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Staff Counselor/Psychologist

Lewis & Clark College, Portland, OR

Job - Education

Close Date: 11/01/2019

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About the Position

Lewis and Clark College is seeking a mental health counselor/staff psychologist to provide mental health counseling to students. Counseling duties include mental health assessment, treatment planning, consultation and referral. Counseling will include crisis intervention, situational, relational, mental health, academic and developmental counseling. The counselor will work as part of a multidisciplinary and collaborative team, managing a caseload of student clients and maintaining clinical documentation. The counselor will be on-call to provide after-hours emergency consultation for about two weeks each semester.

Review of applications will begin on September 3 and continue until the position is filled.

What You'll Do

Mental Health Counseling
Academic Counseling
Assessment Services
Confidential Communication

Must Haves

Master's degree in Counseling, Psychology, Marriage & Family Therapy, or Social Work, or in a closely related field
2 years experience providing clinical services in mental health settings
1 year experience counseling adolescents or young adults
Applicants need to be licensed in the state of Oregon as counselors, psychologists, marriage & family therapists, or social workers, or be able to obtain such license by the employment start date
Ability to work effectively with diverse students (e.g., of varying ethnicities, race, religion, gender identity, nationality, sexual orientation, ability, etc.)
Strong clinical, communication, and collaboration skills

Nice to Haves

Experience providing clinical services in a college mental health setting

Physical Requirements

Stand, sit, walk, repetitive hand movements, seeing, talking, hearing

Work Schedule

This is a one-year appointment, with no expectation of renewal.
22.5 hours per week through mid-May 2020, plus 150 hours of work during summer 2020.
Starts on September 9, 2019, and runs until July 31, 2020.

Pay Rate

$30,000 to $33,000

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