Intern Clinician

internship - full time,

American University
Washington, DC
Closed
Posted 97 Days ago
American University
Washington, DC
internship - full time,
Posted 97 Days ago
Closed

Description

Intern Clinician (11425) American University, United States Updated: about 24 hours ago Location: Washington, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA Job Type: FullTime Summary/Objective The primary function of the Intern Clinician is the delivery of clinical services and related activities to fulfill requirements of the Counseling Centers APA-Accredited pre-doctoral internship program in psychology. This position promotes the academic, social, and emotional well-being of students by providing assessment, time-limited individual counseling/psychotherapy, group therapy, crisis intervention, consultation, referrals for American University students, and participation in rotation of after-hours emergency coverage. The Intern Clinician provides training and outreach programs to all members of the university community and participates in a variety of training and other professional development activities. This is a one year temporary position. Work Environment * The Intern Clinician reports directly to the Assistant Director for Training of the Counseling Center, who reports to the Director of the Counseling Center * The Intern Clinician also receives weekly clinical supervision from Staff Clinicians for intake assessment, individual therapy, and group therapy * The Intern Clinician position is a one year terminal position that fulfills the requirements of the 2,000 hour APA-Accredited pre-doctoral internship program (including a required 500 direct service hours) * Internship selection occurs through the APPIC match * The incumbent in this position must adhere to all relevant ethical, legal and professional standards associated with the delivery of clinical services in the District of Columbia Position Type/Expected Hours of Work Salary Range Required Education and Experience * Enrollment in an APA-Accredited PhD or PsyD program in Clinical or Counseling Psychology and completion of comprehensive exams in fulfillment of applicants graduate program requirements are required * Candidates must have an understanding of human development and the promotion of healthy growth; strong professional interest and experience working with a diverse student population including students of color, sexual minorities, international students, and students with disabilities * Candidates must also have a stated interest, experience, and/or training in the following areas: * assessment and intervention with severe or potentially life-threatening psychological conditions * utilization of psychodynamic theory; provision of clinical supervision; provision of group therapy * provision of outreach programming Preferred Education and Experience * Strong preference will be given to candidates with previous work experience in a college/university counseling center Additional Eligibility Qualifications * Hiring offers for this position are contingent on successful completion of a background check Current American University Employees: If you are a current full-time or part-time staff member at American University, please log into AsuccessfulU through the myAU portal . Once in AsuccessfulU, please select the Careers tile which will take you to our internal career page. Contact Us: For more information or assistance with the American University careers site, email theworkline@american.edu . American University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution that operates in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. The university does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, personal appearance, gender identity and expression, family responsibilities, political affiliation, source of income, veteran status, an individuals genetic information or any other bases under federal or local laws (collectively "Protected Bases") in its programs and activities.

Skills

psychotherapy, crisis intervention, group therapy, counseling psychology, interventions, clinical supervision, individual therapy, psychological testing, individual counseling, consultation, disabilities, human development, assessment, clinics, outreach services

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