Staff Psych and Coordinator of Eating Disorder Treatment Services

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Job Description Summary: Job ID: 5241 - FT -  Unclassified (salaried)

Overview of Position

The Psychologist/Coordinator of Eating Disorder Treatment Services: (1) performs the duties of a psychologist, providing generalist clinical services to students; training and supervisory services to mental health trainees; and consultation services to faculty,  staff, students and parents; (2) provides expert clinical services specifically developed to meet the needs of students experiencing disordered eating and other health related conditions;  (3) coordinates the development and delivery of psycho-educational programming to the university community on disordered eating related topics; and (4) coordinates consultation services relative to the needs of students with disordered eating conditions.   


Duties/Physical Demands: Position Responsibilities

“Psychologist” responsibilities:

• Provides multi-culturally informed psychological services, including psychological, substance use, and attention problem evaluations, and individual and group counseling and psychotherapy to Miami University students presenting a wide range of mental health concerns.

• Intervenes in crisis and emergency situations of a mental health nature with students, including after hours on-call responsibilities.   

• Consults with faculty, staff, students, families, and other professionals regarding the mental health needs of students.

• Initiates and responds to requests to provide psycho-educational programming to various groups within the university community.

• Provides clinical supervision and training of staff, psychology interns within the SCS APA-accredited psychology internship training program, and other trainees such as doctoral and masters level students from Miami’s APA-accredited Clinical Psychology Training Program, commensurate with the psychologist’s licensure status.

• Maintains clinical records and provides clinical documentation and communication with external practitioners as necessary for ethical clinical treatment.

• Attends and participates in clinical staff meetings, consultations, and professional development.

• Assumes responsibility for other assignments including serving on divisional and university committees.

“Coordinator” and Administrative Responsibilities:

The Coordinator of Eating Disorder Treatment Services takes a leadership role in visioning, developing and coordinating the implementation of departmental clinical, consultative, and programming services to students experiencing disordered eating and other health related conditions.  The Coordinator also provides leadership in implementing consultative services to the broader university on issues of disordered eating and related health concerns, including chairing the Eating Disorders Management Team, and participation on other divisional and University committees.  Additionally, this position provides expertise in training and supervision of mental health trainees especially in the treatment of eating disorder and other health related conditions.


Minimum Qualifications: Requirements:

Completion of at least all course work for a doctoral degree in counseling or clinical psychology prior to the start date (no later than August 1, 2018) from an APA-accredited doctoral training program and completed an APA-approved internship.  License-eligible as a psychologist in Ohio within two years of start date. Demonstrated interest and experience in providing clinical and psycho-educational programming services to university students. Demonstrated interest and experience in the provision of clinical services to individuals struggling  with disorder eating and related health conditions. Demonstrated ability to work independently, work well in a team setting, and serve in leadership roles.


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Posted: 2/5/2018
Application Due: 4/6/2018
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