as model sensitivity to diversity and international populations. A Counselor may be asked to provide consultation services to all faculty and staff on matters dealing with the distressing student, assessment of behavior and the referral process.


Successful candidate must have ability to work well with a diverse population of college age students, parents, faculty, and staff. Have a lens of diversity and cultural sensitivity within work. Excellent organizational and communications skills, both written and verbal. Ability to maintain complete confidentiality. Knowledge of substance abuse issues and the ability to assess severe psychopathology is necessary. This position will provide crisis response and may need to Baker Act a student at risk, if necessary.


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Ringling College of Art and Design is an Equal Opportunity Employer