Within Student Psychological Services, this position helps maintain a system to minimize the impact of mental illness on the academic and personal pursuits of students by providing referrals, continuity of care and follow-up. This position will be responsible for providing referral services for students who are experiencing personal, social and or emotional difficulties that may impeded academic progress. This position will maintain up-to date knowledge on resources available in the community and liaises with community mental health and social services to provide students with this information.
Typically a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology, Counseling, Higher Education or related field or equivalent experience. Employee will be expected to continue upgrading knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to keep abreast of regulation/policy changes and emerging best-practices.
Minimum of two years experience of health related experience. Preferred direct experience managing a caseload of individual, experience documenting student / client information
Effective communication (verbal and written) organization and human relations skills; ability to work well in a diverse environment; proficiency with computer and client management systems including spreadsheets
Demonstrated knowledge in the areas associated with case management, organization, planning, decision making, problem solving, strategic thinking and effective use of resources.
Exemplary communication skills (both written and oral) evidenced by background in preparing comprehensive reports and executive summaries incorporating complex, highly technical information.
Highly developed organizational and leadership skills.
Demonstrated computer competency and preferably knowledgeable of Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel, PowerPoint and other Database systems.
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