IUPUICAPS provides a wide range of mental health services to undergraduate, graduate and professional students on the IUPUICAPS. CAPS is a part of the Division of Student Affairs and works to promote overall student success. Please visit caps.iupui.edu and capstraining.iupui.edu for more information.
The Assistant Director of Practicum Training will be responsible for ongoing development, coordination, and implementation of the masters and doctoral level practicum training program at IUPUICAPS. The Assistant Director will coordinate the application, interview, and selection processes; make supervisor assignments, co-facilitate supervisor team meetings, provide consultation to supervisors; and coordinate learning and remediation plans for practicum students. The Assistant Director of Practicum Training will also develop orientation and didactic training schedules and plan case consultation/group supervision for trainees and maintain documentation associated with practicum training. This individual will maintain communication with academic training programs to facilitate practicum student recruitment and success.
The Assistant Director of Practicum Training will provide collaborative leadership and oversight of the training team, alongside the Assistant Director of Intern Training. Training responsibilities also include didactic presentations, session observation, individual and group clinical supervision, and engagement in evaluation of trainee progress.
The Assistant Director will be part of the administrative team at CAPS. In collaboration with the Director, other Assistant Directors, and the Office Manager, this individual will contribute to the development and operation of IUPUI Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS).
The Assistant Director will also provide direct clinical mental health services, including individual and group counseling, clinical assessment, and crisis intervention. The Assistant Director will serve the department, division, and university through consultation and participation on committees. All staff also contribute to the strategic planning of the department.
REQUIRED: Master's Degree in a clinical mental health related field, licensed to practice independently in the State of Indiana or have comparable and transferable license from another state, plus 3 years of post-license clinical experience working with diverse populations and 3 years of experience providing clinical supervision to graduate students in the area of clinical mental health.
Supervisory experience with beginning and advanced trainees. Experience working in a college counseling center.
Working Conditions/Physical Demands:
This position requires remaining in a stationary position for extended periods; working at a computer for extended periods. Active listening and communication skills. Read and review professional literature. Make decisions based on data and research findings. Provide consultation; conduct workshops; planning and scheduling. Ability to address interpersonal and professional conflicts in productive manner.
Salary Plan: PAE
Salary Grade: HE
Campus: IUPUI - Indianapolis
Department: STUDENT LIFE (IN-STLI-IUINA)
Internal Number: 72530
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Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.