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Licensed Professional Counselor/Associate Licensed Counselor (S#269)
Tuskegee University

Date Posted Apr. 27, 2022
Title Licensed Professional Counselor/Associate Licensed Counselor (S#269)
University Tuskegee University
Tuskegee, AL, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professional Staff
  • Health Services
    Counseling Services

Position: Licensed Professional Counselor I Associate  Licensed  Counselor                                        
Department: Wellness Center

Status: Full-Time

Special Qualifications
In keeping with the President’s commitment to Tuskegee University Becoming "One Tuskegee", the ideal Licensed Professional Counselor I Associate  Licensed  Counselor will possess the willingness to use their expertise in transforming Tuskegee into a leading 21st century living and learning environment.

Essential Duties  and Job Responsibilities

Meet with students to determine the exact nature of their mental health concerns.
Provide targeting counseling designed to help the individual overcome their area of concern.
Consulting with new students to gauge their difficulties and resources.
Devising tailor-made treatment regimens and adapting these, as needed.
Addressing concerns through talk therapy and by modeling adaptive, sustainable behaviors.
Promoting constructive self-reflection, helpful coping techniques, and nurturing relationships.
Monitoring perceptions about and adherence to suggested plan of therapy.
Recording symptomology over time to ascertain the utility of interventions.
Writing medical and suitable referral notes, as required.
Maintain complete and accurate files and documentation of all action taken with or on behalf of each student.
Staying warm, engaged, and receptive as you work to facilitate healing through the duration of every student’s counseling session.
Remain knowledgeable of the most up to date methodologies in counseling to provide students with the best possible treatment and care.
Refer students to other medical healthcare providers as necessary.
Attend all university sponsored programs, introduce support services such as open houses, orientation week and summer sessions for incoming students.
May require evening hours and/or calls for emergency and crisis prevention.
Perform other related job duties as assigned.

Skills Required

Proven experience as a licensed professional counselor.
Excellent verbal communication skills.
Ability to have students "open up" to you and deliver treatment that is customized to meet the unique needs of every student.
Empathic, sensitive, and driven to foster healing.
Willingness to refer students to other healthcare providers as needed.

Commensurate with education, training, and experience

**The statements contained in this job announcement reflect general details as necessary to describe the principal functions of this job, the level of knowledge and skill typically required, and the scope of responsibility.  It should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements. **

Applications are available at the following link:

Each applicant, including all current/existing employees, must complete and submit a Tuskegee University employment application, resume/CV, a list of (3) to (5) references (with detailed contact information) and copies of unofficial transcripts (official transcript(s) will be required upon hire). Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications and submit a completed application packet in order to be considered for the position.  The University reserves the right not to fill the position in the event of budgetary or operational constraints.

Human Resources Department
Attn: Employment/Recruitment
101 Kresge Center
Tuskegee University
Tuskegee, Alabama 36088
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