Psychologist (32 views)

East Lansing,Michigan
March 27, 2019

Passionate about higher education and supporting student success?

Michigan State University is currently seeking a Psychologist.

Michigan State University Center for Counseling & Psychiatric Services (CAPS) provides a wide range of mental health services for students on campus, including and not limited to: screening/triage appointments, individual and group therapy, psychiatric services, outreach and multicultural engagement, clinical care coordination, intensive integrated clinical services, and hospitalization coordination and support. MSU is a large university with many resources and excellent benefits for employees; the CAPS department is undergoing a significant period of growth and expansion at this time.

Position Summary
The psychologist will provide direct service and outreach to a diverse student population. Psychologist provides comprehensive psychotherapy services to clientele, will facilitate individual counseling and group services and provide advocacy and crisis intervention services. As part of a multidisciplinary health team, they will communicate with other staff members to establish appropriate plans of care. This position also provides consultation services to MSU faculty and staff regarding mental health. The psychologist is responsible for the completion of counseling service documentation including crisis intervention, student outreach, individual and group counseling, outreach and liaison services. This position also provides training, supervision, and educational/teaching activities as assigned of Masters-level and Doctoral interns delivering psychotherapy and related services. The psychologist will examine, assess, diagnose, refer and provide psychotherapy to clients with mental health disorders and disabilities; order, administer and interpret psychological tests in order to provide clients with or refer clients for mental health treatment and psychotherapy. Psychologist will analyze and research treatment information; prepare intakes, assessment and treatment data as well as treatment summary reports for authorized external use in order to assure quality client care and provide tracking; conducts workshops and seminars in order to educate clients, parents, faculty, staff, health care professionals and the community regarding diagnostic and treatment issues; serves as liaison, committee member and/or resource person in area of expertise; participates as a team member in or leads staff meetings, case references or various meetings; completes other duties as specified and assigned.

Desired Qualifications
Experience in brief psychotherapy and crisis intervention; experience in training and supervision; one-year post-doctoral internship; proficiency in a language other than English Design and implementation of psycho-educational programming and outreach experience. Demonstrated competency or expertise in one or more specialty areas; working with diverse, multicultural student population including international students and students or color; working with LGBT populations; working in an Integrated Mental Health setting; working with mood/bipolar disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, eating disorders, trauma including PTSD and complex trauma, psychological testing (e.g. ADHD assessment), and substance abuse disorders; experience in clinical supervision.

Work Hours
Clinic hours 9 AM-6 PM during semesters and 8 AM-5 PM on Fridays and during summer break. Some Evening/Weekend coverage will be required.

$80-95,000 per year commensurate with experience

Please visit the MSU Job Application page for posting #565581:

MSU is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. MSU is committed to achieving excellence through diversity. The University actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans, persons with disabilities, and LGBTQ individuals.

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