Psychologist

The University of Memphis,

Student Health and Counseling Services
Last Posted:

Tue, Nov 17th, '20

Deadline:

Open until filled

Start Date:

As soon as possible

Last Updated:

Tue, Nov 17th, '20

 
POSITION DESCRIPTION
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  • Full Time


Duties and Responsibilities     

              


Engages in counseling-related activities including, but not limited to, maintaining counseling records, administering and interpreting psychological and intelligence tests/inventories, making referrals, and managing various administrative and organizational needs. Ability to do tele-health psychology is desired.





Consults with students, family, faculty, staff, and community members about students who evidence problems that may require psychological counseling and/or career counseling.


Provides after hours and on-call crisis intervention services.

 

Provides individual, family, couples and group therapy to University students.

 

Provides presentations for students, faculty, and staff as requested by the director or others.

 

Provides supervision for master’s and doctoral students in counseling and counseling psychology.

 

Performs other duties as assigned.

To know more about the position, please go to https://workforum.memphis.edu/postings/26182. 
 



ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS

The University of Memphis serves approximately 21,000 students who are enrolled in seven colleges and five graduate schools offering seventeen bachelor’s degrees in more than 250 fields of study. Master’s degrees in 54 subjects and doctoral degrees in 26 disciplines are available at the U of M., including a Specialist degree in education and a Juris Doctor (law degree). 


The ethnically diverse student body of this largely urban commuter campus is comprised of 38% traditional-aged students, 34% African American students, 62% adults over the age of 22, and 11% students who identify as individuals of color, not African American. International students represent 50 different countries.


 Student Health and Counseling Services consists of the Counseling Center (CC) and the Student Health Center (SHC). Our comprehensive and holistic student academic success agency is committed to student learning, as well as assisting students in actualizing their maximum potential. Student Health and Counseling Services is also a professionally staffed practicum and doctoral internship training facility for graduate students in counseling, counseling psychology, clinical psychology, and social work. Services are accredited by the International Association of Counseling Services (IACS) and the doctoral internship in health service psychology is accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA).  


The campus is centrally located in a residential area of Memphis with shopping, entertainment, restaurants, and recreation easily accessible. Located on the banks of the Mississippi and the largest metropolitan area in the Mid-South, Memphis is a growing city with a culturally diverse population of over 1.1 million making it the 24th largest city in the country. Compared with cities across the country in cost of living surveys, Memphis consistently ranks below the national average.


To know more about the University of Memphis Student Health and Counseling Services, please go to memphis.edu/counseling. 



 
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

 Doctorate in Clinical or Counseling Psychology and one year relevant experience. Must be licensed or licensed eligible in the State of Tennessee as a Psychologist with Health Service Provider (HSP) designation.

 

Must pass the Examination for Professional Practice in Psychology (EPPP) and be licensed in State of TN as a psychologist within 6 months of hire.


 
APPLICATION MATERIALS

Curriculum Vitae

Cover Letter

References List



All applications must be submitted online at workforum.memphis.edu.


Applicants must complete all applicable sections of the online application to be considered for a position. Please upload a cover letter, resume, and reference list after completing your application, if required by the system. Required work experience is based on full time hours. Part time work experience will be prorated as listed.


Candidates who are called for an interview must notify the Department of Human Resources in writing of any reasonable accommodation needed prior to the date of the interview.

 
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