Psychologist/Counselor, Counseling and Testing (5055)

  • Idaho State University
  • Pocatello, ID
  • February 23, 2018
Job Description

This position will support the University Counseling and Testing Service in meeting the mental health needs of the Idaho State University community.

Psychologist/Counselor, Counseling and Testing (5055)

Posting Number: req608

12 Month, Full-Time

Non-classified Staff

Student Services

Pocatello - Main

Primary Purpose

This position will support the University Counseling and Testing Service in meeting the mental health needs of the Idaho State University community. They will work to improve student well-being, provide training for faculty and staff, and assist students in working toward their personal and academic goals.

Key Responsibilities

Key responsibilities include provision of individual, couple, and group counseling; consultation with students, staff, faculty, and other Student Affairs offices; development and implementation of education and prevention programs; provision of daytime emergency and triage services; supervision of Masters and Doctoral level trainees; and service on Student Affairs and other University committees. There are opportunities for staff to specialize in areas of their professional interests consistent with the UCTS mission and goals; for example: biofeedback, mindfulness, diversity, international students, etc.

Minimum Qualifications

A masters degree from an accredited program in counseling (or LCSW) with a minimum of one academic year experience in a University Counseling Center. All degree requirements must be met prior to start date. Licensed or license eligible in Idaho within one year of hire. Strong clinical skills and commitment to clinical work. Demonstrated strong oral and written communication skills. Evidence of collaboration and flexibility in working with others. Multicultural commitment/advocacy.

Preferred Qualifications

A strong preference will be given to either a doctorate in Clinical or Counseling Psychology from an APA-accredited program or a doctorate in a related field from an accredited program (e.g. Counselor Education). Supervised experience in a University Counseling Center. Outreach and group counseling experience. Mental health crisis intervention experience. Experience in clinical supervision of practicum students. Experience and/or strong interest in one or more of the following areas: DBT, trauma treatment, international students; LGBTQA students; eating/body image issues; couple counseling; biofeedback; substance abuse; mindfulness.

Apply online at

Please submit the following documents with your application:

Cover letter, Resume/CV, and a list of names and contact information for three (3) professional references.

Priority consideration will be given to applications received by March 16, 2018. However, the position will remain open until filled. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience. Includes a competitive benefits package. Offers of employment may be conditional pending successful completion of a background investigation.

Idaho State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We have an institution-wide commitment to inclusion and diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply. Veterans' preference. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.

+ Job Summary

Company Information

Idaho State University

Job Id #: 7661050

View All Jobs
Get Jobs Like This Emailed To You

Jobs From Partners

More Jobs Near You