The Psychotherapist provides therapy services to University of Minnesota students who seek care at the Boynton Mental Health Clinic. He/she may serve as a consultant for other providers at Boynton Health and for the faculty and staff of the University community. The Psychotherapist must abide by the by-laws of the Boynton Health and policies or regulations as established by the Medical staff, the Regents of the University of Minnesota and the laws of the State of Minnesota.
Complete diagnostic assessments and conduct individual, couples and group therapies within a short term therapy model.
Perform triage assessments and provide urgent counseling sessions for students presenting to the Mental Health Clinic.
Maintain appropriate documentation in the electronic health record for all clinical work.
Provide consultation to Boynton Health medical staff and University staff and faculty regarding student mental health issues.
Develop and present (as requested) educational and outreach programs relating to student and community mental health for Boynton Health and the University community.
Participate in planning, implementation, updating and evaluation of programs and policies of the Mental Health Clinic.
Participate in Boynton Health and University-wide committees if assigned.
Attend continuing education programs to maintain licensure, expand clinical skills and contribute to the field of mental health.
Masters degree in Clinical Social Work or Counseling
Licensed in the State of Minnesota (LICSW or LPCC)
We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, and individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.
Proven ability to provide individual and group therapy to our growing community of international students. We are especially interested in finding a clinician who has demonstrated experience reaching out to students from the Pacific Rim, South Asia, and the Middle East. Language skills, for instance Mandarin or Arabic, would be a great asset.
At least two years practice in a mental health facility.
The University of Minnesota, founded in the belief that all people are enriched by understanding, is dedicated to the advancement of learning and the search for truth; to the sharing of this knowledge through education for a diverse community; and to the application of this knowledge to benefit the people of the state, the nation, and the world.