Staff Psychologist - Outreach and Diversity Focus

Job Id: 
1030573
Institution: 
Regis University
Job Type: 
Staff
Job Start Date: 
2017-06-16
Application Closing Date: 
2017-07-17
Contact Name: 
Regis University
Contact Phone: 
303-458-4161
Contact Email: 
hrinfo@regis.edu
Description: 

Title
Staff Psychologist – Outreach & Diversity Focus

Department
Counseling & Personal Development (COUN)

Position Category
Staff

FTE
0.75

Schedule
Monday – Friday
8:30am – 5:00pm

Will driving be required?
No

Requested start date for this position
08/01/2017

Pay Rate
$44,398.00/year

Benefits Eligible
Yes

Campus Location
Northwest Denver

Full-time or Part-time
Full-Time

Posting Number
201100991

Position Summary Information

Job Summary
Staff Psychologist – Outreach & Diversity Focus

Major Duties and Responsibilities
Provide counseling services to students with developmental and mental health issues, including mood disorders, anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorders and disorders related to grief/loss. Provide crisis intervention services. Maintain case records in accordance with professional, ethical and Office of Counseling and Personal Development (OCPD) departmental standards. Collaborate with campus departments regarding psychological concerns of specific students. Maintain a clinical caseload of students, including individual, groups and couples. Use Dialectical Behavioral Therapy as a mode of treatment for individuals and groups. Outreach to Regis departments to provide training and presentations on a variety of mental health issues. Serve as the outreach/diversity liaison between OCPD and the Regis student body and faculty, which means collaboration, programming and outreach on campus to raise awareness on important mental health issues facing minority students (including racial, ethnic, first generation and international students, and LGBTQ students). Work four hours each week at the office of diversity to provide counseling services specifically to the school’s minority population. Act as an individual supervisor for a practicum or APA intern as requested. Provide training, supervision and support to the Active Minds student group in outreach efforts to promote help-seeking behaviors and de-stigmatize mental health issues. Provide supervision to one practicum student or APA intern.

Minimum Qualifications
Doctorate in psychology or closely related mental health field. One year experience providing therapy or counseling services to adolescents and/or college students in individual, couples and group settings. Knowledge of treating developmental and mental health issues common in adolescents and young adults including: mood disorders, anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorders and coping with grief/loss. Knowledge in using Dialectical Behavioral Therapy as a mode of treatment for individuals and in group settings. Knowledge of working with students from diverse backgrounds including: racial and ethnic minorities; LGBTQ students; first generation college students; and international students. Knowledge of assisting first-generation Americans and first generation college students in transitioning into college culture. Knowledge of providing crisis intervention for suicidal ideation, suicide attempts and hospitalization. Knowledge of supervising psychology graduate school intern and/or student group focused on exploring mental health issues.

Colorado license, or license eligible within 1 year from date of hire .

About Regis
Regis University, inspired by its Jesuit Catholic heritage, has been committed to academic excellence, personal development and community engagement since its founding in 1877. Regis provides values-based education at the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral levels and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission: A Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Its motto, “Men and Women in Service of Others,” describes the purpose of Jesuit education: to form men and women who use their knowledge in the unselfish service of others. Regis is composed of five colleges: the College of Contemporary Liberal Studies, Regis College, College of Computer & Information Sciences, College of Business & Economics, and Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions, which includes the schools of pharmacy, physical therapy and nursing.
Beyond its historic campus in Northwest Denver, there are Regis campuses in Thornton, the Denver Tech Center and in Colorado Springs. Regis currently serves about 10,000 students in online and campus environments and has been ranked as a top school in the Western Region for 20 consecutive years by U.S. News & World Report.

Posting Detail Information

UA EEO Statement
This statement is intended to indicate clearly that the University is morally committed to the principles of nondiscrimination – that we want to do this rather than just have to by law.

“In accordance with its Jesuit Catholic mission, Regis University is committed to maintaining a humane atmosphere in which the civil rights of every individual are recognized and respected. Regis University does not unlawfully discriminate in either the provision of educational services or in employment practices on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, creed, ancestry, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, physical or mental disability, or any other characteristic protected by local, state, or federal law. Within this context, Regis University does reserve the right to give employment preference to persons who demonstrate by word and practice a commitment to the University’s mission and educational goals.”

Non-discrimination Notice
Regis University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, religion, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other legally protected status in any of its policies, programs or activities and provides equal access to education.
Review the complete Regis University Nondiscrimination Notice at: Non-discrimination Notice

Close Date
07/17/2017

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