Professional Counselor II

Employer
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
Location
78412

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Administrative Jobs
Student Affairs, Counseling
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Details




Job Title
Professional Counselor II

Agency
Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi

Department
University Counseling Center

Proposed Minimum Salary
Commensurate

Job Location
Corpus Christi, Texas

Job Type
Staff

Job Description
Description:
  • The Professional Counselor II, is responsible for providing psychological treatment and crisis intervention to Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi students, consultation and outreach services to the Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi community, clinical supervision to practicum/intern trainees, coordination of a designated program area, and specialized counseling services consistent with area(s) of clinical expertise.

Responsibilities:
  • Provide professional counseling services including intake and clinical assessment, crisis intervention, treatment planning, brief individual and group counseling, consultation, and referrals.
  • Maintain documentation of services within electronic medical records system in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Provide triage counselor-on-duty services. Participate in weekly case conferences and informal case consultation to coordinate client care. Obtain professional consultation when appropriate.
  • Provide consultation and outreach services to students, campus and community members related to mental health issues and student concerns.
  • Provide clinical supervision to practicum trainees and interns.
  • Provide coordination of designated program area (e.g., Outreach Program, Training Program, TAO/tele-mental health, Group Program, Relaxation Room, Student Veterans).
  • Provide specialized counseling services consistent with area(s) of expertise (e.g., trauma, multicultural, LGBTQ, veterans, athletes, AOD, eating disorders).
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:
  • Master's degree in field of psychology or related field.
  • Eligible for licensure in the State of Texas as a Licensed Professional Counselor.
  • One (1) years professional experience in a counseling service agency.
  • Demonstrated competency in providing short-term counseling, crisis intervention, and triage services to adolescents or young adults in an outpatient clinical setting.
  • Experience in assessment and intervention of individuals with a range of disorders and serious mental health concerns, including trauma and life-threatening crises.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (oral and written).
  • Knowledge and experience with Electronic Medical Records systems.
  • Multicultural awareness and competency.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Texas.
  • Three (3) or more years of professional counseling experiences with adolescents and/or adults in an outpatient setting.
  • Experience providing counseling services as a professional staff member in a university setting.
  • Experience providing clinical supervision to master's level counseling trainees.
  • Demonstrated program development and management skills.
  • Advanced clinical training and experience in specialized area or population (e.g., trauma survivors, LGBTQ, AOD, student veterans, student athletes, eating disorders).



All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution's verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution's procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.


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Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi offers a variety of employment opportunities. TAMU-CC is a vibrant, Hispanic Serving Doctoral Research Institution that combines a heritage of teaching excellence with innovation in research and community engagement. We are the only University in the nation located on its own island with palm trees lining pathways throughout the 240-acre campus. Texas A&M Corpus Christi is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action / Veterans / Disability Employer.

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