The University of Michigan Counseling & Psychological
Services (CAPS), a unit within Student Life, is seeking candidates to fill 3
full-time positions. We continue to grow to meet the needs of the student
body. CAPS is a university counseling
center that serves a diverse student body of approximately 44,000 students. We
are a multicultural, multidisciplinary, and multi-theoretical staff striving to
provide culturally competent clinical services, outreach programming, and
training opportunities. We are a counseling center that affirms diversity,
condemns oppression in every form, and encourages the utilization of our
services by all students, including those that might be reluctant to receive
standard/traditional forms of treatment. To this end, we seek to provide a
safe, welcoming and affirming environment for all. CAPS is accredited by the International
Association of Counseling Services (IACS), and the doctoral internship is
accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA).
These positions can be filled by a psychologist or social
worker. Starting date is negotiable, but ideally by August 6, 2018.
Responsibilities for all positions include: individual and group counseling, consultation
with faculty and staff, outreach and liaison services, crisis intervention, and
active involvement in all training programs including supervision of trainees,
and educational activities. CAPS employees are strong generalists in the areas
of solution-focused clinical work, group treatment, training and supervision of
social work, psychiatry, and psychology trainees, and
outreach/education/community engagement work, all within a college student
mental health setting.
is especially interested in continuing to build and maintain a culturally
diverse staff dedicated to working in a multicultural environment.
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