Health Psychology Supervisor (Part-Time), GSPP

Job title: Health Psychology Supervisor (Part-Time), GSPP

$50 per hour

Company: University of Denver

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Job description: At the Graduate School of Professional Psychology, our goal is to transform the way we think about and approach mental health and wellness. We do so through groundbreaking academic programs and experiential training that aims to ensure we can better meet the needs of the communities we serve. We are dedicated to developing exceptional practitioners and scholars by offering a well-rounded approach to education. Every single one of our programs blends valuable academic offerings, intensive field-based training, cutting-edge applied research, and constructive community engagement. Our academic programs are rooted in our history of service and have developed over time to meet the growing needs of society. For more information please visit .

The Health Psychology Clinic is a part of the Professional Psychology Center at the University of Denver Graduate School of Professional Psychology. Our mission is to train students to develop specific skill in working with patients and their families who are affected by various health conditions, including cancer.

GSPP seeks to train students to provide culturally competent services to clients and the community. GSPP is committed to building a diverse and inclusive educational environment and encourages applications from individuals with minoritized identities. GSPP endeavors to create an accessible, affirming, and safe climate by actively engaging in the process of systemic transformation and accountability.

Position Summary

We are seeking a part-time licensed psychologist to oversee our health-focused internal field placement in the professional psychology center. Clients will be served both in-person and remote. The supervision can take place in-person or remote. This position is part time (4-6 hours/week) and non-benefited. Additional hours may be available if desired.

Essential Duties:

  • Hire, train, and provide clinical supervision to GSPP field placement students who work in the Health Psychology Clinic.
  • Craft descriptions of the field placements to share with students, in collaboration with GSPP’s Field Placement Directors.
  • Be willing to work with entry level students in the early stages of training.
  • Interview and hire students who best fit the positions.
  • Develop and implement training for students for the health-focused field placement.
  • Supervise psychotherapy (individual and group) cases for student therapists:
  • Meet with student therapist supervisees to conduct supervision in individual and/or small-group settings.
  • Review all session notes and reports, provide feedback, and monitor corrections.
  • Assist students in managing high-risk clients or any potential crises (in general, we are not a crisis clinic).
  • Complete student evaluations, providing consistent and regular feedback.
  • Complete 2 observations of student work per year.
  • Oversee documentation in our electronic health record.
  • Be familiar with all field placement rules and protocols.
  • Provide assistance with marketing to health community as needed.
  • Uphold GSPP’s commitment to inclusive excellence through all professional activities.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Strong relational, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and follow both HIPAA and FERPA guidelines.
  • Ability to be punctual and reliable.
  • Basic technology skills, including familiarity with MS Office suite
  • Onboarding with our electronic health record
  • Ability to create an inclusive training environment.

Required Qualifications

  • Doctoral degree in psychology (PsyD or PhD)
  • Licensure as a psychologist in the State of Colorado
  • At least 5 years in the field of psychology
  • Prior clinical supervision experience

Hourly Rate

The hourly rate for this position is $50.00.

The University of Denver has provided a compensation range that represents its good faith estimate of what the University may pay for the position at the time of posting. The University may ultimately pay more or less than the posted compensation range. The salary offered to the selected candidate will be determined based on factors such as the qualifications of the selected candidate, departmental budget availability, internal salary equity considerations, and available market information, but not based on a candidate’s sex or any other protected status.


The offers some benefits for non-benefited employees. The University of Denver is a private institution that empowers students who want to make a difference. Learn more about the .

Application Deadline

This position will remain open until filled, preference will be given to early applicants.

Special Instructions

Candidates must apply online through to be considered. Only applications submitted online will be accepted.

Please include the following documents with your application: * CV

  • Brief cover letter expressing your interest in the position.

The University of Denver is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of age, race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, military/ veteran status or any other status protected by law.

All offers of employment are based upon satisfactory completion of a criminal history background check.

Advertised: August 10, 2021
Applications close:

Location: Denver, CO

Job date: Thu, 12 Aug 2021 03:40:40 GMT

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