Staff Psychologist

Seton Hall University,

University Counseling Services
Last Posted:

Fri, Jan 29th, '21


Open until filled

Start Date:

As soon as possible

Last Updated:

Fri, Jan 29th, '21

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  • Full Time

The Staff Psychologist/Mental Health Clinician works as a member of a collaborative team providing both group and time-limited individual counseling, intake assessments, and mental health programming to undergraduate and graduate students. The position also involves providing crisis intervention services during regular business hours as well as frequent consultation with faculty and administrators regarding the well-being of students. The Staff Psychologist/Mental Health Clinician participates in the department’s doctoral training program as a collaborator and supervisor. The Staff Psychologist/Mental Health Clinician is a critical part of the department’s services delivery and participates in a comprehensive program that is designed to enhance student development, foster responsible decision-making, facilitate the sense of campus community and assure equitable, accessible and quality clinical care to meet the psychological and developmental needs of students. The position supports the department’s and the University’s strategic initiative and commitment to providing an inclusive and supportive environment for all community members. The role requires possession of strong clinical skills, a demonstrated commitment to working effectively from a multicultural framework, the ability to manage a full client caseload, and the ability to work collaboratively in a multidisciplinary team.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Intake assessments
  • Individual and group counseling/therapy
  • Telemental health services
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Case Management
  • Outreach and Prevention Programming
  • Consultation with staff, administrators, faculty, parents and students

Special Instructions to Applicants:

  • List of 3 references must be included

Seton Hall University is committed to programs of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and the principles of affirmative action.


One of the country's leading Catholic universities, Seton Hall University has been developing students in mind, heart and spirit since 1856. 

  • Doctoral degree in Clinical or Counseling Psychology with 1-3 years of relevant experience or a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 3-5 years of relevant experience.
  • Licensed or license-eligible as a Psychologist in New Jersey or fully licensed as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW).
  • Demonstrated competence in time-limited individual psychotherapy and group counseling with individuals of diverse backgrounds.
  • Demonstrated competence in outreach and prevention program planning and implementation.
  • Proven ability and commitment to working within a multiculturally responsive and inclusive counseling framework.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Understanding of and willingness to support the Seton Hall University Catholic Mission.

Licenses and Certificates:

  • Licensed or license-eligible as a Psychologist in New Jersey, or
  • Fully licensed as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience providing clinical services within college/university counseling;
  • Specific areas of expertise and experience relevant to a diverse college student population
    (e.g., multicultural issues, first generation college students, short-term psychotherapy, group therapy);
  • Experience as a clinical supervisor

List of 3 references must be included