The Clinical Psychologist provides (a) mental healthcare (e.g., assessment, prevention, diagnosis, intervention, treatment, education, crisis management), and (b) mental skills performance consultation to the department’s student-athletes, either directly or indirectly, through coaches and other healthcare providers. This position will report to the Director of Clinical and Sport Psychology for Student-Athletes and work collaboratively with team physicians and performance team.
The UA is AA/EO Employer/Veterans/Disabled.
Master’s degree in social work, psychology, counseling, or related field from an accredited institution of higher learning
At least two years of clinical experience working with college populations
Maintain a current mental healthcare license in the State of Arkansas
Doctoral degree in clinical or counseling psychology from an APAaccredited doctoral program and completion of APA accredited internship
Certified Mental Performance Consultant (CMPC)
Experience in a university counseling center
Experience working with a diverse student-athlete population
Experience utilizing a time-limited model of care
Experience working with Division I athletic departments
At least one year of counseling experience working with Division I or professional athletes
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: NC1313P
About University of Arkansas
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 26,000 students with more than 210 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 employees an...d their families, 12 official holidays, immediate leave accrual, and a choice of retirement programs with university contributions ranging from 5 to 14% of employee salary.
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