The Psychologist or Counselor position at Carleton in Student Health and Counseling (SHAC) provide counseling services to students, within a multidisciplinary medical and mental health clinic. In addition to addressing mental health challenges that bring students to therapy, this position helps students address issues of culture, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, and other aspects of identity within the context of psychotherapy with emerging adults. Primary responsibilities include, initial intakes, individual and group counseling, crisis intervention, and documentation of all clinical contacts. Counselors also act as a liaison between the students and other campus staff and faculty, as well as community providers and parents.
Carleton College is an AA/EEO employer. We are committed to developing our staff to better reflect the diversity of our student body and American society. Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.
This is a regular full-time, 40 hours per week, 10-months/year (0.83 FTE) benefit eligible position.
The successful candidate has a Master’s degree in counseling or social work, or a Doctorate in clinical or counseling psychology. Minnesota licensure eligibility is also required. Preferred qualifications include generalist skills in providing culturally-responsive care for depression, anxiety, trauma, and family-of-origin issues are required; experience with multicultural counseling, eating disorders, dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), EMDR, or substance-abuse assessment & treatment is preferred. Applicants with previous college counseling experience are strongly preferred.
Carleton is a private liberal arts residential campus with nearly 2000 students and 800 faculty & staff. Carleton is located in Northfield, Minnesota, approximately 40 miles south of the Twin Cities. Northfield is a short commute from the metro.
Carleton is a private liberal arts predominantly residential campus with nearly 2000 students and 800 faculty & staff. Founded in 1866, Carleton College is an independent and highly selective liberal arts college with a diverse and exceptionally able student body, a talented faculty whose first priority is teaching, and a continued commitment to the liberal arts. A four-year college, Carleton offers the Bachelor of Arts degree. Its students can choose from 37 majors and 15 concentrations in the arts, humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences.
Carleton College occupies more than 1,000 scenic acres of campus, arboretum, over 100 campus buildings, and athletic fields. Located in Northfield, Minnesota, 40 miles south of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Carleton offers access to the cultural advantages of a major metropolitan area.