Clinical Case Manager

American University,

Counseling Center
Last Posted:

Thu, Jan 7th, '21


Preference will be given to applicants who submit their application by the 22nd of January.

Start Date:

Late spring, early summer

Last Updated:

Thu, Jan 7th, '21

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  • Full Time

The Clinical Case Manager promotes the academic, social, and emotional well-being of students by providing clinical case management, referral assistance, crisis intervention, consultation, outreach, and participation in rotation of after-hours emergency coverage. The Clinical Case Manager also assists with the Counseling Center’s training program, and participates in activities throughout the university.


American University (AU) is a private, coed, institution with a liberal arts curriculum and a predominantly residential undergraduate population. AU also has several large graduate programs, including a law school, a business school, and a prominent school of international service. The Counseling Center operates within the Office of Campus Life and is accredited by the International Association of Counseling Services (IACS). The Counseling Center has a rich training program, including an APA-Accredited predoctoral internship program.

Region Description:

American University is located in Washington DC, the nation's capital and an area rich in cultural, recreational, civic, and educational resources.


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.


Commensurate with experience 


* Letter of interest

* CV or resume demonstrating how candidate meets qualifications

* Three references