The University of Washington Bothell is one of the most dynamic public universities in the state of Washington. We offer a participatory student experience grounded in hands-on learning, close relationships with faculty members as teachers and mentors, and the personalized support of staff who are dedicated to student success. The academic work of the campus focuses on cross-disciplinary research and creative practice, connected learning, and community engagement. UW Bothell's current enrollment is approximately 5,500 students. More than 90 percent of undergraduates are from Washington State, and approximately half are first-generation college attendees or come from underrepresented groups. Located along wetlands and a river north of Seattle, UW Bothell builds vibrant regional partnerships, creates and disseminates new knowledge, and prepares students for leadership throughout Washington and beyond. Diversity is a core value of University of WA Bothell. We believe the power of diversity enriches all of us by exposing us to a range of ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges, and to discover, design and deliver solutions. To learn more, read our Diversity Statement.UW Bothell has an outstanding opportunity open for a Temporary Psychologist/Mental Health Therapist.This position provides counseling to students presenting with a broad range of mental health concerns. Provides crisis intervention. Provides consultations to faculty, staff, and parents regarding their concerns about a student's behavior or emotional well-being. 1. Provide short-term individual, couple and group counseling to students on personal matters that may impede their academic and career success and about developmental issues associated with their life transitions and life purpose as well as crisis intervention, consultation and outreach. Offer referrals for students who need longer-term therapy or for issues beyond the scope of Counseling Center services offered at UW Bothell. Maintain client data and records in accordance with legal and professional standards. 2. Provide supervision and training to master and doctoral level practicum students, interns, and post-doctorate residents. 3. Provide consultation and guidance to faculty, staff, as well as parents when they have concerns about a student's behavior or emotional well-being. 4. Actively participate in new student affairs program, wellness activities and other related programs. 5. Design, market and conduct non-credit workshops or courses on mental health-related topics (stress management, substance abuse, etc.) of relevance to the student body. Collaborate with faculty, staff and students to identify topics for workshops, seminars, and retreats related to skill development, self-discovery, life transitions, life purpose, and wellness. 6. Market Counseling Services to the campus community. 7. Stay abreast of legal and practical issues related to the counseling field. Serve and participate on Student Affairs or University of Washington Bothell committees as requested. Perform other related duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.