Staff Psychologist - Metropolitan State University of Denver in Denver Colorado

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Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, Colorado 80217


United States
(A00541)

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Detailed Job Description

Provides individual and group psychotherapy, and crisis intervention at a university counseling center.

Duties/Responsibilities

Provides individual, group, initial evaluation, and crisis intervention to a diverse student body in the University’s Counseling Center; utilizing brief and short-term models of psychotherapy. Consults with faculty, staff, and student groups on a variety of mental health related issues. Provides supervision to graduate student trainees in mental health. Conducts outreach presentations on mental health and diversity topics to undergraduate classes and a variety of minority groups including gay, lesbian, bi-sexual, and transgender persons, the differently abled, and ethnically diverse populations. The successful candidate must have the ability to work with and be sensitive to the educational needs of a diverse urban population as well as conduct substance abuse assessments and interventions.

Required Qualifications

Doctorate in Counseling/Clinical Psychology, or closely related field;
Previous professional counseling experience in working with diverse populations;
Licensed or license-eligible as a Psychologist in Colorado, within one year of hire;
One year previous experience post-doctoral as a mental health practitioner;
Experience with brief and short-term models of psychotherapy.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with substance abuse prevention and intervention; Demonstrated experience in providing professional counseling experience to a variety of minority groups; Experience in conducting outreach presentations;
Strong oral and written communication skills;
Strong commitment to maintaining a team environment;
Strong interest in working in a Counseling Center environment;
Strong interest in interacting with the on-campus academic community.

Special Instructions to Applicants

IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system, www.msudenverjobs.com.

References refers to a list of three professional references and their contact information.

Copies of transcripts are required of all applicants. If you are unable to attach them at the time of application please submit them to Dr. Steven Lee at leestev@msudenver.edu by the application end date.

Official transcripts will be required of the candidate selected for hire.

Keyword Phrases

  • Counseling Center Office
  • Staff Psychologist
  • Diverse institution
  • Urban environment
  • Comprehensive college offering bachelors & masters
  • Counseling
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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
References
Transcripts