Job Requisition Number: 23371. Take your career to the preeminent public university in the country! As a national collegiate leader, the University Health Services? Tang Center provides comprehensive medical, mental health, insurance and health promotion services to all UC Berkeley students, and a variety of health programs for faculty and staff. Services are designed to minimize the impact of illness, emotional distress and injury on studies and work. UHS provides on-campus medical and mental health care and coordinates supplemental needs for off-campus care through a network of community specialists and hospitals. Departments serving students include general medical, specialty and urgent care clinics, counseling and psychological services, laboratory, pharmacy, physical therapy, radiology and health promotion. In addition, the UHS administers a major medical insurance plan, the Student Health Insurance Plan. Learn more at uhs.berkeley.edu
Counseling and Psychological Services (CPS) is a highly utilized, comprehensive, student counseling service that assists students with a wide range of concerns, including academic success, life management, career and life planning, crisis management, and emotional and psychiatric illness.. CPS also has an American Psychological Association (APA) accredited pre-doctoral internship training program.
?Under general supervision, performs assessment, diagnosis, psychotherapy, and case management of cases with a broad range of presenting issues and complexity including crisis counseling and high risk concerns. Provides brief counseling, crisis assessment and intervention, and group counseling for students with personal, career and academic concerns. Provides consultation to faculty and staff.
?Up to 40% of the position will focus on referral case management.
?Approximately 10% of the responsibilities will involve liaison work with community mental health providers and assistance with referral procedures.
?Participates in the training and supervision of Post-MSW Fellows, Doctoral Psychology Interns, and Post-Doctoral Fellows.
?Other duties as assigned.?Masters in Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, or Counseling and current CA state license (LCSW or MFT) or ability to obtain CA license by position start date. ?Advanced individual and group intervention skills including assessment, psychotherapy, and case management. ?Experience working with and commitment to addressing the needs of multicultural and marginalized populations. ?Ability to work with high risk populations including severe and complex mental health concerns. ?Working knowledge of college developmental and mental health issues including dual diagnoses. ?Experience and strong interest in providing referral case management services and developing referral procedures and resources ?Effective verbal and presentation skills, computer literacy, supervision skills. ?Working knowledge of applicable laws and standards of professional conduct. ?Expertise working in a collaborative manner with diverse client groups, medical and mental health staff, and campus and community partners. ?Effective skills in communication, coordination and consultation.
The University of California was chartered in 1868 and its flagship campus - envisioned as a "City of Learning" - was established at Berkeley, on San Francisco Bay. Today the world's premier public university and a wellspring of innovation, UC Berkeley occupies a 1,232 acre campus with a sylvan 178-acre central core. From this home its academic community makes key contributions to the economic and social well-being of the Bay Area, California, and the nation.