Master's Degree in counseling, psychology, social work, or related field required. Licensed or license-eligible as a Social Worker, Professional Counselor, or other relevant licensure in the District of Columbia at the time of hire.
One year of case management experience in a mental health setting.
The incumbent must adhere to all relevant ethical, legal, and professional standards. Hiring offers for this position are contingent on the successful completion of a background check. American University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution that operates in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. The university does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, personal appearance, gender identity and expression, family responsibilities, political affiliation, source of income, veteran status, an individual’s genetic information or any other bases under federal or local laws (collectively "Protected Bases") in its programs and activities.
* Strong preference given to candidates 2+ years post-licensure with case management experience in a college/university counseling center.
* Understanding of human development and the promotion of healthy growth.
* Strong professional interest and experience working with a diverse student population including students of color, international students, students with disabilities, and first generation college students.
* Experience in providing referrals and case management with severe or potentially life-threatening psychological conditions.