Clinical Psychologist

Columbia University,

Columbia Health - Counseling and Psychological Services
Last Posted:

Fri, Oct 6th, '17


Open until filled

Start Date:


Last Updated:

Fri, Oct 6th, '17

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  • Full Time

Columbia Health is among the nation's largest and most comprehensive student health programs.  Our Counseling and Psychological Services (CPS), staffed by over 4 dozen Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Social Workers, Postdoctoral Fellows, and Psychiatric Residents seeks a licensed psychologist to provide direct clinical services, including crisis intervention, diagnostic assessment, group therapy, psychoeducational programs and brief psychotherapy, to a highly diverse student population in the stimulating and dynamic academic environment of a leading research university located in the heart of New York City. A specialty in eating disorders is preferred, but all qualified applicants are encouraged to apply. Positions offer significant professional development opportunities, including in-service programs, support for conference attendance, and the opportunity to work with senior staff skilled in psychodynamic psychotherapy, CBT, ACT, trauma-informed interventions, and a broad range of other treatment modalities.



Ph.D. or Psy.D. in clinical psychology or Ph.D. in counseling psychology. Requires New York State license or eligible. Minimum 5 years related experience with a least 3 years’ acceptable clinical experience or completion of a fellowship in college mental health.  Additional years of experience are greatly preferred.  Strong clinical, diagnostic, interpersonal, and collaborative skills.  Demonstrated ability to work with serious psychopathology.  Some evening and on-call hours required.


Demonstrated experience and proficiency in working as part of an interdisciplinary eating disorders team

Experience and expertise in working with one or more of the following populations:  Students of Color, LGBTQ students, International Students, Student who are the first in their family to attend college

      College counseling background or related background in treating late adolescents and young adult

      Experience in the design and implementation of outreach and psychoeducational programs