Stuart House Counselor
UCLA Health
Los Angeles, California 90001

Job Description


Stuart House is an internationally recognized model program created by the Rape Treatment Center to serve the special needs of sexually abused children and their families. Stuart House provides evidence-based, trauma informed, and culturally centered therapeutic services.

As a Stuart House counselor, you will provide psychotherapy services for children who are suspected victims of sexual abuse and their non-offending family members, including intake evaluations, comprehensive diagnostic assessments, crisis intervention, and individual, family, and group treatment services. Some clinical/psychological assessment supervision and training may be expected. You will also participate in the Rape Treatment Center/Stuart House 24-hour on-call response system, provide on-call telephone intake, in-person advocacy, crisis intervention, accompaniment and information/referral services for victims and significant others who present for emergency medical care/forensic examinations.



  • Requires a doctoral degree in Psychology (Ph.D./Psy.D.) and an active California license or be license-eligible.
  • Must have experience providing trauma informed psychotherapy services to children who are suspected victims of sexual abuse and their families.
  • Must be competent in conducting psychological evaluations for children and adolescents.
  • Requires advanced knowledge of child development, sexual trauma, complex trauma, evidence-based treatment modalities, and solid diagnostic and crisis intervention skills.
  • Experience supervising and/or training students preferred.
  • Must be able to function collaboratively as a team member and establish effective communication with clients and staff.
  • Bilingual (Spanish-English) is strongly preferred.

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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Employment/Position Type:

Full Time
Date Posted : 12/07/2021