Collaborative Care Counselor

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Posting Information

Posting Information

Posting Number2020067Posting/Functional TitleCollaborative Care CounselorUniversity Pay Plan TitleCollaborative Care CounselorLocationSan MarcosDepartmentCounseling CenterRecruitment TypeOpen to AllJob TypeFull-TimeMonthly Salary$4,583.00Job Category ExemptRequired Qualifications: Applicants must specifically address how they meet these required qualifications to meet the requirements of the position.

Master’s degree or doctorate in counseling, social work, clinical psychology, counseling psychology or other degree that meets eligibility requirements in Texas for licensure as a Professional Counselor (LPC) or Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). Four years of full-time clinical experience following completion of the master’s degree or completion of a one-year full-time doctoral internship or one year of full-time postdoctoral experience as a professional counselor/social worker. At least one year of experience providing counseling/psychotherapy and related clinical services in the context of integrated health services/collaborative care/behavioral health. At least one year of experience working with a wide range of client problems and levels of severity. Completion of supervised hours for licensure by start date and licensure in Texas within 12 months of hire.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in a university counseling center. Experience working on a multidisciplinary team and providing mental health consultation to other professionals. Experience working with alcohol or other substance use problems. Strong interpersonal skills, ability to work in a high demand clinical setting, strong diagnostic and therapeutic skills, and emerging knowledge of psychopharmacology. Current licensure in Texas.

Job Description

The Counseling Center (CC) at Texas State University is seeking a full-time counselor/social worker to be housed in the Student Health Center (SHC). This position will work with SHC medical providers in a collaborative and consultative fashion in the treatment of commonly occurring student mental and behavioral health concerns. This clinician will provide clinical services, including triage, intake evaluations, individual psychotherapy, crisis intervention and referrals, to students seeking services at the SHC.

Job Duties

•Provide culturally competent, inclusive and ethical treatment to students with diverse mental health concerns
•Consult with SHC and CC staff regarding students seeking mental health services
•Provide education and training on mental health related issues to SHC staff, as requested
•Maintain current, accurate and timely clinical documentation in CC electronic record system in accordance with state/federal law, professional ethics and CC policies.
•Actively participate in staff meetings, Clinical Review, continuing education, and other meetings and events as assigned.

Additional Information to Applicants

Applications must include a cover letter detailing the training and employment experiences that qualify for the position, current curriculum vita, and three letters of reference.
Applicants invited for an on-site interview should be prepared to show proof of all education and any license/certifications.

Job Open Date10/16/2019Job Close Date (posting closes at midnight)Open Until FilledYesNormal Work DaysMonday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, FridayNormal Work Hours Start8:00AMNormal Work Hours End5:00PMPosting NoticesYOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO ELECTRONICALLY ATTACH A RESUME, COVER LETTER AND LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION TO YOUR APPLICATION.Legal and Required Notices

Texas State University, to the extent not in conflict with federal or state law, prohibits discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, veterans’ status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.

Employment with Texas State University is contingent upon the outcome of record checks and verifications including criminal history, driving records, education records, employment verifications, reference checks, and employment eligibility verifications.

Texas State University is a tobacco-free campus. Smoking and the use of any tobacco product will not be allowed anywhere on Texas State property or in university owned or leased vehicles.

Texas State University is a member of the Texas State University System. Texas State University is an EOE.

Texas State is committed to increasing the number of women and minorities in administrative and professional positions.

Why work @ Texas State?

• Amazing health insurance: various coverage options starting your first day of employment for full-time employees with Texas State paying 100% of the employee premium and 50% for your dependents!
• Generous paid time off: vacation, holidays, sick days and many more!
• Excellent work life balance resources: mother and family-friendly resources in addition to a comprehensive FREE wellness program
• Great professional development opportunities: choose from a variety of workshops, training, online learning and even access educational leave opportunities and reimbursement for academic courses
• An inclusive Bobcat community: join our many social networks offered on and off-campus
• Retirement peace of mind: TRS pension, retirement plans and voluntary saving options with generous employer contributions

By joining the Texas State Bobcat team, you’ll be a part of one of the most beautiful, diverse, and growing universities in the nation.

Quick Link DocumentRequired Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Letter of Recommendation #1
  4. Letter of Recommendation #2
  5. Letter of Recommendation #3
Optional Documents
  1. DD 214/DD1300
  2. Veteran's Preference
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    Posted: 10/18/2019
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