This postdoctoral position is for a psychology doctoral graduate who is seeking advanced training in providing psychological services in a community college. The position is full time for one academic year. The start date is August 29, 2016. The end date is July 28, 2017. The duties include: providing brief individual counseling; initial intake interviews; crisis intervention; case management; consultation and outreach with students, faculty, and staff; possible supervision of practicum students or student peer educators; and other duties as assigned.
The postdoctoral internship is designed to provide both generalist training and specialized experience working with a diverse population of community college students regarding a range of mental health and developmental concerns. The postdoctoral intern is supervised by a licensed psychologist.
Applicants must have completed a Ph.D or Psy.D in counseling or clinical psychology before the start of the contract.
Preference will be given to candidates from APA-accredited academic programs who have completed APA-accredited internships. The strongest applicants will demonstrate a professional commitment and interest in university or college counseling centers and student development.
$30,000 for 11-month period (contingent on budget approval)
Required Application Materials
Please submit via e-mail a detailed cover letter, curriculum vita, 3 current letters of recommendation
Application Deadline: June 1, 2016
Alison Brown, Ph.D.
Santa Monica College
1900 Pico Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90405