The Assistant Director of Training reports to the Director of Counseling Services and is a member of the administrative leadership team. This position is specifically responsible for the leadership, coordination, and daily operations of the APA accredited doctoral psychology internship training program, master’s internship, and any practicum or postdoctoral trainees the center may have, as well as identifying and coordinating opportunities for in-house continuing education for permanent staff members.
This position provides individual, couples and group counseling, assessment and crisis intervention services to CWU students, outreach education/consultation to the university community, and is an integral member of the Health and Wellness unit supporting the wellbeing of university students.
PhD. Or Psy.D. in Clinical or Counseling Psychology.
Successful completion of a supervised doctoral internship.
2-years licensed as a psychologist in any state with ability to transfer licensure to Washington State.
Previous experience providing clinical supervision to doctoral interns or doctoral practicum students.
Experience and proven competency working with multicultural and other diverse populations.
Ability to provide brief and focused counseling.
Experience facilitating counseling groups.
Experience providing risk assessment and crisis response.
Experience working as part of a collaborative, team-based approach to clinical services in a fast-paced work setting.
Excellent written, verbal, interpersonal, and group communication skills.
Excellent problem solving skills.
PhD. Or Psy.D. in Clinical or Counseling Psychology from a program accredited by the American Psychological Association.
5-years licensed as a psychologist in any state with ability to transfer licensure to Washington State.
Successful completion of a supervised doctoral internship accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA) with a minimum of 2000 hours.
Involvement in the planning and implementation of psychology clinical training programs.
Sound administrative, organizational, managerial, program development, and data-analytical/evaluation skills.
Professional counseling experience working in a university/college counseling center.
A strong interest in working with underserved/under-represented student populations (e.g., students of color, student athletes, veterans, LGBTQI+).
Education, training, and experience in providing:
Didactic training on topics related to clinical practice.
Psychodiagnostic and personality assessment.
Training and experience in using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).
Screening begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Located in historic Ellensburg, Washington, Central Washington University is a public four-year university. Home to over 10,000 students, Central has a commitment to hands-on learning and discovery, which takes students beyond the limits of the classroom and books. Central prepares students to become well-educated citizens who are ready for high-demand careers in the workforce and offers over 150 undergraduate majors as well as graduate studies programs and research. To prepare and enable students to succeed in a global economy, Central partners with over 30 colleges and universities around the world.CWU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Title IX/Veteran/Disability Employer.