The Psychotherapist provides culturally-competent counseling, assessment, crisis intervention, and referral services for university students. He/she/they also participates in psychoeducational activities that address studentsâ™ needs, and consults with faculty and staff regarding studentsâ™ concerns. The Psychotherapist must work exceptionally well with students of color, LGBTQ students, international students, and other under-represented students and communities on campus; and have a sophisticated understanding of how intersectionality, privilege, and socioeconomic status relate to the mental health of a global student community.
This is a 10-month, 5 days per week ( 0.83 FTE) position with full benefits, and paid relocation costs.
Licensed, immediately license eligible, or license eligible within 12 months of start date.
Current interns and post-doctoral fellows are invited to apply.
Social Worker (MSW):
Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW), licensed or immediately license eligible.
Currently credentialed Licensed Clinical Social Workers (LCSW) will be considered if they will be eligible for their LICSW within 12 months of start date.
Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC); licensed or immediately license eligible.
Exceptional skills in working with diverse students, a diverse counseling staff, and demonstrated commitment to social justice.
Ability to work with a team; excellent communication skills with peers as well as clients.
Experience with and skills working within a short-term therapy model
Experience in a university counseling center (strongly preferred).
Bilingual or multilingual counseling skills.
Skills, knowledge, and experience specifically focused on the needs of students of color, students from indigenous communities, LGBTQ students, international students, students from diverse religious affiliations (Muslim, Hindu, Buddhist, and others), undocumented students, or first generation college students on a university campus.
Applicants from under-represented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.
Materials for Application
Criminal and Education
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Counseling and Psychological Services
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Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
Internal Number: REQ142822
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Located in historic Providence, Rhode Island and founded in 1764, Brown University is the seventh-oldest college in the United States. Brown is an independent, coeducational Ivy League institution comprising undergraduate and graduate programs, plus the Alpert Medical School, School of Engineering, Executive Master of Healthcare Leadership and the IE Brown Executive MBA.