Core Faculty-Master of Arts in Clinical Counseling - Fresno campus
Category: Faculty Locations: fresno, CO Posted: Jan 6, 2020 Closes: Open Until Filled Type: Full-time
About Alliant International University:
Alliant International University is a nationally ranked and recognized fully accredited learning institution that educates and prepares students to work in a multicultural/international world. With campuses and learning centers across California and in Japan, Hong Kong, and Mexico, Alliant brings a unique global perspective to its curriculum and challenges its students with a practical sense of the world and current affairs. Enhancing Alliant's multi-cultural atmosphere is the diversity of its nearly 4,000 students from 49 states and over 75 countries. Offering courses of study in a wide range of professional and world-changing fields including psychology, education, business, law and forensics, Alliant provides a vibrant interactive academic environment for its faculty and an exciting job opportunity for all its employees.
Strong consideration will be given to qualified applicants who are multilingual and have experience working with diverse populations.
The MACC Program prepares master's level mental health professionals to be competent counselors who apply psychotherapeutic techniques to assess, treat and prevent cognitive, mental, and emotional issues related to personal growth, adjustment issues, psychosocial and environmental stressors, substance abuse and crisis and trauma among other conditions and life issues. The focus of the mental health treatment approaches in clinical counseling includes promoting resilience, wellness and prevention rather than pathology.
The 60-unit curriculum follows the CACREP 2016 standards and guidelines. The MACC program at Alliant is also a certified curriculum by the California State Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) educational requirements outlined in the Business and Professions Code (BPC) Section 4999.30 for Licensed Professional Clinical Counselors. The MACC program is currently submitting a Self-study to obtain CACREP accreditation as a Clinical Mental Health Counseling program. The MACC program at Alliant currently offers both online and on ground options to degree completion in an eight-week term calendar.
Responsibilities: Primary teaching responsibilities: Teach graduate level courses in the Master of Arts in Clinical Counseling, MACC program with a Clinical Mental Health Counseling emphasis and related elective courses. Teach in different formats, different times (evenings, weekends, on-line, residential, and on campus classes) Design, develop and assess courses, student learning outcomes, and program outcome goals. Conduct scholarly activities and professional research. Participate in activities that contribute to the MACC program's continuing success and preparation of counselors-in-training, advance the study in the professional counseling field and development of professional counselor identity. Provide service to the University and community. Supervise, advise and mentor students, and contribute to student professional growth and development
Required Education: Doctorate in Counselor Education & Supervision, from a CACREP accredited program; ABD candidates may be considered (PhD must be conferred by the position start date) OR a related doctoral degree and have been employed as a full-time faculty in a counselor education program for a minimum of one full academic year before July 1, 2013
Skills: Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite programs Demonstrated evidence of designing, developing and assessment of courses, program outcomes and student learning outcomes. Demonstrated skills in working successfully in a collaborative interdisciplinary environment. Demonstrated ability to teach and work successfully with persons from diverse populations and culturally diverse backgrounds. Demonstrated oral and written communication skills, and presentation skills
Experience: One (1) year of demonstrated, successful graduate level teaching, working in a Clinical Mental Health Counseling capacity (i.e. internships, graduate assistantships, professional work experience), and college teaching in both on ground and online environments. Preferred experience with or knowledge of CACREP standards. Including ability to assist in assessing program curricula, program outcomes, student learning outcomes and evaluating operational policies and procedures for the program.
Memberships, Certifications, Licenses: Licensed or licensed-eligible as Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor - LPCC in the State of California. Professional identity as a professional counselor and counselor educator as evidence by active membership in appropriate counseling associations.
CSPP's mission is to provide the highest quality education, training, research and service in professional psychology and related human service fields. We strive to improve the quality of life by fostering respect for human diversity in a multicultural and international society and by combating discrimination in all its forms. We seek to redefine excellence in scholarship via models of applied clinical research that provide a solid framework to understand and address problems of contemporary life. We exhibit the highest professional and ethical standards while addressing the needs of individuals and organizations and service to the underserved.
Alliant's Fresno campus is located in California's Central Valley, offering an affordable cost of living, as well as ready access to outdoor activities and landmarks such as Yosemite, Sequoia and Kings' Canyon National Parks, the John Muir Wilderness trail, and the Sierra Mountains. It is within a few hours of California's central coast and major cities. It is one of the most ethnically diverse and agriculturally rich areas of the United States.
For any questions feel free to contact; David Paul, PhD, NCC, LPC System-wide Director & Assistant Professor Clinical Counseling Program 5130 E. Clinton Way Fresno, California 93727 firstname.lastname@example.org 559.253.2279
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