Staff Therapist

Carnegie Mellon University,

Student Affairs
Last Posted:

Fri, Jan 22nd, '21

Deadline:

Active until filled

Start Date:

1/22/2021

Last Updated:

Fri, Jan 22nd, '21

 
POSITION DESCRIPTION

Carnegie Mellon University invites applications for a Staff Therapist position with Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) within the Community Health and Well-Being Unit of the Division of Student Affairs. This Staff Therapist position is a full-time, 11-month position reporting directly to the Assistant Director of Psychotherapy Services. The Staff Therapist will have the opportunity to join a multidisciplinary team of mental health counselors, licensed social workers, psychiatrists, psychologists, trainees, and administrative professionals in a department with increased focus on integrating global social justice perspectives in inter-culturally sensitive community well-being.

The successful candidate will have experience working with historically underrepresented students including Black/African American, Indigenous/First Nations, Latinx, Asian/Asian American/Pacific Islander, Multiracial and other students of color, international students, and/or students who identify as LGBTQIA+.  The candidate will have an understanding of the strengths of these students, as well as the impact that inequality, prejudice, and marginalization can have on people from historically under-served populations.  The candidate will have the skills to provide culturally responsive care. The candidate will demonstrate an understanding of the dynamics of privilege and oppression, and the impact these have on equity, access, and opportunity in higher education/the workplace and will have applied knowledge of multicultural theory.

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More Information:
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