Job Description

Grand Canyon University!  One of Arizona’s leading institutions of higher learning. 

Located in the Valley of Sun in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona, GCU is a regionally accredited, private, nondenominational Christian University. 

Are you looking for an opportunity to expand your experience in mental health and wellness therapy, while making a difference? Grand Canyon University is looking for a Campus Therapist to work with and support our students, faculty and staff on our ground campus.

What you will do:

  • Support enrolled student’s mental health and wellness through providing individual and group therapy based on a brief, solution-focused model.

  • Provide assessments (along with clinical recommendations) of at-risk students within the context of the campus Behavioral Intervention Team.

  • Provide assessments, referrals, and consultations. Consult with and/or makes referrals to other professionals and outside agencies.

  • Serve as a consultant and resource person for faculty and staff regarding the mental health of individual students, faculty, and/or staff and the factors affecting the adjustment and mental health of the university community.

  • Maintain accurate and complete clinical documentation in compliance with legal and ethical guidelines of clinical practice.

  • Maintain licensure in good standing with the Arizona Board of Behavioral Health Examiners (AzBBHE), including participation in ongoing clinical supervision if applicable.

What you need:

  • Master’s degree in counseling, mental health, psychology, therapy or a related field from an accredited college or university.

  • Possesses current licensure (in good standing) as an LPC, LCSW, LMFT, LAC, MSW, or LAMFT from the  Arizona Board of Behavioral Health Examiners (AzBBHE) is required.

  • Clinical experience as a generalist; able to effectively treat many different mental health diagnoses required.

  • Demonstrated experience working with young adults in a highly relational setting is preferred.

  • Demonstrated experience working effectively with a wide range of people, including persons from diverse backgrounds is preferred.

  • Demonstrated experience in a college or university counseling center is preferred.

  • Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University’s Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement and Mission of Grand Canyon University.

Why work at GCU:

  • Exceptional workplace benefits include medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, a 401K savings plan

  • Generous time off plan and 11 paid holidays

  • Paid time off to volunteer in the community or at GCU sponsored events

  • Free covered parking

  • We also offer full-time employees, their spouses, and dependent children an Education Tuition Discount Program

  • Free on-site gyms on campus

Application Instructions

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