Essential Functions: Psychiatrist in a University Counseling Center - Wayne State UniversityCounseling and Psychological Services has enjoyed unprecedented growth and expansion in the past few years. CAPS is well supported by the University and has benefitted from a newly renovated space with large, bright, offices and exciting technological advancements. CAPS also features progressively expanding staff development trainings, growth in IACS-approved internship placements, and an expansion of clinical services to students. CAPS promotes a culture of understanding and growth through professional collaboration among a multi-disciplinary staff of licensed professional counselors, psychologists, and social workers. CAPS is seeking a Part-Time Psychiatrist (Assistant Professor--Clinical) to join our dynamic team in providing excellent mental health care to Wayne State students.Psychiatrist Job DescriptionThis is a Board Certified/Board Eligible Psychiatrist position, responsible for providing care for students with various psychiatric/mental health conditions in a college counseling setting. The psychiatrist will provide clinical assessment and evaluation, diagnosis, treatment, and management of patients in accordance with guidelines and generally accepted standards of care in psychiatry. --Provides Psychiatric care to CAPS clients, including psychiatric evaluation and medication management, urgent psychiatric consultations and crisis intervention, and hospitalizations.--Assures continuous and ongoing quality, accessibility, and safety of mental health services to clients.--Prescribes appropriate psychotropic medications as indicated and authorizes prescription refills.--Orders and interprets laboratory tests to monitor patients and their medications.--Develops and maintains effective professional working relationships with counseling team, campus contacts, and community providers.--Actively collaborates with CAPS clinicians in treatment planning and delivery of care, including assisting with clarifying complex diagnostic presentations.--Provides psychiatric expertise and case consultation in clinical staffings, team supervision, and in-service trainings.--Plans and provides staff development on topics related to diagnosis, psychiatric medication management, collaborative treatment models, and ethical and legal aspects of the provision of psychiatric services to college students. --Engages with community referral resources and agencies, with assistance from the CAPS case manager, to facilitate treatment planning and referral of students for longer term pharmacotherapy. --Works with prescription assistance programs and seeks other channels to increase student access to medications--Participates in departmental and University committees as assigned by the Director.--Assists with ongoing improvement of clinical policies and guidelines for the provision of psychiatric services to WSU students.--Produces timely, complete and accurate medical records for each client primarily via Titanium electronic medical record system.--Assists with other important CAPS functions as time permits, including clinical research, campus outreach and consultation, and clinical training.--Performs other related duties as assigned.
Qualifications: The successful candidate will possess a medical degree from an accredited medical school and have completed an approved residency, Board Certification or eligibility in adult Psychiatry from a recognized board of the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) or American Osteopathic Association (AOA), current license by Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs Medical Board, Michigan Controlled Substance License. Three years of experience as a practicing psychiatrist is preferred. Previous college counseling center experience is preferred.
Internal Number: 76_207176
About Wayne State University
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.