Mental Health Counselor/Psychotherapist

Job description

Job ID: 5291 - FT Temporary - Unclassified (salaried)

Overview of Position

The Mental Health Counselor/Psychotherapist (1) performs the duties of a psychotherapist, providing clinical mental health services to university students and consultation services to their families, faculty and staff, and (2) provides psycho-educational outreach and programming services, during the heavily demanded Fall and Spring semesters.

Specific Position Responsibilities

  1. Provides multi-culturally informed generalist mental health counseling services, including general mental health, substance use, and attention problem screenings and individual and group counseling and psychotherapy to Miami University students presenting a wide range of mental health concerns during the heavily demanded Fall and Spring Semesters.
  2. Intervenes in crisis and emergency situations of a mental health nature with students, including some after hours on-call responsibilities.
  3. Consults with families, faculty, staff and other professionals regarding the mental health needs of students.
  4. Provides psycho-educational programming to various groups within the university community.
  5. May provide training of staff, psychology interns within the SCS’ APA-accredited psychology internship training program, and other mental health trainees, commensurate with the staff member’s licensure status.
  6. Maintains clinical records and provides clinical documentation and communication with external practitioners as necessary for ethical clinical treatment.
  7. Attends and participates in clinical staff meetings and consultations.
  8. Assumes responsibility for other administrative duties as assigned including possibly serving on departmental, divisional, and university committees.

 

Duties/Physical Demands:

Specific Position Responsibilities

  

  1. Provides multi-culturally informed generalist mental health counseling services, including general mental health, substance use, and attention problem screenings and individual and group counseling and psychotherapy to Miami University students presenting a wide range of mental health concerns during the heavily demanded Fall and Spring Semesters.
  2. Intervenes in crisis and emergency situations of a mental health nature with students, including some after hours on-call responsibilities.
  3. Consults with families, faculty, staff and other professionals regarding the mental health needs of students.
  4. Provides psycho-educational programming to various groups within the university community.
  5. May provide training of staff, psychology interns within the SCS’ APA-accredited psychology internship training program, and other mental health trainees, commensurate with the staff member’s licensure status.
  6. Maintains clinical records and provides clinical documentation and communication with external practitioners as necessary for ethical clinical treatment.
  7. Attends and participates in clinical staff meetings and consultations.
  8. Assumes responsibility for other administrative duties as assigned including possibly serving on departmental, divisional, and university committees.

 

Minimum Qualifications:

Required:

The Mental Health Counselor/Psychotherapist has earned a minimum of a masters degree in an appropriate accredited mental health training program (social work, mental health counseling, psychology, etc.) and is independently licensed or licensed eligible in Ohio within one’s field of training.  ABD and unlicensed psychology post-doctoral trainees are also encouraged to apply.

 

 

The University is committed to equal opportunity, affirmative action, and eliminating discrimination and harassment. Miami University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, military status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or protected veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, programs or employment practices.  Requests for reasonable accommodations/or disabilities related to employment should be directed to [email protected] or 513-529-3560.  Miami University's Annual Security and Fire Safety Report with information on campus crime, fires, and safety may be found at: http://miamioh.edu/campus-safety/annual-report/. Hard copy available upon request. A criminal background check is required. All campuses are smoke and tobacco free campuses.

 

 

 

 

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Job No: 5291
Posted: 2/28/2018
Application Due: 4/29/2018
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