Licensed Master's Level Psychotherapist (LCSW or LMFT)/Muslim Outreach Specialist

Stanford University,

Counseling and Psychological Services
Last Posted:

Tue, Aug 8th, '17


Position open until filled

Start Date:


Last Updated:

Tue, Aug 8th, '17

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  • Part Time

This is a .8 part time position

Note: Not all unique aspects of the job are covered by this job description

If you are ready to work for an organization that nurtures diversity, respect, professional development and a comfortable work-life fit, we invite you to explore this opportunity and apply online for the position of Social Worker/Muslim Specialist for the Vaden Health Center. The preferred candidate will have expertise working with Muslim student populations and understanding of how devotion and faith practice can impact mental health and well-being.


Provide individual, couples, and/or group counseling and psychotherapy, crisis intervention, clinical consultation, and outreach programming. 

  • Develop campus outreach to student groups and community resource centers and participate in educational programming and additional program development.
    • Participate as a liaison to The Markaz: Resource Center, Bechtel International Center, and the Office of Religious Life. This will include attending meetings, developing activities and programming in collaboration with center staff, and facilitating student workshops and discussions.
  • Provide a wide range of direct clinical services to students, and work with faculty and administrators in consultation, outreach, and other collaborative initiatives.
  • Provide comprehensive outpatient mental health services and programs to a diverse student population with a specific focus on clinical and outreach services to Muslim student communities.
  • Conduct phone triage and schedule students for intake, medical evaluation, or referral to outside provider.
  • Provide intake evaluations, individual brief therapy, couples and group therapy, and psycho-educational groups.
  • Provide crisis assessment, intervention, and management to students of concern or in crisis; assess need for higher level care.
  • Evaluate and respond to emergency situations; provide consultation to campus for urgent/crisis situations.
  • Track students of concern or requiring higher levels of care, participate in discharge planning, and manage referrals.
  • Participate in center meetings and development activities; complete special projects as assigned
  • Conduct seminar/rotation training.
* - Other duties may also be assigned


Experience a culture of excellence.

Stanford University, located in the heart of California’s Silicon Valley, is one of the world’s leading teaching and research universities. Since its opening in 1891, Stanford has been dedicated to finding solutions for the betterment of humanity and for preparing students for leadership in a complex world.

To foster the talents and aspirations of our 10,000 staff, Stanford offers career development programs, competitive pay that reflects market trends and benefits that increase financial stability and promote healthy, fulfilling lives. Stanford offers an exceptional setting for professionals looking to advance their careers.


Education & Experience:

Master's degree in social work or psychology or related field and two years post-degree experience.

Preferred Qualifications:
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Certifications and Licenses:
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker in California.


Job Code: 4600
Grade: G
Exemption: Exempt
Appointment Duration: (Continuing)


A formal letter of interest, current resume/vita, a list of three current professional references with contact information and three letters of recommendation