Counseling and Psychiatric Services (CAPS) at the University of Georgia’s University Health Center is pleased to announce a psychologist position opening for early career or mid-career clinicians. All positions will be full-time 12 month benefited.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: diagnostic assessment and triage, the provision of individual (short-term) and group psychotherapy, crisis intervention, outreach, consultation, psychotherapy supervision, and limited after-hours on-call service. Individuals must be licensed as a psychologist in the state of Georgia by the date of employment. Other requirements include two years experience providing services to individuals psychologically similar to the college population and experience or interest in preventative mental health outreach programming.
Desired qualifications include experience with: phone screening/triage, treatment of disorders typically seen in the college population, management and treatment of eating disorders in a multidisciplinary setting, experience in behavioral medicine or sports psychology, service to traditionally underserved populations, and documentation in an electronic health record.
Preference will be given to candidates who show evidence of being strong counseling center generalists, who have experience working with eating disorders, experience with athletes, experience with behavioral health interventions, experience working with military veterans, and clinicians eligible to supervise within the State of Georgia (three years post-licensure). The successful candidates will join a growing team of professionals dedicated to creating and maintaining a multicultural organization and environment. Start date is negotiable.
Interested applicants are asked to send a cover letter, vita, and three letters of recommendation to David Lester – Clinic Assistant, CAPS, University Health Center, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602-1755. Applications are due by November 9th, 2012.
The prospective hires for these positions will be subject to a background investigation per University System of Georgia policies. For more information, call (706) 542-2273 or email Chuck Zanone at firstname.lastname@example.org . Links to information about CAPS can be found at www.uhs.uga.edu/CAPS/index.htlm .
The University of Georgia is an EO/AA Employer
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CIP Discipline Code:
College Student Counseling And Personnel Services
Required Qualifications Special Requirements:
Doctor of Philosophy
The University System of Georgia - 22 months ago
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