Tulane University


Job Information

The Staff Psychiatrist is responsible for delivering mental health treatment to Tulane students. The individual in this role conducts psychiatric evaluations and provides clinical services. These may include medication management, crisis intervention, short-term individual therapy, group therapy and workshops, and outreach activities, along with collaborating with a multidisciplinary staff in maintaining a consistently high standard of care.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Dedication to protecting confidentiality and meeting all ethical standards associated with the practice of psychology within a university counseling center context

Strong case formulation, assessment and treatment skills, including the ability to understand transference and countertransference in working clinically with a diversity of clients, issues and levels of impairment

Outstanding oral and written communication skills, able to dialogue effectively with a wide range of students, faculty and staff

Ability to collaborate collegially with a multidisciplinary staff, both within CAPS and throughout the University community

Knowledge of developmental trends and concerns of undergraduates, as well as graduate and professional students

Ongoing pursuit of self-knowledge and understanding of own personal factors affecting clinical work
Required Education and/or Experience

Psychiatrist Board Eligible/Board Certified (BE/BC)

Louisiana license, or license-eligible by date of hire

Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) license

Louisiana Controlled and Dangerous Substance license

Preferred Qualifications

Prior experience providing services in a university counseling center

Competency documenting services using an electronic medical records system

How To Apply

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