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Background Check Statement:
Any offer of employment to a successful candidate will be conditioned upon the University's receipt of a satisfactory criminal background report.
Eligibility for Employment:
Proper documentation of identity and eligibility for employment will be required before the hiring process can be completed.
Doctorate in Counseling or Clinical Psychology, or related field, and eligibility for appropriate licensure in North Carolina.
The successful candidate will be expected to obtain licensure in North Carolina within one year of start date and maintain licensure for the continuation of the appointment.
Eligibility for appropriate licensure in North Carolina.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Duties of the Staff Psychologist include:
Short-term individual, group, and couples therapy.
Outreach and psychoeducational workshops (sometimes after hours).
Clinical supervision and training.
Case management as needed.
Liaison/consultant relationships with university partners.
Rotating after-hours emergency/crisis on-call responsibilities as back-up to ProtoCall.
All clinical staff positions involve some administrative duties and roles.
APA approved training for both academic and internship preparation.
Experience in a university counseling center with a student affairs perspective.
Experience as a clinical supervisor.
Demonstrated interest, skill, and experience in one of the following areas:
Providing clinical services and outreach programming to historically underserved populations including but not limited to students of color, LGBTQ+, and veterans.
Services for survivors of trauma, including therapy, training, and consultation with campus/community partners.
Psychological testing and assessment.
Candidates should also be committed to a proactive student development perspective involving an active relationship with the campus community; have demonstrated skills and interest in working with diverse populations; be team-oriented and collaborative with students, colleagues, and university staff; and have broad generalist clinical skills in assessing and intervening with a wide range of disorders, concerns, and degrees of pathology.
Type of Position: Full Time Position
Work Schedule/Hours: Typically Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Department: Counseling Center & Psychological Services - 315100
Appalachian State University, located in Boone, North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as engaged global citizens who understand their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. Appalachian enrolls about 18,000 students, has a low faculty-to-student ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors. It is one of 16 universities in the University of North Carolina system.