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Counselor - Alfred State College

Alfred State College
Alfred, NY 14802
  • Job Code
    116882850
Alfred State College

Location: Alfred, NY Category: Professional Posted On: Mon Jan 6 2020 Job Description:

Provide mental health counseling and programming to students. This aides in retention efforts by providing support to students and helping them to find balance in their lives and manage their presenting problems, symptomology, and/or other mental health needs, so that they are able to be successful in their goal of achieving a degree at Alfred State.

PRIMARY FUNCTIONS

  • Assists in developing and implementing mental health programs for the campus community, including the provision of individual and group therapy and counseling to students, assessment interviews, referrals and consultation with faculty and staff around issues related to the development and psychological needs of college students.
  • Provides individual and group counseling to students seeking assistance with personal concerns; performs crisis intervention and consults or refers to psychiatric and/or medical resources as needed.
  • Assists with specialized programs or particular student groups as identified by the Senior Director of Health & Wellness Services.
  • Consults with faculty and staff in their work with students and encourages their participation in providing students both individual and group assistance.
  • Develops workshops for the professional development of faculty and staff.
  • Participates in the initial and ongoing training of residence hall and other appropriate staff.
  • Provides Health & Wellness Programming relevant to campus issues such as alcohol and or other drug abuse, nutrition, stress reduction, effective time management skills, and etc.
  • Assists in processing student withdrawals, leaves of absence and re-admissions as directed.

PM18

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Job Requirements:

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Master's degree in counseling, counseling/clinical psychology, or equivalent.Eligible for limited permit in NYS for licensure. One to three years of related experience required.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

NYS Licensure

ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS

Reports to: Senior Director of Health and Wellness Services

Senior Counselor for clinical supervision



Additional Information:

Pursuant to University policy, Alfred State College is committed to ensuring equal employment, education opportunity, and equal access to services, programs, and activities without regard to an individual's race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, gender characteristics, marital status, veteran status, military status, domestic violence victim status, or ex-offender status. Employees, students, applicants or other members of the University community (including but not limited to vendors, visitors, and guests) may not be subjected to harassment that is prohibited by law or treated adversely based upon a protected characteristic.

All applicants are subject to a criminal, employment, and educational background check.

This report is available on the college's website at:

http://www.alfredstate.edu/university-police/annual-security-and-fire-safety-report

If you would like to receive the combined Annual Security and Fire Safety Report which contains this information, you can stop in and request one at the University Police Department, located in the TG House on Lower College Drive. You can also request a copy by calling the University Police Secretary at 607-587-3992.

PI116882850

<b>Alfred State College</b><br/><br/><b> Location: </b> Alfred, NY <B> Category: </B> Professional <B> Posted On: </B> Mon Jan 6 2020 <B> Job Description:</B> <BR><p>Provide mental health counseling and programming to students. This aides in retention efforts by providing support to students and helping them to find balance in their lives and manage their presenting problems, symptomology, and/or other mental health needs, so that they are able to be successful in their goal of achieving a degree at Alfred State.</p> <p><strong><u>PRIMARY FUNCTIONS</u></strong></p> <ul><li>Assists in developing and implementing mental health programs for the campus community, including the provision of individual and group therapy and counseling to students, assessment interviews, referrals and consultation with faculty and staff around issues related to the development and psychological needs of college students.</li><li>Provides individual and group counseling to students seeking assistance with personal concerns; performs crisis intervention and consults or refers to psychiatric and/or medical resources as needed.</li><li>Assists with specialized programs or particular student groups as identified by the Senior Director of Health & Wellness Services.</li><li>Consults with faculty and staff in their work with students and encourages their participation in providing students both individual and group assistance.</li><li>Develops workshops for the professional development of faculty and staff.</li><li>Participates in the initial and ongoing training of residence hall and other appropriate staff.</li><li>Provides Health & Wellness Programming relevant to campus issues such as alcohol and or other drug abuse, nutrition, stress reduction, effective time management skills, and etc.</li><li>Assists in processing student withdrawals, leaves of absence and re-admissions as directed.</li></ul> <p>PM18</p> <p>***</p><br><br><B> Job Requirements:</B><BR><p><strong><u>MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:</u></strong></p> <p>Master's degree in counseling, counseling/clinical psychology, or equivalent.Eligible for limited permit in NYS for licensure. One to three years of related experience required.</p> <p><strong><u>PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:</u></strong></p> <p>NYS Licensure</p> <p><u><strong>ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS</strong></u></p> <p>Reports to: Senior Director of Health and Wellness Services</p> <p> Senior Counselor for clinical supervision</p><br><br><B> Additional Information:</B><BR><p>Pursuant to University policy, Alfred State College is committed to ensuring equal employment, education opportunity, and equal access to services, programs, and activities without regard to an individual's race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, gender characteristics, marital status, veteran status, military status, domestic violence victim status, or ex-offender status. Employees, students, applicants or other members of the University community (including but not limited to vendors, visitors, and guests) may not be subjected to harassment that is prohibited by law or treated adversely based upon a protected characteristic.</p> <p>All applicants are subject to a criminal, employment, and educational background check.</p> <p>This report is available on the college's website at:</p> <p><a href="http://www.alfredstate.edu/university-police/annual-security-and-fire-safety-report" target="_blank">http://www.alfredstate.edu/university-police/annual-security-and-fire-safety-report</a></p> <p>If you would like to receive the combined Annual Security and Fire Safety Report which contains this information, you can stop in and request one at the University Police Department, located in the TG House on Lower College Drive. You can also request a copy by calling the University Police Secretary at 607-587-3992.</p><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/eo2kzKfN2BnySjxYhdblM"> <p>PI116882850</p>

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Posted: 2020-01-07 Expires: 2020-02-07

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