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Counseling and Psychology Doctoral Intern - STA

Kennesaw State University
Job Location:
Kennesaw, 30144
Counseling and Psychological Services

Job ID: 273898

About Us

Are you ready to join a community leading in innovative teaching and learning? 

Kennesaw State University is one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. With our growing enrollment and global reach, we are enjoying increased prominence among Georgia's colleges. We offer more than 150 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral degrees to over 43,000 students. Our entrepreneurial spirit, high-impact research, and Division I athletics also draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Our university's vibrant culture, career opportunities, mission and values and rich benefits make us an employer of choice. We are part of the University System of Georgia.  Kennesaw State will exemplify the power and promise of a student-centered, research-driven university. Our institutional values are student-inspired, promise-fulfilling, true to ourselves, elevational, open and impact-generating. In addition, we support the University System of Georgia core values of accountability, excellence, integrity and respect.  We are searching for talented people to join Kennesaw State University. Come to KSU and find your passion.   


Our Kennesaw campus is located at 1000 Chastain Road NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144. 

Department Information

Counseling and Psychological Services (CPS) Internship guidelines and expectations are listed at

Job Summary

Under the supervision of professional staff, deliver a wide range of counseling services including initial consultation, diagnostic and treatment formulation, crisis intervention, short-term individual counseling and psychoeducational and process focused group counseling to the campus community.

This position is considered limited-term and requires 2000-hours to be completed over 12-month time frame from the start of employment. 


1. Participate in all training program requirements
2. Provide direct clinical services to University students
3. Develop and provide psychoeducational programming focused on education and prevention

Required Qualifications

Educational Requirements
Masters' degree from an accredited institution of higher education in related field and fulfillment of academic program requirements for participation in internship match

Required Experience
Completion of all practicums required by their academic program

Preferred Qualifications

Additional Preferred Qualifications
Successful collaboration with treatment team and external constituents
Substantive training in professional psychology, including supervised

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

Able to handle multiple tasks or projects at one time meeting assigned deadlines

Familiarity with short-term models of treatment
Knowledge of professional, national, and state ethical guidelines

Individual, group, and couples counseling skills with young adult population presenting with concerns across the continuum of mental health
Excellent interpersonal, initiative, teamwork, problem solving, organization, communication (verbal and written), time management, project management and presentation skills
Proficient with computer applications and programs associated with the position (i.e. Microsoft Office suite)
Strong attention to detail and follow up skills
Strong customer service skills and phone and e-mail etiquette

USG Core Values

The University System of Georgia is comprised of our 26 institutions of higher education and learning as well as the System Office. Our USG Statement of Core Values are Integrity, Excellence, Accountability, and Respect. These values serve as the foundation for all that we do as an organization, and each USG community member is responsible for demonstrating and upholding these standards. More details on the USG Statement of Core Values and Code of Conduct are available in USG Board Policy and can be found on-line at

Additionally, USG supports Freedom of Expression as stated in Board Policy 6.5 Freedom of Expression and Academic Freedom found on-line at

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