Psychologist - Carruth Center for Psychological and Psychiatric Services 15837
The Carruth Center for Psychological and Psychiatric Services within the Division of Student Life at West Virginia University is seeking applications for a Psychologist. This position is responsible for providing West Virginia University students with short-term counseling, crisis intervention and outreach as well as supervision and training of graduate level trainees and Predoctoral interns.
In order to be successful in this position, the ideal candidate will:
Provide multiculturally-sensitive brief counseling for individuals, groups, and couples with diverse presenting concerns.
Provide other clinical services including but not limited to assessment, treatment planning, group counseling, crisis intervention services, psychoeducation, and case management.
Perform comprehensive intake evaluations, triage, and participate in the Center's crisis intervention services, drop-in clinic, and after-hours crisis coverage. (note: ProtoCall is the first line afterhours coverage).
Provide and document risk assessments and risk reduction interventions.
Provide case management for WVU students who require care that is more specialized or longer term.
Provide consultation and outreach to students and their families, WVU faculty/staff, and the university community.
Complete required Center documentation in an electronic health record system and quality assurance activities including routine monitoring and management of student treatment compliance (i.e., missed appointments, cancellations, etc.) in accordance with agency policies and state and federal regulations.
Attend case conferences, committees, task forces, and other meetings related to the mission of the Center.
Provide clinical supervision to graduate trainees and facilitate didactic seminars on a variety of clinical or professional topics.
Provide multiculturally-sensitive clinical supervision in APA-accredited Predoctoral training program.
Doctoral degree in Counseling or Clinical Psychology (e.g., Ph.D., Ed.D., or Psy.D.) from an APA-accredited program.
Minimum of 800 hours - Supervised practica/internship in providing psychological services, including adult outpatient individual counseling/therapy, group counseling, and assessment.
One year, full-time - Accredited Predoctoral Internship that includes primary rotations in adult outpatient counseling/therapy and counseling.
Clinical experience or specialty training in one or more of the following areas: working with BIPOC students, multicultural counseling, disordered eating/eating disorders, trauma, substance use disorders, or telehealth.
Experience providing clinical services in a multidisciplinary setting.
Experience providing services to diverse college students or other adults (e.g., BPOC students, international, LGBTQ+ students, international students, military veterans).
Experience with college student mental health.
Geographical availability to provide timely on campus emergency responses during on-call weeks (2- 4 weeks per year).
Knowledge, skills, and expertise required to provide multiculturally-sensitive clinical services.
Knowledge, skills, and expertise required to proficiently conduct, document and evaluate individual, couples, and group counseling, crisis intervention, and consultation/outreach with a traditionally aged college population.
Knowledge, skills, and expertise required to proficiently conduct, document and evaluate multiculturally-sensitive intake/triage/crisis assessment, individual, and group counseling, and consultation/outreach across a range of mental health concerns.
Knowledge, skills, and expertise required to proficiently conduct and evaluate supervision and training.
Ability to utilize an electronic health record system.
Excellent communication skills.
Demonstrated commitment to cultural humility and affirmative care for all students.
Knowledge, skills, and expertise required to provide multiculturally-sensitive clinical supervision in APA-accredited Predoctoral training program.
Licensed (or license-eligible within 12-18 months) Psychologist within the State of WV.
At West Virginia University, we pride ourselves on a tireless endeavor for achievement. We are home to some of the most passionate, innovative minds in the country who push their limits for the sake of progress, constantly moving the world forward. Our students, faculty and staff make this institution one of the best out there, and we are proud to stand as one voice, one university, one WVU. Find out more about your opportunities as a Mountaineer at https://talentandculture.wvu.edu/ .
West Virginia University is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer, and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff, and students, and invites applications from all qualified applicants regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, nationality, genetics, disability, or Veteran status.
Job Posting: Nov 17, 2020
Posting Classification: Non-Classified
Exemption Status: Exempt
Benefits Eligible: Yes
Internal Number: 215523
About West Virginia University
West Virginia University, founded in 1867, has a long and rich history as a public, land-grant institution. WVU encourages scholarship and offers high-quality academic programs while serving the state of West Virginia and the nation. WVU statewide includes campuses in Beckley, Charleston, Keyser, Martinsburg and Morgantown – which has been ranked as a #1 Small City in America. WVU is an R1 Doctoral Research University (Highest Research Activity), one of only 115 nationwide. WVU offers 212 degrees throughout the 14 colleges and schools. Areas of specialty include STEM education, healthcare in Appalachia, shale gas utilization, radio astronomy and forensics. WVU researchers have helped confirm the existence of gravitational waves and uncovered diesel vehicle emissions discrepancies. Statewide, there are over 31,000 graduate and undergraduate students along with 190,000 alumni worldwide. WVU is reinventing West Virginia’s future by strengthening education, healthcare and broad-based prosperity.