The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics at Michigan State University is searching for two candidates to fill two Director of Student-Athlete Wellness positions. These positions will coordinate and administer services for student-athletes to improve their mental health, performance and wellness.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Provide Mental Performance Consultation to athletes
Implements intake and/or screening procedures
Provides group mental skills instruction to optimize a team’s performance
Promotes health, wellness and safety for athletes
Performs characteristic duties of a counselor, social worker or psychologist.
Refers, consults and collaborates with athletic trainers, team physicians and psychiatrists.
Develop mental health programs and services that promote diversity, equity, and inclusion
Completes University requirements, including POE, Title IX, and HIPAA.
Ensures that University, NCAA, federal and state policies, procedures, and/or regulations are followed.
Maintains secure and electronic medical records along with confidentiality of medical records.
The job requires knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing a degree in Counseling, Clinical or Sports Psychology, or Mental Performance Consulting with three to five years of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience with elite athletes. Experience with development and delivery of mental health programming. Licensure or Certification that is required of their Credential.
To apply, please follow the application process on the MSU Careers site: https://careers.msu.edu/en-us/job/510452/director-iifixedacad-staff
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