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This position can be found on the UCLA Job Opportunities website under requisition number 27545, and closes on August 9.


Requisition Number: 27545
Working Title: Counseling Psychologist II
Salary: $5,867 - $11,608 monthly
Job Type: Career
Department Name: 5200-STUDENT SERVICES
Department Website URL:

Job Summary Statement:

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) serves as the campus community mental health center for students. The Department's mission is to support students' emotional and intellectual development, emotional resiliency and personal well-being toward optimizing their ability to thrive in UCLA's diverse learning environment. CAPS psychologists, clinical social workers and psychiatrists provide clinical, outreach and mental health promotion services. Clinical services are confidential and available to regularly enrolled students.

Under general supervision of the Director or designee, support the mission of Counseling and Psychological Services and the University in providing the highest quality mental health services for the wide range of students at UCLA. Perform a wide range of complex tasks including counseling and psychotherapy with students; consultation, outreach, prevention and mental health education on campus; emergency services; supervision. Perform, in addition, mental health services within a specialty. Accept overall direction from the Director, or designee, and participates in meetings, committees and carry out necessary charting and data requirements. Act in a manner consistent with the APA code of ethics.

Percentage of Time: 100
Shift Start: 8:00 am
Shift End: 5:00 pm

Qualifications for Position

Doctorate in counseling or clinical psychology from an APA approved program and completion of an approved internship.

Licensed for the practice of psychology in California.

Minimum of three years professional experience in a mental health setting with at least one year in a student counseling or student mental health setting.

Demonstrated ability to conduct brief psychotherapy and crisis intervention.

Demonstrated skills in consultation work with professional and non-professional colleagues.

Demonstrated skills in written and oral communication.

Demonstrated ability to evaluate and intervene with severely disturbed students.

Knowledge of applicable laws and ethics pertaining to mental health.

Ability to work with a diverse population.

Demonstrated ability to work as a team member in an interdisciplinary environment.

Knowledge of basic computer skills, e.g. Windows, Word.

Additional Posting Information

Bargaining Unit: 99-Policy Covered
Application Deadline: 08-09-2018
External Posting Date:
Quicklink To Posting:

Special Instructions:

Please note: This position requires a RESUME, COVER LETTER, and REFERENCES to be attached. Please have all files ready to upload when applying. Updates or corrections are not possible after required documents are submitted. Thank you.

This position can be found on the UCLA Job Opportunities website under requisition number 27545, and closes on August 9.
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