| |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 Health Sciences Center students. The incumbent will report directly to the Director of the Carruth Center and will have an indirect report to the Associate Vice President for Health Science Center Academic Affairs.
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 Health Sciences Center student access and transition to appropriate mental health providers for ongoing pharmacologic and behavioral therapies as appropriate.
- Work collaboratively with University officials to establish suicide prevention and risk reduction strategies.
- Provide strategic consultation to HSC leadership and other campus collaborators to develop and support varios HSC-wide initiatives promoting student health, resilience and wellness.
- Assure wellness activities are available to HSC students based at regional campuses, traveling to regional campuses and other venues as necessary.
Work Hours: Varies
First consideration will be given to applications received by May 4, 2017.
- Completed doctoral degree in counseling or clinical psychology (e.g., Ph.D., Ed.D., or Psy.D.) from an APA-accredited program
- A minimum of 800 hours in supervised practica in providing psychological services, including:
- Adult outpatient individual counseling/therapy
- Group psychotherapy
- At least one (1) year of a full-time Predoctoral Internship in an APA-accredited Professional Psychology program that includes a primary rotation in adult outpatient counseling/therapy and counseling
- Ability to use Microsoft Office suite
- Background check
- Valid driver's license
- Licensed Psychologist within the State of West Virginia, or license-eligible within eighteen months
At West Virginia University, we pride ourselves on a tireless endeavor for achievement. We are home to some of the most passionate, innovative minds in the country who push their limits for the sake of progress, constantly moving the world forward. Our students, faculty and staff make this institution one of the best out there, and we are proud to stand as one voice, one university, one WVU. Find out more about your opportunities as a Mountaineer at http://hr.wvu.edu/
West Virginia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff and students, and invites applications from all qualified individuals, including minorities, females, individuals with disabilities and veterans.
Job Posting: Apr 20, 2017
Posting Classification: Non-Classified
Exemption Status: Exempt
Benefits Eligible: Yes