BROADBAND

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Miscellaneous



Description

BROADBAND - Psychologist or Psychological Counselor

Provides complex mental health services to the campus community, including individual, couples and group counseling and therapy; crisis intervention; and, supervision and training of doctoral interns and graduate students in counseling and clinical psychology. Provides leadership in consultation and outreach services and psychological assessments.

  • Provides individual, couples and group counseling to students, staff and faculty.

  • Responsible for outreach/consultation services to the campus community, and serves as a guide to lower level counselors.

  • Provides intake and on-call services to clients with personal, vocational and academic concerns.

  • Performs psychological/psycho-educational assessments and recommends suitable services.

  • Maintains appropriate case documentation, supervision and evaluation records.

  • Serves on university committees and participates in university programs as requested by supervisor.

  • Conducts training/assessment seminars; provides orientation; teaches classes.

  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

  • EEO/AA

    Qualifications

    Qualifications for Psychologist: Doctoral and 1 year experience.

    Doctorate in Counseling Psychology, Clinical Psychology, or other degree acceptable to the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists (TSBEP). 

    Completed one year full-time supervised internship in APA-Accredited college or university counseling center or other relevant setting or one year postdoctoral.

    Eligible to become a licensed psychologist in the State of Texas or newly licensed (1-3 years).

    Requires a minimum of one (1) year of directly job-related experience.

    Qualifications for Psychological Counselor:

    A Master’s degree in CounselingPsychology, Clinical Psychology, Social Work, or equivalent mental healthfield. 

    Requires a minimum ofone (2) year of directly job-related experience. 

    Requires full licensurewith the state licensing board.

    Additional Information: 

    About CAPS:

    CAPS is part of theHealth and Wellness unit of the Division of Student Affairs and EnrollmentServices. We work closely with our Health and Wellness partners, which include,the Health Center, Campus Recreation, Wellness, Center for Students with Disabilities,and Cougars in Recovery. CAPS is charged with serving the mentalhealth needs of the campus community. CAPS is accredited by the InternationalAssociation of Counseling Services and also offers an APA accredited internshipin Health Service Psychology. The staff consists of licensedpsychologists, doctoral and masters levelmental health professionals, and advanced graduate trainees in counseling andclinical psychology. CAPS mirrors the racial and ethnicdiversity of the UH student body, however, CAPS clients are even more diversethan the general student body with respect to religious diversity; sexual,gender, relationship diversity; and ability differences.

    Notes to Applicant:Additional job posting information. PSYCHOLOGISTCOUNSELING & PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES (CAPS)UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON A full-time, benefits-eligible positions commencing as soon as possible but no later than August 03, 2020.Minimum qualifications:A doctorate in Counseling or Clinical Psychology. Must have completed an APA-Accredited doctoral psychology internship. We welcome applicants who do not have prior counseling center experience provided candidates clearly articulate how their experience in other settings can be translated to a counseling center/higher education setting. The successful candidate will have strong attention and motivation to multicultural competence, demonstrated by awareness of their areas for multicultural growth, an openness to working with a wide range of diverse clients, and the pursuit of continued education.Desired Qualifications:Candidates who are three plus years post-licensure and have experience and expertise in one or more of the following areas: single session therapy (SST), men’s issues, sexual and gender diversity, ability differences, crisis intervention, and outreach programming.General responsibilities:Provide multi-culturally competent individual, couples, and group services within a short-term therapy framework; facilitate workshops on coping skills for anxiety and depression; adhere to stepped care principles in assessing a student’s fit for services; perform crisis intervention and assessment, engage in consultation and outreach; provide training and supervision for doctoral interns and practicum students; and perform additional duties as assigned by the Director. About CAPS:CAPS is currently one of six interconnected departments within the Health & Well-Being portfolio of the Division of Student Affairs and Enrollment Services. These departments include, University Health Services, Campus Recreation, UH Wellness, the Center for Students with DisABILITIES, and Cougars in Recovery. CAPS engages with all Health & Well-Being departments to provide continuity of care for our students. This can be via collaborative programming, cross-referrals, consultation support, and treatment. Specifically, CAPS is charged with serving the mental health needs of the campus community. CAPS is accredited by the International Accreditation of Counseling Services and also offers an APA accredited internship in Health Service Psychology. The staff consists of licensed psychologists, doctoral and masters level mental health professionals, and advanced graduate trainees in counseling and clinical psychology. CAPS mirrors the racial and ethnic diversity of the UH student body, however, CAPS clients are even more diverse than the general student body with respect to religious diversity; sexual, gender, relationship diversity; and ability differences.About the University of HoustonIt is only one of three Tier One public research institutions in the nation designated as a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) by the U. S. Department of Education Office of Postsecondary Education. It is also designated as an Asian-American Serving Institution (U. S. Department of Education, 2012).The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.Note: We will notify you in advance of making contact with any of your references. References may be contacted prior to an invitation for a campus visit.Salary:commensurate with experienceRequired Attachments by Candidate:Resume, Cover Letter/Letter of Application


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