The Student Psychological Servives Department at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), invites highly qualified, motivated, and well-organized, applicants for a pool of part-time counseling psychologist appointments. This is a temporary hourly, intermittent position with the possibility of reappointment.
At CSUDH, we celebrate and respect diversity in all forms that include every race, religion, gender, ethnicity, veterans, people with varied abilities, and members of the LGBTQ+ community. CSUDH is seeking applications from candidates who can demonstrate experience in teaching and working with individuals from diverse backgrounds and contribute to the University's mission, vision, and core values.
Student Psychological Services, a unit within the Division of Student Affairs, is a comprehensive center providing a broad array of services including individual and group counseling, crisis intervention, psychiatric services, campus outreach, consultation, and program development. Our unit serves a diverse student population and offers many excellent opportunities for professional development. Our multidisciplinary center is team-oriented and is staffed by licensed and licensed eligible psychologists, a psychiatrist, a mental health educator, and at times psychological trainees.
The temporary counselor faculty pool is continuously open, and positions are filled as needed, based on student enrollment and funding. Candidates may need to be available to begin providing psychological services on short notice.
Provides clinical assessment, individual psychotherapy, group counseling, case management, and crisis intervention services to a diverse university student population. Other duties include providing crisis intervention services, consultation with faculty and staff regarding campus mental health issues, participation in case consultation meetings, and conducting limited mental health outreach services.
The incumbent will report to the Director of Student Psychological Services.
Possession of a doctoral degree in Clinical or Counseling Psychology or related field.
Ability to provide psychological services (clinical assessment, crisis intervention, brief therapy) to college students on personal/interpersonal issues, multicultural issues, developmental concerns, and the full range of mental health disorders.
Professional experience or interest in working with diverse ethnic groups, non-traditional students, men’s issues, development and implementation of mental health outreach programs, and case management/crisis intervention.
Competence and ability to provide teletherapy via phone and Zoom.
Experience and familiarity using the Point and Click chart management system.
License-eligible as a psychologist in the State of California (California licensure within one year of start date).
Licensed as a psychologist in the State of California with a doctoral degree from an APA accredited program.
Three years of counseling experience (may include internship and pre-terminal degree experience), with two of those three years involving clinical experience with an adult multicultural population.
Experience providing psychological services in a college or university counseling center.
Internal Number: 497513
About California State University Dominguez Hills
MISSION & VISION
At Student Psychological Services, our mission is to provide a variety of quality mental health services intended to assist you in developing your full potential as a student and an emotionally healthy individual. Our goal is to empower you to resolve your personal issues, which can free you to focus effectively on your academic pursuits and to benefit from all that CSUDH has to offer.
We live in a society in which we frequently encounter demands and pressures that negatively impact our sense of well-being and our ability to function at our best. We understand that reaching out for help may be difficult, but we invite you to utilize our services as needed. Our counseling services are free and confidential. We are available to help you understand and cope with issues such as self-esteem, self-direction, anxiety, depression, motivation, and loss. We can help you learn how to handle relationship difficulties with loved ones, friends, or family, and conflicts with your peers.
We have a diverse team of mental health professionals who are committed to providing multiculturally competent services to students in an affirming and safe environ...ment. We welcome students of all backgrounds, including race, ethnicity, religion/spirituality, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, citizenship, ability, political beliefs, veteran status and socioeconomic status.