Graduate Assistant Job Description – Doctoral level


Counseling Center Graduate Assistant (20 hours per week)


A current doctoral student in the Counseling Psychology program

Completion of/concurrent enrollment in Practicum III


Director of Training


Service Requirements:

1.  Individual Counseling:  Case load of 8-10 individual and/or couples per week; 1 intake per week

2.  Group Counseling:   Co-lead 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 weekly staffing meetings

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 (e.g., supervision)

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 and research the center’s resources and materials