Classified Title: Staff Psychologist Working Title: Staff Psychologist-Coordinator of Eating Disorders Services Role/Level/Range: ACRP/04/ME Starting Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience Employee group: Full Time Schedule: Monday through Thursday- 8:30-6:00 PM; Fri- 8:30-5:00 PM Exempt Status: Exempt Location: 01-MD:Homewood Campus Department name: 10001408-Counseling Center Personnel area: Homewood Student Affairs
The Staff Psychologist - Coordinator of Eating Disorders Services, like all of the Center’s staff psychologists, will work as a Counseling Center generalist, providing a full range of clinical services including individual and group therapy, crisis intervention, outreach, consultation, supervision, and training. Additionally, this person will have responsibility for overseeing and coordinating the ongoing development and delivery of the Center’s eating disorders services.
Essential Job Functions:
Provides brief, initial consultations, intake assessments, individual and group counseling, and crisis intervention services to students presenting with a wide range of presenting concerns
Provides consultation services to the university community
Actively participates in the Center’s preventative outreach programming
Provides daytime on-call and afterhours on-call (as backup to ProtoCall) coverage
Provides training and supervision to doctoral psychology interns in our APA approved internship program
Oversees and coordinates the ongoing development and delivery of the Center’s eating disorders services
Provides and coordinates assessment for students who present at the Center with eating disorders symptoms
Provides individual and group psychotherapy for students with eating disorders whose service needs fit with the Center’s service model and resources
Coordinates and provides preventative outreach programming on the topic of eating disorders
Participates and leads the Center in training, consultation, and professional development regarding eating disorders related issues
Fosters and maintains collaborative working relationships with JHU’s Student Health and Wellness office, community medical professionals and eating disorders programs
Maintains professional skills on clinical service delivery issues within the mental health field, especially but not exclusively issues related to eating disorders
Doctorate in Counseling or Clinical psychology is required
Must be eligible to be licensed as a psychologist in Maryland and obtain licensure within 1 year of hire
Experience with the treatment of eating disorders is a requirement
Experience in a university counseling center setting is preferred
Special Knowledge, Skills, or Abilities:
The ability to work with a wide range of student issues in individual and group counseling, with particular expertise and experience in working with eating disorders
Strong interpersonal skills
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to manage crisis situations, including suicidality and homicidality
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with colleagues, other campus departments, and community service providers
Commitment to one’s own ongoing development of multicultural competence as a psychologist
Experience working with diverse populations
Commitment to training and to preventative outreach programming
Commitment to the developmental orientation of counseling services
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