Essential Functions: 1. Provide psychological counseling services to the University Community, including screening and diagnostic assessment, case management, individual, couples, and group therapy for students. Provide ongoing clinical assessment, monitor compliance with recommended treatments, suggest preventative interventions for recurrence, develop aftercare plans for CAPS clients and monitor follow up to ensure successful transfer of care when indicated.2. Develop and maintain both a case management tracking procedure and community resource database. Network and develop collaborative relationships with community-based providers and services.3. Assist in coordination of services, including crisis intervention and/or on-going care for students with needs best served by other WSU departments or community resources. Facilitate referrals and follow-up to determine success. Provide appropriate documentation to treatment providers when needed.4. Educate students and their families to utilize health insurance, by helping to navigate mental health benefits and connect with network providers.5. Consult with faculty, staff, or family members concerned about students to facilitate referrals to CAPS or other appropriate resources.6. Maintain confidential client files and appropriate record-keeping, according to professional, ethical, legal and IACS standards. Document all contacts with students, utilizing paper and electronic records in Titanium Software.7. Attend staff and professional development meetings, contributing ideas for on-going improvements and strategic planning for CAPS.8. Provide training to CAPS staff/trainees and campus partners regarding assessment and referral processes.9. Provide supervision to staff/interns, including monitor electronic record-keeping, clinical notes, and oversee diagnostic formulation, treatment planning, counseling skills and techniques, policies and procedures.10. Provide crisis intervention and critical incident de-briefing to campus groups and the University at-large.11. Design, implement and present psycho-educational programming on a broad range of psychological issues. Prepare appropriate printed or web-based materials to promote CAPS' services.12. Provide liaison and outreach to University programs/schools, Housing, student organizations and other groups. Provide interdepartmental and interdisciplinary collaboration. Serve as a resource/consultant to administration, faculty, and staff, aimed at bringing a psychological perspective to University concerns.13. Engage in continuing education to improve clinical skills.14. Perform related duties as assigned.
Qualifications: Minimum of Master's Degree in Counseling, Social Work, or Clinical/Counseling Psychology. Applicants with doctorate degrees in these disciplines will also be considered.Must currently possess full licensure or ability to obtain full licensure for independent practice in the State of Michigan.Demonstrated high degree of sensitivity, interest, understanding, ability, knowledge and experience working with students from diverse ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds. This value is strongly endorsed and embraced by CAPS. Three years of post licensure clinical experience, preferably in a University Counseling Center, working with individuals in varying states of emotional distress.Sensitivity, creativity and an understanding of developmental issues of both traditional and nontraditional college students.Strong analytical and conflict resolution skills.Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including ability to give group presentations.Strong organizational skills.Reliable and innovative with customer service orientation.Commitment to working with an enthusiastic and dedicated multidisciplinary team.
Internal Number: 76_204957
About Wayne State University
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.