Duties and Responsibilities:
Under the supervision of the Director of Student Health and Counseling Services. The Post Doctoral Fellow provides individual, couples, and group therapy to clients; administers and interprets psychological assessments; participates in weekly staff meetings; participates in consultation and outreach including preventive presentations, training and supervision of graduate trainees, workshops and programs. this position will have opportunities to work with athletic teams and student athletes. Provides services in a 24 hour crisis intervention program; serves on call periodically, responds to emergencies; supervises interns in an APA accredited internship; supervises practicum students. Conducts seminars for trainees as needed or assigned. This position will also involve weekend and evening duties including carrying the counseling center cell phone which is rotated among staff.
ABOUT UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS
The University of Memphis is located in Memphis, TN. With a metropolitan area population of just over one million, Memphis is one of the South's largest and most attractive cities. As a primary medical, educational, communication, distribution and transportation center, Memphis offers a rich and full range of research opportunities and cultural experiences. The city, known worldwide for its musical heritage, has many fine restaurants, museums, art galleries, and theaters, as well as one of the nation's largest urban park systems. Clusters of stately old homes dot the city. Annual events include the Liberty Bowl Football Classic, the Memphis in May International Festival, and the Federal Express Golf Classic. The medical complex in Memphis is the South's largest and one of the nation's foremost centers of medical research.
The University's modern and beautifully landscaped campus is centrally located in an attractive residential area of Memphis, with shopping, recreation and entertainment centers nearby. In addition to the main campus facilities, the University has research and athletic training facilities and married student housing on the Park Avenue Campus, as well as teaching sites throughout West Tennessee including the newly acquired Lambuth Campus in Jackson, TN.