Staff Psychologist (66 views)

Winston-Salem, North Carolina
May 25, 2021

A member of a close and collaborative team of mental health professionals who provide comprehensive confidential mental health services to a vibrant community comprised of undergraduate, graduate, and professional school students. The successful candidate for this position will provide short-term counseling/therapy and crisis intervention to Wake Forest University students, and consultation and outreach to the WFU community. The University Counseling Center (UCC) is focused on providing equitable and inclusive services to the campus community, particularly to historically marginalized populations. The UCC is an APA-accredited training site for psychology and counseling interns for whom all staff members serve as supervisors, consultants, and mentors. Based on experience and interest, staff have the opportunity to provide leadership over a UCC service area and/or advocacy for a special population. The University Counseling Center is part of the Health & Wellbeing Team of offices within the Division of Campus Life.

Essential Functions:

  • Provides individual and group counseling/therapy to students at the University
  • Conducts crisis assessment and intervention for urgent/walk-in appointments
  • May coordinate at least one of the following areas and/or provide advocacy for at least one of the following populations:
    • Marginalized populations (international students, first generation students, traditionally underrepresented racial/cultural groups, LGBTQ+ students)
    • Men’s mental health
    • Training (Master’s and/or Doctoral)
    • Clinical services
    • Outreach
    • Groups
  • Provides didactic training, consultation, and clinical supervision to UCC graduate trainees in psychology and counseling
  • Works collaboratively both within the Health & Wellbeing team and across other departments as members of the Division of Campus Life to ensure delivery of integrated professional services consistent with the mission and strategic directions of Campus Life
  • Provides professional consultation to all members of the University community
  • Provides outreach, workshops, and training on various mental health and wellbeing topics as needed
  • Provides after-hours on-call crisis counseling on a rotating basis, and occasional after-hours outreach as needed
  • Keeps timely, accurate, and ethical records consistent with UCC policy
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