Georgia Tech Athletics has an exciting opportunity for a Sport Psychologist! This role provides specialized psychological and performance enhancement services to our student athletes. As a Sport Psychologist, the selected individual is expected to provide consultation and relevant training to coaches, athletic trainers and other athletic department staff.
In addition, the selected person will guide and participate in Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder services along with the coordination of referrals outside of our system.
Education: Doctorate in Counseling or Clinical Psychology from an APA-accredited program
Work Experience: Three to five years counseling experience within a counseling center setting.
Certifications: Must possess or be able to obtain state of Georgia license within one year.
Skills: Experience providing counseling services within a counseling center setting, and providing and development outreach programming. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Preferred Education: Ph.D., Psy.D.
Preferred Work Experience: Minimum of two years of experience working with student-athlete population in a Division I athletic department. Specialized post-doctoral training in sports psychology
Preferred Certifications: Georgia psychology licensure or licensed as a psychologist in another state and eligible to obtain Georgia psychology licensure within one year. Certification as a Certified Mental Performance Consultant (CMPC) through the Association for Applied Sports Psychology. Interest/Experience with eating disorders and AOD assessment and treatment.
Preferred Skills: Commitment to diversity and demonstrated competency in multicultural counseling skills.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Georgia Tech Athletics
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