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The University of Arkansas at Fayetteville is seeking a mental health clinician for the Pat Walker Health Center’s Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS).
Clinical duties include individual, couple, and group counseling, emergency mental health services, consultation with university community, and clinical supervision of graduate students. Additional duties include clinical disposition activities, staff meetings, and clinical documentation, coordination of specific areas (i.e., group, outreach, training, etc.) and other duties as assigned by the CAPS director or assistant director for clinical services. CAPS at the University of Arkansas in the early stages of establishing a Doctoral Internship in Health Psychology. This position offers the opportunity to contribute to the development of a Doctoral Internship in Health Service Psychology, including the process of pursing APA accreditation.
The University is committed to building a culturally diverse educational environment. Successful candidates must be committed to working with diverse student and community populations The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and inclusive excellence of the academic community.
The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to age, race/color, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran status, military service, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity. Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.
Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree from an accredited institution of higher education in social work, counseling education, or a related field or Ph.D. in clinical or counseling psychology, counseling education, or a related field from an accredited institution of higher education; plus State of Arkansas license for independent practice in one’s discipline or the eligibility for licensure within two years
Preferred Qualifications: College Counseling Center experience
Counseling & Psychological Services is the primary counseling center for the Fayetteville campus of the University of Arkansas. The multicultural, multidisciplinary staff includes three secretaries, one office manager, eight full-time clinicians,a case manager, an assistant director for clinical services, a director, and typically four half-time graduate students. CAPS is a department of the unive...rsity health services, housed in the spacious Pat Walker Health Center, which opened in November 2004. The University of Arkansas at Fayetteville is the flagship campus of the UA system and has an enrollment of approximately 21,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. The University is a student-centered university serving Arkansas and the world. Located in the Ozark Mountains, the northwest Arkansas metropolitan area enjoys a solid economic base and an abundance of recreational and cultural opportunities.