The University of Maryland, Office of Academic Affairs, has an opportunity for a full-time Psychologist to join the Student Counseling Center. The selected candidates will work collaboratively as a member of a multidisciplinary Student Counseling Center team. The Psychologist provides initial clinical assessment, crisis intervention, consultation, and brief psychotherapy to a diverse population of primarily graduate and professional school students. Designs and implements psychoeducational programs and outreach activities for the campus community, including students, faculty, staff, campus organizations, related academic departments, and Student Affairs units.
UMB offers a comprehensive benefits package that prioritizes wellness, work/life balance, and professional development. This position participates in a retirement program that must be selected and is effective on your date of hire. Exempt regular staff receive a generous leave package that includes over 4 weeks of vacation accrued each year, paid holidays, unlimited accrual of sick time, and comprehensive health insurance; professional learning and development programs; tuition remission for employees and their dependents at any University System of Maryland school; and flexible work schedules and teleworking options (if applicable per job).
Provides initial clinical consultation, clinical assessment, crisis intervention, and brief psychotherapy to a diverse population of primarily graduate and professional school students.
Provides group counseling, both psychoeducational and process-oriented.
Provides peer consultation, as well as consultation to University faculty and staff regarding concerns about students and the campus environment.
Designs and implements psychoeducational programs and outreach activities for the campus community, including students, faculty, staff, campus organizations, related academic departments, and Student Affairs units.
Develops/participates in working relationships with other departments that share an interest in student wellness and personal development.
Participates in the shared governance of the University by serving on campus committees, task forces, and working groups.
Completes and maintains timely and accurate records in compliance with state laws and professional ethics codes.
Performs additional professional services based on individual skills and interests consistent with the center’s need.
Engages in professional development activities to maintain licensure/certification and qualify to supervise doctoral/masters level trainees.
Provides supervision to graduate students in the Training program.
Performs other potential duties as assigned by the Student Counseling Center’s Executive Director.
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Office of Academic
Affairs - Student Counseling Center
The Student Counseling Center provides professional
counseling and psychiatric services for currently enrolled full and part-time
UMB Students. Our goal is to help promote and maintain the emotional wellbeing
of UMB students and serve as a resource to the entire University community.
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