Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS), part of Vaden Health Center at Stanford University, invites applicants for the position of Eating Disorder Specialist and Clinical Care Manager. CAPS is a college mental health clinic with a multi-disciplinary team of professionals who are dedicated to the pursuit of clinical excellence, organizational diversity, and social justice. Vaden Health Center is within the Division of Student Affairs, which advances student development and learning, fosters community engagement, and empowers students and staff to thrive.
Qualified applicants should submit a CV and a cover letter that specifically addresses experience in the treatment of eating disorders and in coordinating treatment plans for patients across systems of care. The cover letter should also describe an applicant's contributions to the work of diversity, equity, and inclusion, as well as their commitment to life-long learning and excellence in clinical care and eating disorder treatment.
The successful candidate will have a deep commitment to cultural humility and equity. They will be able to showcase a history of working across diverse identities (including but not limited to race, gender, sexuality, and ability status) and demonstrate their commitment to inclusivity. The candidate will have a working understanding of the strengths of diverse students as well as an awareness of the role that systems play in privileging certain groups of students while marginalizing others. The successful candidate will have the skills to provide culturally sensitive clinical and care management services for Stanford students with eating disorder concerns.
In this role, you will:
Provide comprehensive care management to students as they transition through different levels of eating disorder treatment such as hospitalizations and residential, day, and ongoing outpatient treatment programs. Provide individual and group counseling services, crisis intervention, clinical consultation, and outreach programming with a focus on students with eating disorder concerns.
Provide comprehensive care management support to students requiring additional clinical and logistical support for eating disorder concerns
Provide comprehensive outpatient mental health services and programs to students with eating disorders, including intake evaluations, individual brief therapy, and group therapy
Liaise between center and other resources, and actively participate in developing care plans including facilitating referrals and access to various levels of eating disorder treatment.
Work collaboratively with campus staff to support students accessing accommodations or taking temporary leaves from school in order to engage in eating disorder treatment care plans requiring higher levels of care and support
Track services for students with eating disorder diagnoses or other students of concern requiring higher levels of care, and participate in treatment planning for these students.
Work with faculty and administrators in consultation, outreach, and other collaborative initiatives
Provide generalist direct clinical services such as brief individual therapy, skills groups and group therapy to student population when needed
Provide generalist crisis services as needed by clinic including crisis assessment, intervention, and management to students of concern or in crisis; assess need for higher level of care.
Provide trainings and consultations for staff and CAPS trainees as needed.
Develop and provide outreach services through educational programming, liaison relationships with community centers and campus partners, and other activities as needed
Evaluate and respond to emergency situations as needed; provide consultation to campus for
Participate in CAPS and Vaden Health Center meetings and development activities; complete special projects as assigned.
* - Other duties may also be assigned
To be successful in this role, you will bring:
Master's degree in social work or psychology or related field and two years post-degree experience.
Clinical expertise in evaluation, crisis intervention, and care management.
Proven ability to interact with diverse constituencies.
Demonstrated strong communication skills (oral and written)
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, or Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed or license-eligible in the state of California
In addition, preferred requirements include:
Expertise in working with eating disorder concerns in college-age students
Counseling experience with diverse populations including individuals identifying as minority gender, sexual orientation, race, and/or ethnicity
Work history and/or training with college students desirable
Currently licensed in the state of California
Working Conditions: Job requires night, overnight or on-call availability, weekends and holidays.
Interpersonal Skills: Demonstrates the ability to work well with Stanford colleagues and clients and with external organizations.
Promote Culture of Safety: Demonstrates commitment to personal responsibility and value for safety; communicates safety concerns; uses and promotes safe behaviors based on training and lessons learned.
Subject to and expected to comply with all applicable University policies and procedures, including but not limited to the personnel policies and other policies found in the University's Administrative Guide, http://adminguide.stanford.edu.
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The job duties listed are typical examples of work performed by positions in this job classification and are not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, tasks, and responsibilities. Specific duties and responsibilities may vary depending on department or program needs without changing the general nature and scope of the job or level of responsibility. Employees may also perform other duties as assigned.
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Location: Vice Provost for Student Affairs, Stanford, California, United States Schedule: Classification Level:
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