Provide mental health care and education to students and the university community. Reports to Chief Psychologist or designated supervisor.
Additional Basic Function – if applicable:
Examples of Duties:
Duties/essential functions may include, but not be limited to, the following:
Provide psychological assessments and recommendations for treatment.
Provide consultation to faculty and staff to manage psychological emergencies and disruptive behavior.
Provide individual, group, family, and couple psychotherapy.
Develop and conduct mental health programming to educate students and the university community.
Maintain client records.
May supervise students and/or provide functional guidance of support staff or other employees who work on a project or assignment on a temporary or intermittent basis.
Perform related duties as assigned.
Additional Examples of Duties – if applicable:
Master's degree in social work or counseling. Three months to one year of experience in clinical counseling.
Licensed Independent Social Worker (LISW) in the State of Ohio, or Ohio license eligibility.
Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC or PCC) in the State of Ohio or Ohio license eligibility.
Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) Healthcare Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Verbal and written communications and interpersonal skills Personal computer applications, including Microsoft Office Suite
Work nontraditional hours as needed, including evenings and weekends
Preferred Qualifications – if applicable:
Asterisk (*) indicates knowledge, skills, abilities which require assessments
Working Conditions / Physical Requirements:
Light work – Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently to move objects. Incumbent must be able to communicate with others. May work varied hours to include evenings during peak periods. Incumbent may be required to travel from building to building frequently and off campus occasionally.
The intent of this description is to illustrate the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and should not be interpreted to describe all the specific duties and responsibilities that may be required in any particular position. Directly related experience/education beyond the minimum stated may be substituted where appropriate at the discretion of the Appointing Authority. Kent State University reserves the right to revise or change job duties, job hours, and responsibilities.
Internal Number: 990002
About Kent State University
Kent State University's eight-campus system, among the largest regional systems in the country, serves both the development of a true living/learning approach at the Kent Campus and the regional needs on seven other campuses throughout Northeast Ohio.The Kent Campus provides the resources and facilities of a large, diverse Ohio university, while the Regional Campuses – Kent State University at Ashtabula, Kent State University at East Liverpool, Kent State University at Geauga, Kent State University at Salem, Kent State University at Stark, Kent State University at Trumbull and Kent State University at Tuscarawas - offer the friendly, casual atmosphere of small liberal arts colleges. Today, Kent State has become an engine for economic, cultural and workforce development locally and internationally as one of the premiere Ohio universities. Kent State is ranked among the nation's 77 public research universities demonstrating high-research activity by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The Liquid Crystal Institute, for example, conducts research that translates into technologies used globally in laptops, calculators and flat screen televisions.