Counseling Psychologist II

Location
Riverside, Riverside County
Posted
Jul 24, 2014
Administrative Jobs
Student Affairs, Counseling
Employment Type
Full Time
Salary: $53,415 - $81,477
Title: Counseling Psychologist II
Category: Management and Professional
Department: Counseling Center
Date Posted: 07/23/2014
Schedule:
Other
Position Information:
The UCR Counseling Center is seeking two full-time licensed psychologist to become part of a diverse team of mental health professionals who provide psychological service to the UCR campus. UCR is committed to providing an inclusive environment that attracts a workforce which mirrors the rich diversity of its campus population. Within this environment, the counseling psychologist provides a variety of services that include: individual, couple, and group therapy to UCR students; crisis intervention services; consultations with students, staff, and faculty; outreach presentations and liaison relationships; provision of intern supervision/training; and opportunities for service on University committees. Applicants selected for interviews will be given assessments related to outreach skills, and clinical skills as part of the selection process. To learn more about the benefits of working at UCR and to apply for this position, visit http://jobs.ucr.edu
Minimum Requirements:
Ph.D./Psy.D. in clinical or counseling psychology from an APA approved educational program, or equivalent. California Psychologist license; and one year of experience as a professional psychologist.

Demonstrated experience providing short-term individual, couple and group therapy. Demonstrated experience conducting intake assessments, emergency assessments and providing crisis intervention. Knowledge of the developmental issues of college student populations.

Demonstrated experience providing short-term individual, couple and group therapy. Demonstrated experience conducting intake assessments, emergency assessments and providing crisis intervention. Knowledge of the developmental issues of college student populations.

Training and experience in counseling interventions and outreach programs to one of the following student populations: African American, Asian American, Latino/Latina, LBGT, International, or Native American. Knowledge of multicultural issues impacting the counseling process.

Demonstrated ability to do effective and interactive outreach. Demonstrated experience providing outreach programs in area of specialty and general mental health topics. Demonstrated experience training paraprofessionals in basic helping skills. Demonstrated ability to effectively use interpersonal skills while representing the department on-campus and to external units.

Demonstrated knowledge of professional standards, relevant laws and accreditation standards for University Counseling Centers

Ability to develop innovative approaches for preventative and developmental interventions

Knowledge and ability to use computer applications, including on-line information technology and electronic recordkeeping.

Ability to work under pressure.

Demonstrated experience working as a team.

Knowledge of and /or experience interpreting psychological and vocational tests.
Preferred Qualifications:
Strongly preferred, experience working in a university counseling center setting or equivalent experience working with college student age population.

Excellent presentation and training skills.

Ability to develop innovative approaches for preventative and developmental interventions.

Interest and experience working with Residence Hall community.
Additional Information:
In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history and culture. UCR gives every student the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.

At UC Riverside we celebrate diversity and are proud of our #8 ranking among the nation for most diverse universities (US News and World Report 2012-13). Become part of a place that fosters success for all its constituents, students, faculty, and staff, and where work/life balance and campus culture are integral to our way of life.

UCR is ranked 46th among top public universities (US News and World Report 2012-13) and is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff.

For information about our generous employee benefits package, visit: Employee Benefits Overview

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