The Vassar College Counseling Service offers a 10 month, post-doctoral
fellowship in college counseling for a doctoral level clinical or
counseling psychologist. The fellowship provides an opportunity to gain
experience working with a diverse student population at Vassar College,
a residential, coeducational liberal arts college in Duchess County,
NY. We seek a fellow who is committed to providing creative,
collaborative, multi-cultural clinical service in a diverse college
environment. The fellow will receive post-doctoral hours and
supervision to meet New York State licensure requirements.
The fellow will build knowledge, sensitivity, and ability to work
with students from diverse backgrounds and will gain supervised
experience in each of the following areas: Brief individual
psychotherapy, group therapy, intake assessment, case management, crisis
intervention and emergency services, consultation, and inclusive
outreach programming. The Vassar College Counseling Service has a
strong group therapy program and typically offers 8-10 groups per
semester. The fellow will be expected to co-facilitate two therapy
groups with staff. Some evening and weekend hours should be expected,
especially involving crisis intervention and outreach activities.
Both individual and group supervision will be provided by licensed
psychologists and social workers who are staff members in the Counseling
ABOUT VASSAR COLLEGE
Located in the scenic Mid-Hudson Valley, Vassar College is a highly
selective, residential, coeducational liberal arts college. Vassar is
strongly committed to fostering a community that reflects the values of a
liberal arts education and to promoting an environment of equality,
inclusion and respect for difference. Vassar College is an affirmative
action, equal opportunity employer, and applications from members of
historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged.
Vassar College is a smoke free/tobacco free campus.