Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) University Counseling
Services invites applications for one, one-year, full time, Advanced Mental
Health Resident. This position will be housed at the Monroe Park Campus office
location and may involve some evening hours. This position entails working with
undergraduate, graduate, and health professional students. We are a dynamic
center committed to promoting diversity and inclusion and invite applicants who
share similar values.
General duties include initial assessments, brief individual therapy, group
therapy, crisis work, and consultation with university faculty and staff.
Services are currently provided both in-person and through telehealth.
Additional duties may include provision of supervision and outreach.
Supervision by a licensed senior staff professional will be provided.
Application review will begin March 1, 2024, and the position is open until
filled. Salary is $42,000 and includes a comprehensive benefits package. To
apply electronically, please submit your letter of interest, current vita, and
three references (one of whom is a current supervisor).
ABOUT VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY
Through our programs, services, and facilities, the Division
of Student Affairs at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) champions holistic
student development by fostering inclusive communities and providing dynamic,
integrative learning experiences that prepare our students to be thoughtfully
engaged contributors to the global community.
We believe all people are capable of great things. Complete alignment with all
criteria is UNCOMMON, and we welcome interested candidates to apply and share
their unique experiences and perspectives with us.
The selected candidate will find opportunities for professional growth and will
play a significant role in shaping the future of the Division of Student
Affairs(DSA), addressing the diverse needs of Virginia Commonwealth
University's students. DSA is dedicated to fostering the growth and potential
of its employees and is committed to building work environments that are
equitable and representative. Studies indicate that women and individuals from
underrepresented groups often apply only to roles where they meet all listed
qualifications. However, job descriptions are aspirational; no applicant
fulfills every requirement. We are most interested in finding the best
candidate for the job. DSA strongly encourages individuals from diverse
backgrounds and identities to apply, including but not limited to people of
color, women, individuals with disabilities, immigrants, members of the
LGBTQIA+ community, veterans, and those from low-income or working-class
VCU University Counseling Services has an APA-accredited doctoral internship in
health service psychology and a multidisciplinary training program. The
multidisciplinary staff of UCS includes full-time clinicians from the fields of
psychology, social work, and counseling. For additional information about
Virginia Commonwealth University and UCS, visit our web site at https://counseling.vcu.edu/.