Pennsylvania State University, Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)
United States


Penn State University

Campus/Location:University Park Campus
Campus City:University Park, PA
Date Announced:12/19/2019
Date Closing:open until filled
Job Number:92655
Level/Salary Band:
03 – K – Exempt
04 – L – Exempt
Department:Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)
Full/Part Time:Full–Time


The Pennsylvania State University, Center for Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS), University Park, PA has a Psychologist position (Level 3 or Level 4) available beginning August 6, 2020. Duties include: providing individual and group psychotherapy, initial consultations and triage, outreach and consultation, clinical supervision to trainees, and crisis intervention. Expertise in collaborative care for transgender and gender diverse clients, consulting/liaisoning with campus partners regarding services for sexually and gender diverse clients, as well as experience training staff related to clinical considerations in working with clients identifying as sexually and/or gender diverse are required. The successful candidate will have substantial experience and expertise in sexual and gender diverse focused services, experience training other professionals, and proven effectiveness collaborating with campus/community partners/stakeholders regarding the mental health needs of students who identify as sexually and/or gender diverse. Recognizing the unique needs of sexual and/or gender diverse communities, it is preferred that candidates have a strong commitment to social justice and are able to navigate the multiple layers of identity that students experience, including, but not limited to, race, ethnicity, nationality, class, disability, religion, sexuality, and gender. This job will be filled as a level 3, or level 4, depending upon the successful candidate's competencies, education, and experience. Typically requires a Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Clinical or Counseling Psychology plus one year of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience for a level 3. Additional experience and/or education and competencies are required for higher level jobs. APA accredited training/internship and counseling center experience preferred. A one-year, full-time doctoral internship in Professional Psychology or Health Service Psychology is required. Penn State CAPS values a focus on self-examination and embraces a philosophy respectful of diversity and inclusion. CAPS strives to build a diverse staff capable of meeting the needs of all of our students. Please see for information on Penn State University’s diversity “All In” effort and see for information from Human Resources on Diversity and Inclusion at Penn State. State College, PA, a university town, with a population of 105,000 (which includes the State College borough and surrounding townships) was recently cited as one of the top university towns in the United States. Pittsburgh and Philadelphia are 3 to 4 hours from State College and Baltimore is about 3 hours. State College and the university provide the major intellectual, cultural and recreational resources for central Pennsylvania. Application review will begin on Friday, January 17, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled.

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