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The University of Maryland Intercollegiate Athletics Department is pleased to announce the opening of a new full-time position in the Clinical and Sports Psychology Program expanding our comprehensive and integrated approach to student-athlete development and support. We are seeking a strong generalist to deliver direct clinical and sport psychology services to our student-athlete population. Duties include, but are not limited to, maintaining regular office hours for student-athletes; providing consultation and training to coaches, athletic trainers and other athletic department staff; participating on interdisciplinary teams; consulting with co-treating providers; developing and implementing leadership programming; and maintaining accurate and confidential records. We seek a professional with well-developed therapy skills, commitment to diversity and demonstrated competency in multicultural counseling skills, and a commitment to advancing the vision of a culturally competent athletic department.
To Apply: Submit applications electronically at https://ejobs.umd.edu. Search for position number 124208. For best consideration applications should include (1) cover letter, (2) resume, and (3) names and contact information of at least three references. More information on Maryland Athletics can be found at www.umterps.com.
Best Consideration Date: Apply by September 18, 2018.
The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.
Master’s degree in counseling or clinical psychology or social work along with a minimum of three years’ experience providing individual mental health services and experience providing mental health services to college-aged population is required.
Additional Certifications required: Licensed clinical provider (LCSW-C, LCPC, Psychologist) and License eligible in the state of Maryland.
Knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position are: Strong generalist with an interest in sport psychology; Well developed therapy skills, strong interest in working with culturally and racially diverse student population; and the Ability to work autonomously and conceptualize, develop, and implement treatment plans.
Certification as a Certified Mental Performance Consultant (CMPC)l; College/university center experience; Minimum of two years of experience working with student-athletes in individual and team settings; Strong understanding of athletic department culture; Experience developing and implementing prevention and training programs; Experience in leadership training and program development; Experience in the areas of eating disorders/disordered eating and substance abuse are preferred.
Internal Number: 124208
About University of Maryland-College Park
The University of Maryland is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and is located on a beautiful campus located eight miles north of the nation's capital in College Park, which was recently rated "Best place to Raise Kids in Maryland" by Bloomberg.com. The campus is also near Columbia, Maryland, which was listed as the #2 “Best Place to Live” by Money Magazine. The Athletic Program has won 20 national championships over the last 15 years and is a charter member of the Big Ten Conference. Currently, 78 of the University's academic programs are ranked in their respective Top 25 nationally.