Job Description :
The MACC Program prepares master's level mental health professionals to be competent counselors who apply psychotherapeutic techniques to assess, treat and prevent cognitive, mental, and emotional issues related to personal growth, adjustment issues, psychosocial and environmental stressors, substance abuse and crisis and trauma among other conditions and life issues.
The focus of the mental health treatment approaches in clinical counseling includes promoting resilience, wellness and prevention rather than pathology.
The 60-unit curriculum follows the CACREP 2016 standards and guidelines. The MACC program at Alliant is also a certified curriculum by the California State Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) educational requirements outlined in the Business and Professions Code (BPC) Section 4999.
30 for Licensed Professional Clinical Counselors. The MACC program is currently submitting a Self-study to obtain CACREP accreditation as a Clinical Mental Health Counseling program.
The MACC program at Alliant currently offers both online and on ground options to degree completion in an eight-week term calendar.
Primary teaching responsibilities :
Teach graduate level courses in the Master of Arts in Clinical Counseling, MACC program with a Clinical Mental Health Counseling emphasis and related elective courses.
Teach in different formats, different times (evenings, weekends, on-line, residential, and on campus classes)
Design, develop and assess courses, student learning outcomes, and program outcome goals.
Conduct scholarly activities and professional research.
Participate in activities that contribute to the MACC program's continuing success and preparation of counselors-in-training, advance the study in the professional counseling field and development of professional counselor identity.
Provide service to the University and community.
Supervise, advise and mentor students, and contribute to student professional growth and development
Required Education : Doctorate in Counselor Education & Supervision, from a CACREP accredited program; ABD candidates may be considered (PhD must be conferred by the position start date) OR a related doctoral degree and have been employed as a full-time faculty in a counselor education program for a minimum of one full academic year before July 1, 2013
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite programs
Demonstrated evidence of designing, developing and assessment of courses, program outcomes and student learning outcomes.
Demonstrated skills in working successfully in a collaborative interdisciplinary environment.
Demonstrated ability to teach and work successfully with persons from diverse populations and culturally diverse backgrounds.
Demonstrated oral and written communication skills, and presentation skills
Experience : One (1) year of demonstrated, successful graduate level teaching, working in a Clinical Mental Health Counseling capacity (i.
e. internships, graduate assistantships, professional work experience), and college teaching in both on ground and online environments.
Preferred experience with or knowledge of CACREP standards. Including ability to assist in assessing program curricula, program outcomes, student learning outcomes and evaluating operational policies and procedures for the program.
Memberships, Certifications, Licenses : Licensed or licensed-eligible as Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor - LPCC in the State of California.
Professional identity as a professional counselor and counselor educator as evidence by active membership in appropriate counseling associations.