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Areas of Intereset: Healthcare
Department: Counseling and Psych Services
Requisition Number: 12136
Location: Boulder, Colorado
Employment Type: University Staff
Schedule: Full-Time
Posting Close Date: 20-Aug-2018

Job Summary

The Clinical Manager will be responsible for supervising an interdisciplinary team of providers responsible for providing mental health care to CU students. The Manager will serve as the formal supervisor of a team of clinicians, oversee providers’ performance and productivity, and complete annual performance evaluations for team members. The Manager will also serve on Student Affairs and University committees as needed.

This position provides direct mental health services to university students, including individual and group psychotherapy, crisis intervention, and clinical case management. The position ensures accurate and timely EHR documentation of the assessment, treatment and referral processes as they occur. The position may also provide clinical supervision to mental health trainees as assigned.

The Manager collaborates with other campus departments as is appropriate for the treatment of CAPS patients and ensures that issues of Diversity and Social Justice are considered in all assessment, treatment, referral, and training services provided.

Who We Are

Counseling and Psychiatric Services (CAPS) offers confidential, on-campus mental health and psychiatric services for a variety of concerns such as academics, anxiety, body image, depression, relationships, substance use and more.

What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be

Clinical Services

  • Provide individual and group psychotherapy, crisis intervention, triage/walk-in, workshops, telehealth sessions/screenings, and consultation/outreach presentations to students, faculty, staff, and parents. Services are primarily offered within a brief therapy framework.
  • Give at least one therapy group/workshop to students each semester.
  • Maintain accurate and timely documentation via the EHR. Provides clinical supervision to CAPS trainees as assigned.
  • Serve as part of the after-hours crisis rotation for campus and ProtoCall after-hours calls.

Team Supervision

  • Supervise the Clinical Team to ensure adherence to department’s policy, procedure, and productivity standards.
  • Provide clinical supervision to CAPS trainees as assigned.
  • Complete annual performance evaluations for team members.
  • Provide urgent or emergency consultation and support to clinical team members during patient crisis situations.

Administrative & Program Development

  • Work with the Associate Director of Clinical Services to develop and expand CAPS group and workshop programs based on the changing needs and trends of CU Boulder students.
  • Complete clinical documentation, case management and case disposition.
  • Work with the Associate Director of Clinical Services to develop and update clinical forms, templates, and procedures and policies to ensure high quality of care.
  • Represent CAPS as a liaison to at least one department on campus.
  • Coordinate special projects for areas of responsibility.
  • Attend staff meetings and other CAPS meetings.
  • Participate in campus committees or meetings as assigned.
  • Represent CAPS in other campus meetings on mental health issues.
  • Other duties as assigned.

What You Should Know

This position will serve as part of the after-hours crisis rotation for campus and ProtoCall after-hours calls.

What We Can Offer

Anticipated Starting Salary is $80,000 commensurate with experience


The University of Colorado offers excellent benefits, including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder.

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What We Require

  • Licensed as a Psychologist in the state of CO by date of hire.
  • Completion of an APA accredited program.
  • Minimum of 2 years of professional experience providing psychotherapy and psychological assessment in a mental health setting as a licensed clinician.
  • Experience providing group and individual supervision.
  • Experience with range of clinical issues, ranging from developmental issues to more serious psychopathology.
  • Experience providing brief therapy.
  • Eligible for clinical privileges as determined by the Department’s Credentialing and Privileging Department.
  • At least one year of program development experience.

What You Will Need

  • Demonstrated multicultural competence and commitment to a multicultural organizational development.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.

What We Would Like You To Have

  • Five years of individual & group supervision experience in a mental health setting.
  • Two years post-degree experience providing clinical supervision to mental health trainees.
  • Completion of an APA internship.
  • Experience conducting sessions in Spanish, Mandarin or Arabic.
  • Experience working with minority, international students and/or underserved populations.
  • Experience working with eating disorders.

Special Instructions

To apply, please submit the following materials:

1. A current resume.

2. A cover letter that specifically addresses how your background and experience align with the requirements, qualifications and responsibilities of the position.

You will not be asked to upload references at this time.

Posting Contact Name: Boulder Campus Human Resources

Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

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Posted: 8/12/2018
Application Due: 8/13/2018
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