Adjunct - Understanding Trauma - Traditional Campus - College of Humanities and Social Sciences
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Make a Difference at Grand Canyon University
Shape the bright futures of Grand Canyon University students as an adjunct faculty member for the traditional ground campus in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, which provides a job focused education. The college features a variety of programs from counseling and psychology to justice studies, history and English literature.
As an adjunct faculty member, you’ll provide program instruction incorporating innovative teaching methodologies, cutting-edge technologies and other industry trends reflecting advancements in your discipline. If you are highly motivated and passionate about teaching exceptional quality instruction in modern facilities with smaller class sizes, we’d like to hear from you.
Course: BHS-440: Understanding Trauma:
- This course offers an overview of various types of trauma, and effects of traumatic experiences within the physical, emotional, sociological, cognitive, and spiritual domains of a human being. It studies the dynamics of trauma throughout the human life-span development. It offers a brief overview of trauma, informed care assessment and treatment, and ethics associated with working with trauma victims.
Responsibilities include equipping students with the required skill set, facilitating classroom discussions, assessing student performance and preparing students to be successful leaders in their chosen profession.
- Minimum: Masters in Counseling Education or Masters in Counseling or Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy or Masters in Behavioral Health or Masters in Mental Health or Masters in Clinical Psychology or Masters in Counseling Psychology AND Independent level license in Counseling or Psychology AND a minimum of 2 years of community mental health clinical experience. Preferred: Doctorate in Counseling Education or Doctorate in Counseling or Doctorate in Marriage and Family Therapy or Doctorate in Behavioral Health or Doctorate in Mental Health or Doctorate in Clinical Psychology or Doctorate in Counseling Psychology AND Associate or Independent level license in Counseling or Psychology AND a minimum of 1 year of community mental health clinical experience.
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