University of Arkansas Counseling and Psychological Services
April 9, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
The Clinical Case Manager will assist CAPS clients and clinicians regarding case dispositions including appropriate follow up to help ensure successful service provision. Provide consultation and outreach programming to students, faculty, parents, health care providers, and campus partners. Supervise graduate students, provide limited individual and group therapy, outreach services, as well as emergency and triage services, and participate in our after-hours crisis management rotation. Facilitate psychiatric hospitalization and aftercare for students.
Regular, reliable, and non-disruptive attendance is an essential job duty, as is the ability to create and maintain collegial, harmonious working relationships with others.
Ability to work with diverse populations
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Ability to work well in crisis situations
Strong clinical and diagnostic skills
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Master’s degree in social work from an accredited social work program, or a master’s degree in counseling or counselor education from a CACREP accredited program.
Ph.D. in clinical or counseling psychology from an accredited institution of higher education
State of Arkansas license for independent practice in one’s discipline or the eligibility for licensure within a timely manner given the requirements of the applicable licensing body.
Independent licensure in a professional discipline in the state of Arkansas upon hire
Minimum two years of experience working with young adults, including previous experience in a college/university counseling center
Internal Number: 16208
About University of Arkansas Counseling and Psychological Services
Founded in 1871 as a land grant institution, the University of Arkansas is classified by the Carnegie Foundation among the top two percent of universities in the nation with the highest level of research activity. Ten colleges and schools serve more than 27,100 students with more than 200 academic programs. University of Arkansas students earn nationally competitive awards at an impressive rate and represent 50 states and more than 120 countries.
Located in the stunning Ozark Mountains of Northwest Arkansas, Fayetteville is home to the University of Arkansas campus, known for its spectacular views and ample green spaces. Fayetteville is considered one of the country’s finest college towns, and the surrounding northwest Arkansas region is regularly ranked one of the best places to live in the U.S. Some of the nation’s best outdoor amenities and most spectacular hiking trails are within a short drive of campus.
As an employer, the University of Arkansas offers a vibrant work environment and a workplace culture that promotes a healthy work-life balance. The benefits package includes university contributions to health, dental, life and disability insurance, tuition waivers for em...ployees and their families, 12 official holidays, immediate leave accrual, and a choice of retirement programs with university contributions ranging from 5 to 10% of employee salary.
Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) is the primary student counseling center for the Fayetteville campus of the University of Arkansas. The multicultural, multidisciplinary staff includes an office manager and three other administrative professionals, ten full-time clinicians, two case managers, the assistant director of training, the associate director for clinical services, the director, two psychiatrists, a nurse, and typically four part-time graduate trainees. CAPS is in the early stages of a Doctoral Internship in Health Psychology. CAPS is a department of the Pat Walker Health Center.