The Associate Director/Training Director serves a critical role for the Counseling and Psychological Services. This position will create, manage, and operate all policies and procedures of clinical training and supervision of Doctoral Interns, Graduate Assistants and Trainees. The Associate Director/Training Director oversees all aspects of the training program at CPS, collaborates with the Assistant Training Director, chairs the training committee, and provides guidance to all CPS staff on clinical supervision. The Associate Director/Training Director is responsible for maintaining the American Psychological Association (APA) accredited doctoral psychology internship program and keeping the program in good standing such as creating a program that meets accreditation standards including timely evaluation of trainees and supervisors. This position is responsible for the recruitment of Doctoral Interns through the national matching program in compliance with APPIC standards. The Associate Director/Training Director is a licensed practitioner, a strong generalist in orientation, specialized and demonstrates competencies in clinical work and clinical training and supervision. The Associate/Clinical Director provides direct clinical services to students, including crisis management, and mental health consultation to students, faculty, and staff. The Associate Director/Training Director supervises the work of the Assistant Training Director and three Doctoral Interns. The Associate Director/Training Director is part of the executive committee of the center and works collaboratively with the executive committee in the strategic planning as well as the overall functions of the center. Reporting to the Director, this position requires an innovative leader who is able to build upon current initiatives and develop new pathways. This role is ideal for someone who is self-motivated, enjoys new challenges, and can succeed working independently as well as with a team. For more details, visit: https://www.ohiouniversityjobs.com/postings/47808
ABOUT OHIO UNIVERSITY
Counseling and Psychological Services (CPS) is a university counseling center located in
Athens, OH (ranked Best College Small Town, USATODAY). CPS is a dynamic part of the Division of Student Affairs and
is highly utilized by students and other campus constituents seeking a variety
of mental health services. CPS staff are cohesive, collegial, engaged, and
passionate about student mental health and wellbeing and social justice
matters. CPS runs a large training program comprised of psychology, counselor
education and social work trainees, as well as interns in our APA-accredited
doctoral internship program. CPS is an IACS accredited counseling center
committed to providing high quality and best standards of practice; the
clinical service, training, outreach, and professional development are informed
by research, regional needs, and benchmarking with national trends. CPS
identifies closely with OHIO’s values and the mission and strategic plan of the
Division of Student Affairs.
CPS Diversity Statement:
We commit to advocating for respect, dignity, and inclusion throughout the OHIO community. We acknowledge the impact of systemic oppression, discrimination, stereotypes, prejudice, marginalization, and social inequity on OHIO student and staff lives, including their mental health and well-being. We recognize that cultural and contextual variables (including power, privilege, multiple marginalization, and invisibility) impact mental health access, identity development, and overall well-being of OHIO students. We strive to continuously grow our individual and collective cultural awareness and humility to create a more culturally conscious and socially just climate within our center. We advocate and collaborate for cultural awareness and social justice within the larger OHIO community.
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