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If you are ready to work for an organization that nurtures diversity, respect, professional development and a comfortable work-life fit, we invite you to explore this opportunity and apply online for the position of Psychologist for the Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS), Vaden Health Center, a unit of the Division of Student Affairs. Vaden Health Center is proud to be part of Student Affairs, which advances student development and learning; fosters community engagement; promotes diversity, inclusion and respect; and empowers students to thrive.
JOB PURPOSE: Provide individual, couples, and/or group counseling and psychotherapy, crisis intervention, clinical consultation, outreach programming, and supervision of pre-doctoral interns, post-doctoral fellows, and psychiatry residents.
Provide a wide range of direct clinical services to students, and work with faculty and administrators in consultation, outreach, and other collaborative initiatives.
Provide comprehensive outpatient mental health services and programs to a diverse student population.
Conduct phone assessments and schedule students for services at CAPS or provide referrals to community providers.
Provide intake evaluations, individual brief therapy, group therapy, and psycho-educational groups.
Provide crisis assessment, intervention, and management to students of concern or in crisis; assess need for higher level care.
Evaluate and respond to emergency situations; provide consultation to campus for urgent/crisis situations.
Work with students requiring higher levels of care, including participation in discharge planning and management of referrals.
Develop campus outreach through participation in educational programming and additional program development.
Participate in center meetings and development activities; complete special projects as assigned
* - Other duties may also be assigned MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
Education & Experience:
PhD or PsyD in clinical or counseling psychology from an APA-approved training program
Completion of an APA-approved internship
Minimum of one year of postdoctoral training
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Expertise in clinical skills in evaluation, crisis intervention, and case management
Proven ability to interact with diverse constituencies
Demonstrated strong communication skills (oral and written)
Certifications and Licenses:
Licensed Psychologist in California
For this position, the preferred candidate will have expertise in working with specific student populations such as African American, Native American, and Latino/Chicano students, and/or expertise in treating eating disorder concerns
Counseling experience with diverse populations including individuals identifying as minority gender, sexual orientation, race, and/or ethnicity
Work history and/or training with college students desirable
Frequently sit, perform desk-based computer tasks.
Occasionally stand, walk, twist, use fine manipulation, grasp, use a telephone, write by hand, sort and file paperwork, lift, carry, push, and rarely pull objects that weigh up to 10 pounds.
* - Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job.
Job requires night, overnight or on-call availability, weekends and holidays.
Interpersonal Skills: Demonstrates the ability to work well with Stanford colleagues and clients and with external organizations.
Promote Culture of Safety: Demonstrates commitment to personal responsibility and value for safety; communicates safety concerns; uses and promotes safe behaviors based on training and lessons learned.
Subject to and expected to comply with all applicable University policies and procedures, including but not limited to the personnel policies and other policies found in the University's Administrative Guide, http://adminguide.stanford.edu .
Experience a culture of excellence.
Stanford University, located in the heart of California's Silicon Valley, is one of the world's leading teaching and research universities. Since its opening in 1891, Stanford has been dedicated to finding solutions to big challenges and to preparing students for leadership in a complex world.
Supporting that mission is a staff of more than 10,000, which is rooted in a culture of excellence and values innovation, collaboration, and life-long learning. To foster the talents and aspirations of our staff, Stanford offers career development programs, competitive pay that reflects market trends and benefits that increase financial stability and promote healthy, fulfilling lives. An award-winning employer, Stanford offers an exceptional setting for professionals looking to advance their careers.
Stanford University is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and is committed to recruiting and hiring qualified women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Finalist candidate must successfully pass a pre-employment background check.
Location: Vice Provost for Student Affairs, California, United States Schedule: Classification Level:
Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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Located between San Francisco and San Jose in the heart of Silicon Valley, Stanford University is recognized as one of the world's leading research and teaching institutions. Leland and Jane Stanford founded the University to "promote the public welfare by exercising an influence on behalf of humanity and civilization." Stanford opened its doors in 1891, and more than a century later, it remains dedicated to finding solutions to the great challenges of the day and to preparing students for leadership in a complex world. The University's thriving diverse community is comprised of nearly 7000 undergraduate students, 9000 graduate students, 2000 faculty members, 1900 postdoctoral scholars, and over 11,000 academic and administrative staff in seven schools including several interdisciplinary research centers and institutes. The campus spreads over 8000 contiguous acres and nearly all undergraduates live on campus. Stanford offers bachelor's and master's degrees in addition to doctoral degrees (PhD, MD, DMA and JD) plus a number of professional and continuing education programs and certifications. More at http://facts.stanford.edu and http://www.stanford.edu.Stanford University is an eq...ual opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. It welcomes nominations of and applications from women, members of minority groups, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, as well as from others who would bring additional dimensions to the university’s research, teaching and clinical missions.