Wesleyan University has approximately 2,900 undergraduate and 100 graduate students. The office of Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) operates on a weekday schedule of 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM with limited evening availability as well as 24/7 access through an on-call rotation. Outreach is included in the services provided and is essential to the CAPS program. CAPS provides education, consultation, and training services to student groups, faculty, and administrators.
Reporting to the director of CAPS, the part-time psychotherapist will provide individual and group psychotherapy for students presenting with a wide range of diagnoses, as well as consultation to students, administrators, faculty, and staff.
Provide individual and group psychotherapy for students presenting with a wide range of mental health concerns, as well as consultation to students, administrators, faculty, and staff.
Provide education, outreach, and training services to student groups, faculty, and administrators (deans, residence life, public safety, etc).
Work with student groups (and others) helping to effectively develop programs of interest.
Provide supervision to trainees.
Participate in on-call rotation.
Maintain clinical case files in accordance with legal, ethical, and professional standards.
Work one evening per week to meet the limited evening availability CAPS offers.
Complete special projects and other duties as assigned.
This position works 20 hours per week for 34 weeks per year.
Licensed Clinical or Counseling Psychologist (LP) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in CT, or eligible for immediate licensure in CT
Two years working with late adolescent/emerging adult population.
Demonstrated experience working with clients presenting with an array of psychiatric issues.
Experience and comfort working with clients from diverse backgrounds.
Demonstrated commitment to work within a diverse environment and interact openly with individuals of different backgrounds.
Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work a flexible schedule including some evenings.
Experience working in a university counseling setting.
Demonstrated experience working with clients from traditionally marginalized communities.
Wesleyan University, located in Middletown, Connecticut, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, age, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin, marital status, ancestry, present or past history of mental disorder, learning disability or physical disability, political belief, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or non-position-related criminal record. We welcome applications from women and historically underrepresented minority groups. Inquiries regarding Title IX, Section 504, or any other non-discrimination policies should be directed to: Antonio Farias, VP for Equity & Inclusion, Title IX and ADA/504 Officer, 860-685-4771, email@example.com.
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Wesleyan University is a highly selective private liberal arts university with a student body of 3000 undergraduates and 200 graduate students.