Counsel with emphasis on prevention. Work with individuals and groups to promote optimum mental and emotional health. May help individuals deal with issues associated with addictions and substance abuse; family, parenting, and marital problems; stress management; self-esteem; and aging.
Behavior Analyst, Behavior Support Specialist (BSS), Behavioral Health Counselor, Behavioral Health Therapist, Case Manager, Child Care Counselor, Clinician, Correctional Counselor, Corrections Caseworker, Counselor, Mental Health Counselor, Mental Health Program Specialist, Mental Health Specialist, Mental Health Therapist, Residential Child Care Counselor, Therapist
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