The University of Texas at Dallas Student Counseling Center (SCC) is seeking a full-time Assistant Director of Student Counseling Center/Training Director to join our multidisciplinary team of dedicated mental health professionals. The Training Director coordinates and oversees all training programs, including the robust APA-accredited Doctoral Internship program and Practicum Training program.
UT Dallas and SCC are committed to diversity and inclusion as well as creating an environment which respects, embraces, and promotes social justice, cultural safety and humility, belonging, and the values and goals outlined in SCC's Diversity statement https://utdallas.edu/counseling/diversity/. As such, SCC counselors and leadership are expected to demonstrate and support an understanding, sensitivity, and appreciation for health equity as well as contribute to efforts and possess communication and interpersonal skills necessary to engage effectively with a diverse community of students and colleagues.
-Doctoral degree in Counseling or Clinical Psychology from an APA-accredited Program -Licensed or license eligibility as a psychologist in the state of Texas -Three (3) years post-internship -Two (2) or more years experience providing clinical supervision to trainees or professional staff -Two (2) or more years experience in university counseling, including knowledge of an APA-accredited training program -Demonstrated experience providing services to members of marginalized populations -Demonstrated commitment to social justice, equity, and inclusion initiatives -Ability to work effectively and cooperatively with a multidisciplinary team of professionals -Effective therapist with strong clinical skills and ability to maintain up to date and accurate documentation
Preferred Education and Experience:
Desired Qualifications: -Administrative experience in a university counseling center -Extensive experience (e.g., 5+ years) providing psychological services, supervision, outreach, and consultation in a university counseling center -Extensive experience providing supervision and training to doctoral psychology students -Clear evidence of interest and experience working with a wide range of diverse student identities and needs; for example, international, historically underrepresented or underserved students, LGBTQ identified students, and student with disabilities
1) All employees serve as a representative of the University and are expected to display respect, civility, professional courtesy, consideration of others and discretion in all interactions with members of the UT Dallas community and the general public.
2) UT Dallas does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, national origin, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its programs and activities, including in admission and enrollment. For inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies, contact the Director of Institutional Equity at InstitutionalEquity@utdallas.edu or the Title IX Coordinator at TitleIXCoordinator@utdallas.edu, or call 972-883-5331.
Internal Number: 15666
About The University of Texas at Dallas
The University of Texas at Dallas is an innovative institution in the heart of North Texas on the path to achieving Tier One national research university status.UT Dallas has grown since its founding in 1969 to include 132 degree programs, with cutting-edge curricula serving a variety of undergraduate and graduate student interests.The University continues its original commitment to providing some of the state's most-lauded science and engineering programs and has also gained prominence for a breadth of educational paths, from criminology to biomedical engineering to arts and technology.The wealth of learning resources available to UT Dallas students is the result of a concentrated effort to attract the top minds on both ends of the classroom relationship. Joining the faculty's Nobel laureate and four National Academies members since 2005 are more than 200 tenure and tenure-track professors hailing from the world's best colleges, including Harvard, MIT, Cambridge and Columbia University. In addition, UT Dallas is home to more than 50 centers, labs and institutes that facilitate research and opportunities for hands-on learning. Students, meanwhile, arrive at UT Dallas well-prepared ...to succeed in higher education: In 2011, nearly 39 percent of freshmen ranked in the top 10 percent of their high school class, and 75 percent ranked in the top 25 percent.With an eye on building a future as bright as its beginnings, UT Dallas will continue its push to attain Tier One research university status and produce graduates who are well-equipped to succeed professionally.