CAPS Counselor

University of Michigan-Flint,

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)
Last Posted:

Tue, Mar 30th, '21


For best consideration, apply by 4.16.21. Please see posting (website linked) for additional deadline details.

Start Date:


Last Updated:

Tue, Mar 30th, '21


The CAPS Counselor position will provide individual and group counseling, consultation with faculty and staff, outreach and liaison services, crisis intervention and educational activities. Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) clinicians are strong generalists in the areas of solution-focused short term clinical work, group treatment, and outreach/education/community engagement work, all within a college student mental health setting. This position may provide supervision to graduate trainees and/or other clinicians without a license.

The successful candidate will have a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively across cultures and with clinical and non-clinical colleagues, campus departments, and student groups. The successful candidate also will possess excellent interpersonal skills along with strong analytical and conflict resolution abilities. Continuing education and professional development activities are expected. We are committed to building a multiculturally competent staff capable of serving the needs of a diverse student body.


  • Minimum of Master's Degree in Counseling, Social Work, Clinical, or Clinical/Counseling Psychology.
  • Must currently possess full licensure or ability to obtain full licensure for independent practice in the State of Michigan including LP, LMSW or LPC.
  • Demonstrated high degree of sensitivity, interest, ability, knowledge and experience working with students from diverse ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds.
  • Understanding of developmental issues of both traditional and nontraditional college students.
  • Doctorate degree in Counseling, Social Work, Clinical or Clinical/Counseling Psychology.
  • Knowledge of and experience working with students from traditionally underserved populations, international students and students from various social identity groups.
  • Demonstrated competency and expertise in working clinically with college student/young adult populations, including individual and group work.
  • Clinical interests/expertise in one or more of the following:  depression, anxiety, PTSD/trauma, LGBTQ+ issues, and multicultural/diversity issues.
  • Working proficiency with office support tools and electronic medical records software, preferably Microsoft Office and Titanium EHR.
  • Trauma-informed care approach.

$46,000.00 – $56,000.00


A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.