We use cookies. Find out more about it here. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Counselor

Job Summary

Responsible for helping clients identify solutions to problems that have caused them to struggle emotionally. Help others build their coping skills and self-esteem, promote positive behavioral changes, and strive to improve someone else’s quality of life.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Support clients by listening, offering advice, and helping them develop coping strategies.
  • Connect clients with resources like therapy groups and community services.
  • Collaborate with individuals, groups, and communities to take steps to improve mental health.
  • Administer and interpret psychological tests, interview clients, and review medical records.
  • Design treatment plans that describe the goals of therapy and which interventions will be used.
  • Review plans periodically to ensure they are still appropriate and make adjustments if needed.
  • Talk to clients about issues related to depression, suicide, bullying, stress, self-image, and aging.
  • Respond to emergency calls and work with families who are dealing with a crisis situation.
  • Provide counseling services to individuals who are experiencing a mental health crisis.

(web-54f47976f8-hx8kf)