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Mental Health Counselors

Work with individuals to prevent mental health problems and improve their mental health.

Quick Facts

Wages:

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Outlook:

Well above statewide average
Growth rate:  16.8%    Read more about outlook

Education:

Master's degree is typical for entry. National Data

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Provide basic health care services.
  • Refer clients to community or social service programs.
  • Complete documentation required by programs or regulations.
  • Develop working relationships with others to facilitate program activities.
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Job Title Examples:

Case Manager
Therapist
Correctional Counselor

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