The Carruth Center for Psychological and Psychiatric Services, a unit within the Division of Student Life at West Virginia University, is seeking applications for a Psychologist. The primary responsibility of the Psychologist is to provide brief counseling, psychotherapy and wellness programming to West Virginia University students.
In order to be successful in this position, the ideal candidate will:
Provide consultation and outreach to student clients and their families, WVU faculty/staff, and the University community.
Provide counseling and psychotherapy to individuals, groups and couples with diverse concerns.
Conduct intake evaluations, assessments, triages, consultation and crisis intervention services.
Participate in staffing the Carruth Center's after-hours crisis phone.
Completed required documentation on an electronic health record system, as well as quality assurance activities.
Provide clinical supervision to trainees and facilitate seminars on a variety of topics.
Facilitate student access and transition to appropriate mental health providers for ongoing pharmacologic and behavioral therapies as appropriate.
Work Hours: Varies
Completed doctoral degree in counseling or clinical psychology (e.g., Ph.D., Ed.D., or Psy.D.) from an APA-accredited program
Minimum of 800 hours - Supervised practica in providing psychological services, including adult outpatient individual counseling / therapy, group psychotherapy, and assessment.
One year, full-time - Pre-doctoral Internship that includes a primary rotation in adult outpatient counseling / therapy and counseling.
Experience providing substance use and co-occurring disorders counseling services including but not limited to assessment, treatment planning, short-term counseling, group therapy, psychoeducation,, case management and related outreach.
Specialized experience providing counseling services to international students including but not limited to assessment, treatment planning, short-term counseling, group therapy, psychoeducation, case management and related outreach.
Experience developing providing and evaluating outreach services on a university campus. (Including presentations and social media formats).
Specialized experience providing counseling services to LGBTQ+ students including but not limited to assessment, treatment planning, short-term counseling, group therapy, psychoeducation, case management and related outreach.
Strong Generalist clinical skills
Valid driver's license
Licensed Psychologist within the State of West Virginia, or license-eligible within eighteen months
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