Counseling Psychologist

Statesboro, Georgia, United States

Job description

Requisition Number: STA001650

Department: 3900410301-Counseling Center

Position Type:

Position Status: Full-Time

Position Summary:
Counseling Center. Reporting the Director of the Counseling Center, the Counseling Psychologist provides direct clinical service, outreach programing and training to the campus community.

Essential Functions

  • Provides individual, couples, and group therapy.
  • Administers and interprets psychological assessments as warranted.
  • Provides crises assessment to students as needed, and after-hours on-call in rotation with other staff members.
  • Provides outreach programming on a variety of mental health topics to the campus community.
  • Participates in various training programs housed within the Counseling Center, including the APA accredited Doctoral Internship in Professional Health Psychology.

Georgia Southern University is a Tobacco Free Campus.

Minimum Education Required:
Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Clinical or Counseling Psychology

Could a level of job-related experience higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of education?: No

Minimum Experience Required:
One or more years of related work experience; licensure as a Psychologist in Georgia or the ability to obtain licensure within two years of hire.

Could a level of education higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of job-related experience?: No

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Effective communication (verbal and written), organization and human relations skills; ability to work well in a diverse environment; proficiency with computer and Microsoft Office Applications software including word processing, spreadsheets, and databases; successful completion of background investigation prior to employment.

Preferred Experience::
Interest in working with suicide prevention, social media, or veterans concerns

Salary Range: Commensurate with experience

Job Closing Date: 2/28/2018

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Georgia Southern University is a public, Carnegie Doctoral/Research university devoted to academic distinction in teaching, scholarship, and service. The University’s hallmark is a culture of engagement that bridges theory with practice, extends the learning environment beyond the classroom, and promotes student growth and life success. Georgia Southern’s nationally accredited academic programs in the liberal arts, sciences, and professional studies prepare a diverse and select undergraduate and graduate student population for leadership and service as world citizens. Faculty, staff, and students embrace core values expressed through integrity, civility, kindness, collaboration, and a commitment to lifelong learning, wellness, and social responsibility.