Announcement is hereby made for three (3) full-time,
12-month, temporary appointments beginning the spring 2022 semester; one
position is available at each of the college’s campuses: Ammerman Campus
(Selden), Michael J. Grant Campus (Brentwood), and Eastern Campus
(Riverhead). Suffolk County Community College is an open admissions
institution committed to serving a diverse student population in a variety of
degree and career programs.
This is a Unit III position covered under the Faculty
Association of Suffolk County Community College collective bargaining agreement
with the College.
The campus Coordinator of Mental Health Services reports
to the Assistant Dean of Student Services/Director of Counseling for day-to-day
oversight of work duties with a dotted line to College Director of Mental
Health & Wellness Services for clinical supervision and programmatic
- Provide culturally
informed short-term individual mental health counseling to
- Consult with faculty and
staff regarding students of concern with potential mental health
- Contribute to the
development, planning and implementation of psychoeducational workshops,
mental health awareness events and other outreach programs for a diverse
population using an equity and inclusion framework.
- Serve as a member of
campus and college committees meeting about students of
- Develop external
referral sources and direct students to off-campus agencies and mental
- Evaluate and assess
students in crisis and provide appropriate intervention.
- Create and present
culturally informed workshops for students on relevant mental health topics.
- Provide training to
others in the college community regarding dealing with students
experiencing mental health issues.
- Maintain accurate and
timely documentation of all clinical interactions and consultations in our
electronic medical records system.
- Perform case management
and administrative responsibilities in support of clinical work.
- Perform other duties as
Required: Possess a minimum of a Master’s Degree in social work or mental health counseling. Full NYS licensure as a psychologist, clinical social worker, or mental health counselor. At least one year of full-time experience providing direct psychological services and or mental health counseling services to students or the general public.
Preferred: A Ph.D. in Counseling or Clinical Psychology. Experience providing direct psychological services to students in a college setting. Experience using an electronic medical records system. Commitment to working with diverse and marginalized populations, as demonstrated by past experience. Bilingual (Spanish/English speaking preferred).