Staff Psychologist - Metropolitan State University of Denver in Denver Colorado

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Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, Colorado 80217

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Staff Psychologist provides individual and group psychotherapy, and crisis intervention at a college counseling center.


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 transgendered 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, (if license-eligible; licensure must be completed within one year of hire;)
Two years previous experience post-doctoral as a mental health practitioner;
previous experience with supervision of mental health trainees;
experience with brief and short-term models of psychotherapy.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with substance abuse prevention and intervention;
experience and expertise in working with diverse populations;
experience in conducting outreach presentations;
strong oral and written communication skills; strong commitment to building 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,

In order for you file to be considered complete you must submit copies of your transcripts. If you are unable to attach them at the time of your application you will need to submit them via e-mail, fax or mail.
Fax: 303-556-4760
Mail: Dr. Steve Lee
Search chair E 634
Counseling Center
MSU Denver
P.O. Box 173362, CB 5
Denver, CO 80217-3362

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
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