Saint Paul University
223 Main Street
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
K1S 1C4
Phone: 1-800 637-6859
Email: info@ustpaul.ca
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Mental Health Professional

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Administrative Unit : Student Success Centre / Centre de succès scolaire
Supervisor : Superviseur du Centre de succès scolaire /Student Success Centre Supervisor
Hours : 15.00



Functions :

 

The Student Success Centre at Saint Paul University offers various services to students in order to help them succeed in their studies by providing academic support and guidance as well as counselling.

Saint Paul University is looking for a mental health professional to provide counselling and psychotherapy services  to students (bachelor, master and doctorate levels) and help them overcome a range of psychological, emotional, relational, social or personal issues and difficulties. The counsellor will be required to propose personal treatment plan to students to:

  • address their thought processes, feelings and behavior (assess need);
  • understand inner conflicts (explore issues);
  • find new ways to deal with, and alleviate, distress (goals and course of action).
  • using mainly brief therapy techniques, the counsellor will use approximately a maximum of 10 sessions per student and, if need be, will refer the student to other community resources for more complex situations. 

Contract position from August 26, 2013 to May 31, 2014

Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to Human Resources Service, at    rh-hr@ustpaul.ca by 4:00 p.m. on June 15, 2013.

Experience :

 

Requirements

  • Qualified counsellor (holding a master degree in counseling or psychotherapy)
  • At least 3 years of practical experience
  • Bilingual
  • Flexible in terms of schedule and availability
  • Experience is student counseling would be an asset