The Psychotherapist provides culturally-informed counseling, assessment, crisis intervention, and referral services for university students. The Psychotherapist also participates in psychoeducational and community building efforts that address students' needs, and consults with faculty and staff regarding student concerns. The Psychotherapist must work exceptionally well with Black, Indigenous, and people of color (BIPOC), LGBTQ, international, and other under-represented students and communities on campus; and have a sophisticated understanding of how intersectionality, privilege, and socioeconomic status relate to the mental health of a global student community.
Currently licensed or license eligible within 12 months of start.
Social Worker (MSW):
Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW), currently licensed or license eligible within 12 months of start.
Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC); licensed or license eligible within 12 months of start.
Exceptional skills in working with diverse students, a diverse counseling staff, and demonstrated commitment to social justice.
Ability to work with a team; excellent verbal and written communication skills with peers as well as clients.
Experience in a university counseling center (strongly preferred).
Multilingual counseling skills.
Experience and comfort with the provision of care via teletherapy
Experience with trauma-informed care
Experience with shorter counseling sessions and brief clinical approaches.
Skills, knowledge, and experience specifically focused on the needs of students of color, students from indigenous communities, LGBTQ students, international students, students from diverse religious affiliations (Muslim, Hindu, Buddhist, and others), undocumented students, or first generation college students on a university campus.
Expertise in goal-focused therapy models (DBT, ACT, solution focused therapy, brief dynamic therapy, etc).
Applicants from under-represented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.
Background Check: All offers of employment are contingent upon a successful criminal background check and education verification satisfactory to Brown.
COVID Vaccination Requirement: In order to maintain 90% or greater universal vaccination rates on campus, all newly hired employees at Brown University must receive the final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine before they begin work and must also receive a COVID-19 booster within thirty (30) days of becoming eligible, unless they are approved for a medical or religious exemption. For more information, please visit the Healthy Brown site.
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Recruiting Start Date:2022-06-01-07:00
Job Posting Title:Psychotherapist
Department:Counseling and Psychological Services
Time Type:Full time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:37.5
Position Classification:Hybrid Eligible
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In order to maintain 90% or greater universal vaccination rates on campus, all newly hired employees at Brown University must receive the final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine before they begin work, unless they are approved for a medical or religious exemption. All employees must also receive a COVID-19 booster within thirty (30) days of becoming eligible. For more information, please visit the Healthy Brown site.
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