Licensed Staff Psychologist

University of Northern Colorado,

UNC Counseling Center
Last Posted:

Thu, Apr 15th, '21

Deadline:

Open until filled

Start Date:

05/10/2021

Last Updated:

Thu, Apr 15th, '21

 
POSITION DESCRIPTION

This position exists to provide culturally sensitive clinical and psychological health support services for students dealing with psychosocial/emotional issues. Clinical assistance is provided to individual students, couples or groups of students. Additionally, mental health support is provided to UNC employees through and dependents of the institution through the Employee Assistance Program (EAP). This position also provides clinical supervision to doctoral, practicum and masters level trainees along with didactic training and seminars required by the American Psychological Association.

Staff members within the Division of Student Affairs are expected to positively contribute to our mission of supporting students in the co-curricular environment and provide an experience that inspires students academically, intellectually, personally, and emotionally. With the diversity of our students in mind, we use a career readiness approach and social justice framework while fostering a culture and climate of care.

 
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education: Ed.D., Ph.D., or Psy.D. in Counseling or Counseling/Clinical Psychology, licensed/license eligible as a Psychologist in the State of Colorado. Strong generalist skills in assessment and time-limited solution focused individual, couples, and group counseling. Excellent case management skills, considerable knowledge and experience in consulting/crisis intervention, workshop presentation, and training/supervision of graduate students or hourly clinical staff. Must also possess good oral, written and interpersonal skills.

Experience: Ed.D., PhD., or Psy.D. in Counseling or Counseling/Clinical Psychology. Licensed/license eligible as a Psychologist in the State of Colorado. An experienced clinician with generalist skills in assessment and time-limited solution focused individual, couples and group counseling are required. Excellent case management skills, considerable knowledge and experience in consulting/crisis intervention, workshop presentations and training/supervision of professional and administrative staff. Must also possess excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills. Preferred qualifications: Minimum of one-year full-time experience with a University Counseling Center.

Certification/Licensing: Position requires licensure/licensure eligibility as a psychologist.

Ability: Strong, specialized skills are required to perform the following clinical responsibilities:
• Must be able to perform psychological evaluation
• Must have DSM-V experience and ability to diagnose
• Must be able to develop appropriate treatment plans
• Must be able to make appropriate referrals
• Must be able to maintain confidentiality
• Must know state legal codes and professional ethical codes related to mental health
• Must be able to develop and deliver outreach programming
• Must have short-term therapy knowledge and skills

Additional:
• Must have basic computers skills and have ability to us Microsoft Office programs
• Must have excellent customer service skills.

Individual must be able to function well under stress, like working with college students, and work as a team player with other members of the department and the university.

 
COMPENSATION

Annual salary is $65,000. Benefits available include health, dental, vision, life and long-term disability insurance, as well as a selection of several defined contribution retirement plans. Dependents and spouses of UNC Employees who are employed at 0.5 FTE or above are eligible for undergraduate dependent tuition grants of up to 50%. These tuition grants will cover in-state tuition charges. Further requirements may exist. Other benefits may be available based on position.

APPLICATION MATERIALS


Attach resume or curriculum vitae, cover letter, and a list of references electronically.