Staff Clinician

University of New Haven,

Counseling & Psychological Services
Last Posted:

Thu, Mar 25th, '21



Start Date:


Last Updated:

Thu, Mar 25th, '21


Position Title: Staff Clinician

Department: Counseling & Psychological Services

Search #21-09A


Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) at the University of New Haven is seeking an experienced licensed clinician to join our staff.  This is a full-time (35 hour) 12-month position. CAPS is an interdisciplinary team including clinical disciplines and close collaboration with health services, as well as other campus partners. The clinical role at CAPS includes individual counseling to students, crisis management, supervision, campus outreach to the student body, collaboration with campus partners, and participation on campus committees. We are seeking a clinician with strong clinical experience and knowledge, possible area of specialty in eating disorders, substance use, and diversity & inclusion, and a commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, both as a part of clinical work and in furthering the campus community. A strong candidate will have knowledge and skills around short term, intensive work. Any candidates must be licensed within the state of Connecticut, holding a degree in a related field.



·       Reports to Director of CAPS

·       Works closely with CAPS staff and related campus partners

·       Provides individual, group and crisis counseling to students of UNH

·       Provides after hours emergency on-call coverage on a rotating basis

·       Creates and implements outreach opportunities to the campus community; available for occasional after hours outreach

·       Sits on various campus committees as a CAPS representative

·       Works closely with campus partners to support the well-being of our students and provide a CAPS perspective

·       Supervises trainees and interns

·       Provides training to CAPS staff and to campus staff related to counseling, mental health, their area of expertise

·       Any other needed duties to fulfill role



·       Licensed or licensed-eligible in CT in related field (LCSW, PhD, PsyD, LMFT, LPC)

·       Clinical background of at least three years

·       Area of expertise (such as eating disorders, substance use, athletics, LGBTQIA+, working with diverse students)

·       Clinically skilled, of particular interest in intensive, short term models

·       Experience with or ability to supervise trainee clinicians and interns

·       Strong communication and interpersonal skills



Please send a cover letter, resume, and list of 3- 5 references and their contact information to: via email to Please make sure to reference Search # 21-09A in the subject line.


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