Staff Clinician - Counseling and Mental Health Service-18001787

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Staff Clinician - Counseling and Mental Health Service-18001787

Tufts University Counseling And Mental Health Service (CMHS) is a division of tufts department of health and wellness, which also includes tufts health service and tufts health promotion. The department contributes to the educational mission of the university through a variety of activities devoted to prevention, intervention, and consultation. Serving a diverse student body of approximately 6000 undergraduate and graduate students, CMHS is committed to providing a safe and welcoming environment which is inclusive and culturally informed. We are a multicultural team with an ongoing focus on deepening our understanding of the intersectional identities of all members of our community. We bring energy and a collaborative approach to the provision of brief counseling and psychiatric services. In addition, we are active on campus doing training, outreach and liaison work, as well as consulting to the tufts community of students, parents, faculty, and staff regarding students of concern. We also provide crisis intervention and emergency on-call services to the campus community in the event of a mental health crisis.

The Staff Clinician position entails the provision of a full range of psychological services to the Tufts University community. The successful candidate will possess specific training and experience working with diverse populations including, but not limited to African American and other students of color, LGBTQIA students, as well as students of different ethnicities and immigration histories. This position includes providing clinical services including assessment, individual, couples, and group counseling, and crisis intervention, as well as liaison/outreach activities, and community consultation. The position also includes participation in 24-hour emergency on-call rotations, involving telephone and/or face-to-face after hours evaluations when necessary. Participation and presentations in psycho-educational programs and other campus activities is also required.
Basic Requirements:

  • Current LICSW and Master's Degree or higher in Social Work OR Doctorate in Psychology and Current Massachusetts Psychologist Provider license.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Demonstrated experience and competence working with multicultural populations, including students of color, international students, LGBT+ students, and others. Bilingual candidates urged to apply.
  • Demonstrated expertise with brief treatment models in college counseling, including CBT and DBT.
  • Experience running groups.
  • Experience treating a full range of clinical issues including alcohol and substance abuse, eating disorders and body image, depression and anxiety, sexual assault, relationship violence, and self-injury.
  • More than 1 year of experience in a college counseling setting is preferred.

Special Work Schedule Requirements:
Must participate in 24 hour emergency on-call rotation and occasional additional evening or weekend activities

An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.

Equal Opportunity Employer – minority/females/veterans/disability/sexual orientation/gender identity.

Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Medford/Somerville
Job: Clinical
Organization: Health Services
Employee Status: Regular
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Oct 30, 2018, 8:28:33 AM





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Posted: 10/31/2018
Application Due: 12/30/2018
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