Job Requisition Number: 27064. As a national collegiate leader, UC Berkeley’s University Health Services (UHS) provides comprehensive medical, mental health, insurance and health promotion services to all Berkeley students, and a variety of health programs for faculty and staff. Approximately 65,000 visits occur annually including Primary Care, Urgent Care, Occupational Health and Specialty Clinics. Services are designed to minimize the impact of illness, emotional distress and injury on studies and work. Coupled with health promotion and public health programs, UHS reaches all segments of the Berkeley campus community. Learn more about us by visiting uhs.berkeley.edu
•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.
•Presents psychoeducational workshops for students and provides outreach and consultation to faculty and staff regarding student concerns.
•Functions as a consultant to CAPS and other UHS staff with expertise in campus and community resources.
•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, counseling or marriage and family therapy and current CA state license (LCSW or MFT). If licensed in another state, would need to be licensed within 6 months of residence in California.
•Advanced knowledge of mental health concerns including self-harm, suicidality, psychosis, trauma, and co-occurring substance abuse. Advanced individual and group intervention skills including assessment, psychotherapy, and case management; working knowledge of college developmental and mental health issues including dual diagnoses; 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. Employment is contingent on successful completion of: Background Check, Acceptable Medical Evaluation that includes infectious disease surveillance and proof of current required vaccinations or immunity levels, and successful credentials verification (if applicable).
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.