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Mental Health Counselors

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

Quick Facts


Above the statewide median
$24.93 / hour    Read more about wages


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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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