PT Psychology Counselor - Tuttleman Counseling Ctr

Job description

The part-time Psychology Counselor reports to the Director of Tuttleman Counseling Services and is responsible for providing initial assessments, individual/group counseling, and family consultation as appropriate. This role contributes to a positive university experience for every student and is accountable to all Division of Student Affairs (DoSA) Values: Excellence, Inclusion, Innovation, Integrity, and Respect.
The part-time Psychology Counselor assists with crisis management and assesses clients on an urgent basis. This position accompanies and provides support for clients who are taken to the hospital for emergency evaluation as needed. The counselor also assists in the recruitment, selection, and training of clinical practicum students, interns, and fellows as well as permanent staff when vacancies occur. Performs other duties as assigned. 

This is a part-time, 9-month position, beginning September 1st (or start of academic term– May 31st).

Please note this position will temporarily work remotely. The duration of remote work will be at the discretion of Temple University and the hiring department.

Required Education and Experience:
Master’s degree in social work and licensure as a clinical social worker (LCSW) in Pennsylvania, or in clinical or counseling psychology and licensed as a professional counselor (LPC) in Pennsylvania. At least two years of counseling experience, which may have been completed as part of a training experience, preferably in a college counseling center. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.  

Required Skills and Abilities:
*Excellent interpersonal skills and sensitivity to cross-cultural issues.
*Ability to provide a rapid assessment of student needs when needed.
*Ability to provide consultation to TCS staff, TCS trainees, administration, faculty, staff, students, and families regarding mental health issues and mindfulness-based meditation.
*Ability to provide supervision to trainees as needed.
*Ability to provide education in areas of expertise for the department’s didactic seminar for doctoral interns and other forums.
*Ability to assist in the hiring of new staff and also the selection of trainees as needed.
*Ability to assist in the orientation of large groups of new and transfer students and their parents to Temple University and to counseling center services.

*Previous experience working in a college counseling center setting.
*Doctorate in clinical or counseling psychology and licensure in the state of Pennsylvania with at least two years of counseling experience post-degree. 

Temple University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity for all persons regardless of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status protected by law.

Compliance Statement: In the performance of their functions as detailed in the position description employees have an obligation to avoid ethical, legal, financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their actions and outside activities do not conflict with their primary employment responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected to understand and be in compliance with applicable laws, University and employment policies and regulations, including NCAA regulations for areas and departments which their essential functions cause them to interact.

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Primary Location: Pennsylvania-Philadelphia-Main Campus-1700 N Broad Street
Job: Staff
Schedule: Part-time
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular




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Job No:
Posted: 4/29/2021
Application Due: 7/28/2021
Work Type: Full Time