The Behavioral Health Counselor provides psychological service to the UCR campus. The primary responsibility of this position is to provide individual, couple, and group therapy to UCR students. This position also provides crisis intervention services; consults with students, staff, and faculty; and serves on University committees. The Behavioral Health Counselor will have an interest/expertise/focus providing services to various communities including LGBTQ+ communities and identities, Black/African Diaspora, Chicano/a and Latina/o/x, Asian and Pacific Islanders, and Diversity and Inclusion. Counseling & Psychological Services is a Student Health and Wellness Services department and shares the mission to raise awareness and facilitate action in developing lifelong health and wellness practices by UC Riverside students. This recruitment is for multiple career positions, differentiated by specialty area and focused on Diversity and Inclusion (1. LGBTQ+ communities and identities, 2. Black/African Diaspora, 3. Chicano/a and Latina/o/x, 4. Asian and Pacific Islanders 5. Clinicians focused on Diversity and Inclusion) . Please designate your selected specialty in your cover letter. A presentation will be required as part of the selection process. This recruitment is being run concurrently with an identical one for doctorate-level applicants. Please refer to iRecruit #201708030001.
A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is loca...ted approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.