Kansas State is seeking a Psychologist, to provide a variety of psychological services for the university population.Information about the Department:
Kansas State University Counseling Services is a comprehensive counseling service located on the Manhattan campus. We have a staff of 21 people including marriage and family therapist, psychologists, outreach specialist, psychology interns, practicum students, support staff, and other professional staff. We are an APA accredited training site for pre-doctoral psychology interns and a practicum site for students in K-State's Marriage and Family Therapy program. The mission of the service is to support the educational goals of students through the process of decision-making, crisis intervention, and personal skill building. Education and prevention are a major part of the agency purpose. See our website at http://www.k-state.edu/counseling and our online community at http://www.universitylifecafe.k-state.edu.Diversity and Inclusion: Kansas State University embraces diversity, and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university established the Office of Diversity, led by the associate vice provost for diversity and a dedicated staff. Additionally, each college has a designated Diversity Point Person to provide insight and guidance.
Kansas State University received the prestigious Higher Education Excellence in Diversity, or HEED, award from Insight Into Diversity magazine for the past three years. Multicultural students account for 15 percent of our student population, a university record and continuing trend.Job Description:
- Providing short term individual, couple, and group therapy
- Conducting initial assessments, intakes, and crisis sessions
- Providing referrals and bridging care to the community as needed
- Supervision and training for doctoral interns
- Consulting with students, faculty, and staff regarding mental health issues; participating in outreach activities to the campus community
- Providing service to the campus community
- Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Counseling Psychology or Clinical Psychology from a APA-accredited or equivalent educational program.
- One or more years of work experience in clinical services after being awarded the doctoral degree.
- Qualified for psychology licensure by the State of Kansas Behavioral Sciences Board. Licensure in Kansas to be obtained within a negotiated time frame.
- Two or more years of work experience as a licensed psychologist
- Experience in one or more of the following areas: providing clinical supervision; familiarity with APA-accredited traIning
- Experience in psychological assessments
- Training/experience with alcohol/substance abuse issues
- Minimum of one year of work related experience at a college/university counseling center
- Experience in brief/solution focused therapy techniques
- Demonstrated competency in providing bilingual therapy