Jul 12, 2022

Staff Psychotherapist, Part Time, Embedded at Darden School of Business

  • UVA Health System
  • Charlottesville, VA, USA

Job Description

The University of Virginia's Department of Student Health and Wellness, Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) is seeking to hire a part-time mental health professional for the position of Staff Psychotherapist – Embedded in the Darden School of Business. The Staff Psychotherapist provides triage, diagnostic and developmental assessments, brief psychotherapy, group therapy, and day and afterhours on-call crisis services. The Staff Psychotherapist also serves as a consultant to Darden faculty, staff, parents, students, and other community members seeking assistance in addressing students’ psychological concerns. In addition, the position provides referral support for Darden students wishing to connect with psychological and psychiatric services in the community and develops and delivers relevant and effective outreach to the Darden community.

Responsibilities include:

  • Staff Psychotherapists provide individual and group counseling and psychotherapy, crisis intervention, and clinical consultation. They manage outreach initiatives and programming. They conduct clinical interviews to obtain a comprehensive patient overview and discuss educational history, physical and mental health issues, social factors, substance use.
  • Conduct screening and comprehensive diagnostic psycho-educational evaluations.
  • Provide consultative and resource services to health-care providers, as well as University faculty.
  • Provide direct supervision and interactive teaching to trainees in psychology.
  • Lead business and staff meetings, committees and special projects.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

We seek individuals who are collaborative in nature, have strong communication skills, practice good self-care, maintain healthy boundaries, and possess the ability to manage a challenging workload while promoting a positive relational and organizational atmosphere. Early career therapists are especially encouraged to apply.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

Education:

  • A Master’s Degree or Doctorate in Counseling, Clinical/Counseling Psychology, or Social Work


Experience: A minimum of 3 years of experience providing individual psychotherapy to adolescents or adults and a minimum of 1 year of experience with risk assessment and crisis intervention
Licensure: Licensed Psychologist in State of Virginia. Must be licensed as a psychologist, LPC or LCSW or license eligible to practice in the state of Virginia (Must provide proof of credentials as part of the pre-hire process)

This is a part-time, benefits-eligible position. The successful candidate will pass a criminal background check and drug and health screen.

Please apply through Workday, and search for R0036981 Internal applicants must apply through their UVA Workday profile by searching ‘Find Jobs. Requested application materials include a letter of interest or cover letter; resume or curriculum vitae; and the names, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of at least three professional references. Upload all materials into the resume submission field, multiple documents can be submitted into this one field. Alternatively, merge all documents into one PDF for submission. Applications that do not contain all required documents will not receive full consideration. All applications, nominations, and inquiries will remain confidential. The hiring range for this position is commensurate with experience and qualifications.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS

This is primarily a sedentary job involving extensive use of desktop computers. The job does occasionally require traveling some distance to attend meetings, and programs.


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The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician’s Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.