Human Resources

Licensed Counselor

The Department of Wellness and Counseling at Alma College invites applications for a full-time Licensed Counselor position.

Position Summary
Provides individual, couple, group mental health counseling and crisis intervention for Alma College students while providing prevention and outreach programs for the campus community.

Position Responsibilities
1. Provide mental health services to undergraduate students including: intakes, assessments, individual therapy, psycho educational programs, and group therapy.
2. Provide professional consultation services to parents, faculty staff and outside providers.
3. Crisis intervention, case management and risk assessment for walk-in appointments and after hours on call services for campus as needed.
4. Provide educational and prevention training for the campus and community in the areas of mental health, suicide prevention and Bystander Intervention and student success skills.
5. Plan prevention and outreach programs to campus community through events bringing awareness and education to issues such as alcohol and drug use, sexual misconduct, suicide, mental health and stress management.
6. Provide BASICS (Brief Alcohol Screening and Intervention for College Students) program to judicial, court and self-referrals.
7. Enter appointments, programs and pertinent data into Titanium database, ensuring accuracy of information systems. Responsible for maintaining clinical records in Titanium Software system.

Job Qualifications
Master’s degree in counseling, social work, or psychology. Licensed in Michigan. Must have a minimum one year professional experiences preferably working with college students.

Qualified candidates should submit a letter of application that addresses the skills required for the position, a resume, the names and contact information for three professional references, and an Alma College application to: Anne Lambrecht, Associate Vice President for Student Life, Alma College, careers@alma.edu. For an Alma College application please go to: https://www.alma.edu/live/files/897- employment-application.

Alma College is a selective, baccalaureate liberal arts college committed to academic excellence and development of responsible leaders. Alma’s undergraduates thrive on challenging academic programs in a supportive, small-college environment emphasizing active, collaborative learning and close student-faculty interaction. Alma is a private Phi Beta Kappa institution located in the center of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula.

Alma College is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty, staff and student body.

Alma College recognizes that we are all transformed when we celebrate and value the varied identities backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives in our campus community. We are committed to recognizing and removing barriers to success and providing equitable access to opportunities through education and advocacy. In our increasingly diverse campus and world, we pledge to create a climate where everyone is safe and free to grow intellectually, spiritually, and emotionally.

Please note that incomplete applications that are received will not be considered.

Story published on December 17, 2020