Graduate Assistant Job Description-Master’s level

TITLE:

Counseling Center Intern (20 hours per week)

QUALIFICATIONS:

A current master’s student in the Mental Health Counseling program

Completion of/concurrent enrollment in Practicum I

REPORTS TO:

Director of Training

PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:

Service Requirements:

  1. Individual Counseling:  Case load of 5 individual and/or couples per week; 1 intakes per week
  2. Group Counseling:   Co-lead minimum of one group per semester
  3. Crisis Intervention:   Serve as on-call person 2-3 hours per week
  4. Outreach Programming:   Conduct programs/workshops as assigned by Outreach Coordinator
  5. Personality Assessment: Administer and interpret personality tests with clients as necessary

Training Requirements:

  1. Supervision: Individual Supervision 1 hour/week
  2. Training Seminars: Regularly attend and participate in weekly training seminars
  3. Staffings: Attend/participate in a weekly staffing meeting

Administrative Requirements:

  1. Clinical Records: Maintain clinical records in accordance with the Center’s procedures
  2. Staff Meetings: Regularly attend/participate in weekly staff meetings
  3. Evaluation: Complete/submit evaluation forms as assigned
  4. Paperwork: Complete all paperwork including weekly reports

Additional and Optional Opportunities:

  1. Training: Attend conferences/workshops outside of the center and/or UCA
  2. Research: Read/research the center’s resources and materials; initiate new projects