Mental Health Therapist (Part Time)

Redlands, California, United States

Job description


DEPARTMENT: Counseling Center, Student Development

MONTHS/HOURS: 8 months / 28 hours

AVAILABLE: September 1, 2018


DESCRIPTION: Licensed therapist to provide counseling and leadership in support of the Academic and Student Affairs mission of the University of Redlands. Therapist will hold a key role in providing a range of mental health services to the campus community, such as: clinical counseling, crisis intervention, and consultation.

Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Clinical Services: Provide short-term individual counseling for students; provide crisis intervention, clinical assessment, case management; psychoeducational groups and group therapy; provide consultation regarding issues that affect the educational, vocational, developmental, and psychological well-being of students in the university community; provide referrals to and consultation with community providers as well as Academic Success and Disability Services, Student Health Center, and other departments on campus (e.g., faculty, administrators and staff).

Other Areas of Responsibility:

  • In addition, we are seeking candidates who take seriously the impact of marginalized identities, experiences of inequality, and experiences of oppression and privilege on mental health. Specifically, we are looking for a licensed therapist who has clinical experience with students of color, 1st generation, low income, LGBTQ identified students, and/or international college students.
  • Performs other duties and special projects as assigned or directed.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Requires licensure in the state of California as a Clinical or Counseling Psychologist, LMFT, LPCC, or LCSW. All candidates must be able to demonstrate experience working with students of color, 1st generation, low income, LGBTQ identified and/or international college students. A strong interest in the developmental and mental health issues of college students is required as well as the ability to apply therapeutic skills to students with psychological learning and physical disabilities. Experience working with young adults who have challenges related to substance abuse preferred. Good interpersonal skills are essential as well as excellent oral and written communication skills. Knowledge of and ability to adhere to legal standards set forth by the state of California and federal laws, along with the ethical standards established by APA, ACA, CPA, BBS, CAMFT, CALPCC, and the University of Redlands. This position requires strong motivation, drive, and proven ability to competently interact with a culturally and ethnically diverse population of students, faculty, and staff. Successful candidate will have experience using the Internet and be competent in a variety of Windows-based computer programs including MS Word and Excel. In compliance with The Americans with Disabilities Act if selected for the interview process and accommodations are needed please call 909/748-8040.

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