Company: University of California, Santa Barbara
Location: Santa Barbara, CA
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 09/17/2020
Expire Date: 11/17/2020
Job Categories: Counseling
COUNSELING AND PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES
University of California, Santa Barbara
Provide individual therapy to assess the level of pathology and to determine appropriateness of a short-term therapeutic modality for students with serious psychological concerns. Assess for suicidal ideation and provide appropriate crisis intervention services. Conduct culturally appropriate therapeutic interventions. Coordinate care with Student Health and provide on and off campus referrals as needed. Provide consultation to staff, faculty, and students as requested. Develop and deliver psychoeducational programs to address the mental health needs of underrepresented populations, particularly the African American student population. Participate in campus organizations which have a demonstrated commitment to diversity and cultural issues. Ability to approach clinical service provision from the perspective of Black Psychology and culture. Train and supervise staff, interns, practicum students, or peers as appropriate. Maintain current license to practice psychology in the state of California and must continue to meet state requirements for license renewal. Occasional night and weekend hours will be required.
Notes: Credentials verification for clinical practitioner- license to practice psychology in the state of CA or eligible within 6 months. Mandated reporting requirements of Child Abuse. Satisfactory criminal history background check. Ability to be credentialed and privileged.
Salary commensurate with experience.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
For primary consideration apply by 9/30/20, thereafter open until filled.
APPLY ONLINE at https://jobs.ucsb.edu
Requirements: Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Clinical or Counseling Psychology from an APA accredited doctoral program. License to practice psychology in the State of California or eligible within 6 months. Thorough knowledge of diagnostic/psychological testing methodologies. Demonstrated experience working with African American communities. Demonstrated knowledge of Black Psychology and culture.