1. Conduct patient evaluations and assesses patient progress or acceptability or psychotherapy programs. 2. Consults with the MHC department for long term therapy or other support of student. 3. Provides individual assessment, intervention, and group therapy to graduate and professional students. 4. Evaluates, assesses and modifies psychological treatment plans. 5. Maintains patient charts and reports. 6. Plans and coordinates the therapeutic activities of an individual or group. 7. Oversees the development of individual and group psychotherapy plans. 8. Establishes positive relations with patients in order to administer appropriate treatment. 9. Develops materials for educational programs and group events for students. 10. Serves as liaison to patients, families and clinical staff on issues and programs pertaining to psychological services. 11. May perform other duties as assigned.
Required Skill/ability 1: Ability to thrive in an energetic and diverse work environment.
Required Skill/ability 2: Ability to interact effectively and appropriately with graduate and professional school-age populations and international students.
Required Skill/ability 3: Ability to design and implement workshops and outreach services designed to provide mental health education to students.
Required Skill/ability 4: Ability to provide treatment for a culturally diverse student population.
Required Skill/ability 5: Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Preferred Education: Knowledge of Yale University. Knowledge or interest in working with graduate and professional school students. Two years of related work experience in a university setting or with pre-professional young adults.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
Posting Position Title: Mental Health Provider, Professional Schools
University Job Title: Mental Health Provider, Yale Divinity School
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Knowledge of Yale University. Knowledge or interest in working with graduate and professional school students. Two years of related work experience in a university setting or with pre-professional young adults.
Master's degree in Social Work and two years' experience post licensure providing clinical care; or Ph.D in Clinical or Counseling Psychology; or Psy.D.
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.