The Clinical Case Manager promotes the academic, social, and emotional well-being of students by providing clinical case management, referral assistance, crisis intervention, consultation, outreach, and participation in rotation of after-hours emergency coverage. The Clinical Case Manager also assists with the Counseling Center’s training program, and participates in activities throughout the university.
The incumbent must adhere to all relevant ethical, legal, and professional standards.
Hiring offers for this position are contingent on the successful completion of a background check.
American University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution that operates in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. The university does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, personal appearance, gender identity and expression, family responsibilities, political affiliation, source of income, veteran status, an individual’s genetic information or any other bases under federal or local laws (collectively "Protected Bases") in its programs and activities.
Master's Degree in counseling, psychology, social work, or related field required. Licensed or license-eligible as a Social Worker, Professional Counselor, or other relevant licensure in the District of Columbia at the time of hire.
One year of case management experience in a mental health setting
Strong preference given to candidates 2+ years post-licensure with case management experience in a college/university counseling center
Understanding of human development and the promotion of healthy growth
Strong professional interest and experience working with a diverse student population including students of color, international students, students with disabilities, and first generation college students
A global outlook, practical idealism, and a passion for public service define American University. American University is a private doctoral institution situated in a residential neighborhood of northwest Washington, D.C. Our academic strengths are grounded in social responsibility and a commitment to cultural and intellectual diversity.