Post Date: 03/12/2019
Close Date: 03/18/2019
PSU Center for Student Health and Counseling - Psychology Resident
FTE: 1.0 benefits eligible, 12-month position
Start/End Date: 9/3/2019 – 8/28/2020
Posting Closes: 3/18/19
The Psychologist Resident, under the supervision of a licensed psychologist, provides culturally-competent mental health services to PSU students including: brief individual psychotherapy, group psychotherapy, and walk in/triage and emergency services. He/she/they also participate in psychoeducational outreach and consultation with faculty and staff. The Psychologist Resident works collaboratively on an interdisciplinary team of professionals committed to meeting the diverse mental health needs of a global student community. He/she/they is an active participant in staff and clinical team meetings, professional development and clinical in-service activities. Depending on experience, they may also participate in LD/ADHD assessment work.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide brief individual psychotherapy, group psychotherapy, walk in/triage, crisis intervention, and case management services to PSU students presenting with a broad range of mental health concerns.
Be an active member of the CS interdisciplinary team of mental health professionals participating fully in: individual supervision, peer case consultation, clinical team meetings, didactic hour, and in-service/professional development training activities
Participate in outreach and consultation to the campus community (e.g., students, faculty and staff, administration) through workshops, class presentations, training, liaison work, and one-on-one phone or in person consultations.
Creates an environment that acknowledges, encourages and celebrates differences.
Functions and communicates effectively and respectfully within the context of varying beliefs, behaviors, orientations, identities and cultural backgrounds.
Seeks opportunities to gain experience working and collaborating in diverse, multicultural, and inclusive settings with a willingness to change for continual improvement
Adheres to all PSU’s policies including the policies on Prohibited Discrimination & Harassment and the Professional Standards of Conduct.
Required / Minimum Qualifications:
Completion of all requirements for a doctoral degree in psychology (PsyD, PhD,EdD) by start date of Residency (this includes internship and completion ofdissertation)
Ability, with supervision, to provide a range of clinical services including initialassessment, individual and group therapy, crisis intervention and clinical casemanagement.
Successful completion of a background check.
Experience working in a university or college counseling center
Skills, knowledge and experience relevant to the needs of students of color,students from indigenous communities, LGBTQ students, international students,veterans, students from diverse religious affiliations, undocumented students orfirst generation students
Completion of 3 comprehensive ADHD/LD batteries, as well as current skills andinterest in assessment
Knowledge of laws and ethics that apply to psychologists and demonstratedadherence to those standards.
Interest and beginning skill in supervising and/or providing consultation toMaster’s level practicum students regarding treatment and psychologicalassessment.
Bilingual or multilingual counseling skills
Excellent communication skills (both written and oral) with colleagues and clients
Effective time management skills especially as they pertain to completing record-keeping tasks in a timely, efficient, and effective manner.
Ability to work on an interdisciplinary team of health and mental healthprofessionals
Compensation: The starting annual salary rate for this position will be $45,624, with an excellent benefits package including 95% premium paid healthcare; a generous retirement and vacation package; and reduced tuition rates for employee, spouse or dependent at any of the Oregon University System schools.
Work Days/Hours: Monday - Friday; 40 hours/week
To Apply: Go to https://www.pdx.edu/hr/job-opportunities to apply (click on Apply Here, select Admin, navigate to Psychology Resident). The posting will close on Monday, March 18th.
Complete details: https://www.pdx.edu/hr/job-opportunities