November 30, 2010

Psychologist Employment Opportunity

PSYCHOLOGIST 2
Salary: $ 22.18-$ 32.69 hourly, $ 46,312-$ 68,257 annually
Date Posted: 11/24/2010
Closing Date: 12/14/2010
Hiring Agency: MN St Colleges & Universities
Division/Bureau: Winona State University
Location: Winona
Who May Apply: Open to all qualified job seekers
Posting Number: 10MNSC000747
Employment Conditions:Permanent, Full-time
Work Shift: Day Shift
Days of Work: Monday-Friday , 08:00 AM-04:30 PM
Travel Required: no
Job Grouping: Health Care & Human Services
Classified Status: Classified

Online job posting: https://statejobs.doer.state.mn.us/JobPosting/d83d20d36ad72c011d6b0f60f773dc03/Results

Job Description: This position will provide professional psychological services to students at Winona State University and Southeast Technical College. This will include, but not be limited to individual and group therapy, case consultation, crisis/triage, supervision as appropriate, assessments, and assistance for other direct care staff. This position will develop and implement outreach programs and campus programs in collaboration with other departments. They will participate in University events and serve on committees. They will be actively engaged in professional development, conferences, department and division activities, professional associations, and workshops on both campuses. After hours responsibilities may be required.

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Specific duties include:
1. To provide therapy/counseling services to meet specific client needs.
2. To provide outreach initiatives to the Winona State University community.
3. Participate in department, division, and University related meetings and functions as determined by your supervisors. Be actively engaged in professional development activities.

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Minimum Qualifications: KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED

1. Master's degree in counseling, clinical psychology, or social work
2. Candidate must be licensed or license-eligible in MN within two years of hire
3. Excellent communication skills, including interpersonal, written, and public speaking
4. Effective organizational and administrative skills
5. Timeliness and attention to detail in work functions
6. Must be able to be credentialed by numerous health insurance carriers should billing for services be implemented.

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Preferred Qualifications: 1. Doctorate in counseling, clinical psychology, or social work
2. 2 years of mental health counseling work experience in a university or college setting.

Posted by rutka005 at 7:11 AM

Seeking Doctoral Students to Participate in Study

Dear Counseling Psychology Doctoral Student,

We would like to invite you to participate in a study on the current status of consultation and related activities in Counseling Psychology doctoral training programs. The survey will take approximately 15 minutes to complete. By completing the survey, you will also be eligible to win one of three $25 gift cards for Amazon.com. If you are interested in participating, please access the online survey by clicking on the following link:

http://inquisitor.bsu.edu/inqsit/inqsit.cgi/gerstein/Adams-Niegocki?Consultation+and+Related+Activities
Your responses will be entirely anonymous. There is no foreseeable risk associated with participating in this study. Please note that your participation is voluntary and you may exit the survey at any time for any reason.

We greatly appreciate your participation. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us or our faculty advisor. If you have any questions concerning your rights as a research participant that have not been answered by the investigators, or if you wish to report any concerns about the study, you may also contact the Office of Research Compliance at 765-285-5070 or at irb@bsu.eduirb@bsu.edu>.

Thank you!

David Adams, M.A.
Doctoral Student
Counseling Psychology and Guidance Services
Ball State University, TC 622
Muncie, IN 47306
765.285.8040
dfadams@bsu.edudfadams@bsu.edu>

Kathleen Niegocki
Doctoral Student
Counseling Psychology and Guidance Services
Ball State University, TC 622
Muncie, IN 47306
765.285.8040
klniegocki@bsu.eduklniegocki@bsu.edu>

Lawrence Gerstein, Ph.D.
Director of Doctoral Training
Counseling Psychology and Guidance Services
Ball State University, TC 622
Muncie, IN 47306
765.285.8040
lgerstein@bsu.edulgerstein@bsu.edu>

Posted by rutka005 at 7:01 AM

November 19, 2010

American Psychological Association Minority Fellowship Program

Call for Fellowship Applications

MFP Fellows receive much more than just financial support; they join a community committed to their success. Fellows are mentored by leading ethnic minority psychologists and become part of a lifetime network of professional psychologists interested in ethnic minority behavioral health issues.

Fellowship Opportunities (Click for more information)

* Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services Predoctoral Fellowship

This fellowship is aimed at those pursuing doctoral degrees in clinical, counseling, and school psychology, or other behavioral health services areas.

* Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services Postdoctoral Fellowship

This fellowship is aimed at early career doctoral recipients who are interested in developing a career in behavioral health services or policy.

The application deadline is January 15

For more information or to apply, please visit our web site at www.apa.org/pi/mfp

Jared Shamwell | Program Coordinator, Minority Fellowship Program

Public Interest Directorate
American Psychological Association
750 First Street NE, Washington, DC 20002-4242
Tel: 202.336.6127 | Fax: 202 336.6012

email: jshamwell@apa.org | www.apa.org

Posted by rutka005 at 7:53 AM

November 5, 2010

CSPP PhD Practicum Meeting

The practicum meeting for Doctoral students will also be this Thursday, November 11th at 12:15PM in 330 EdSciB. The practicum handbooks are posted online at http://z.umn.edu/handbooks (at the bottom of the web page). Hard copies of the practicum handbooks will be distributed during the practicum advising meeting.

Posted by rutka005 at 8:41 AM

CSPP MA Practicum Meeting

The practicum meeting for first year MA students will be this Thursday, November 11th at 12:40PM in 325 EdSciB. First year Masters students are required to attend the practicum meeting. The practicum handbooks are posted online at http://z.umn.edu/handbooks (at the bottom of the web page). Hard copies of the practicum handbooks will be distributed during the practicum advising meeting to all first year MA students.

Posted by rutka005 at 8:23 AM