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Mental health counselors are healthcare workers who treat, and may even diagnose, mental health problems and illnesses. These counselors are typically state-certified, and requirements for the position often include master's-level education in counseling or human psychology; however, they are not always ...
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$30K
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$54K
MEDIAN: $39,118
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Mental Health Counselor - National Counseling Group , salaries: $35,001
Mental Health Counselor - MHM Services, Inc. , salaries: $35,500
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School counselors are tasked with helping students achieve academic goals and personal, social, and professional development; they also help improve new students’ adjustments to school. Those who work in high schools may help students with college choices and serve as liaisons between students and college ...
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$35K
$47K
$69K
MEDIAN: $46,866
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School Counselor - KIPP Foundation , salaries: $50,000
School Counselor - Lausd , salaries: $70,988
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Substance abuse counselors provide therapy to individuals struggling with issues related to alcohol and/or drug use. They may lead group counseling and support groups, as well as conduct one-on-one sessions with patients; employers may include nonprofit and for-profit healthcare providers, government ...
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$49K
MEDIAN: $35,534
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Substance Abuse Counselor - Gateway Foundation, Inc. , salaries: $29,994
Substance Abuse Counselor - Turning Point, Inc. , salaries: $33,493
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A licensed professional counselor may work in a variety of environments providing care in the area of mental health to individuals with mental illnesses, disorders, or imbalances. They assist patients in setting goals, using strengths-based techniques, and maintaining their mental health. Aside from ...
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$44K
$62K
MEDIAN: $44,052
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Licensed Professional Counselor - Self-Employed , salaries: $45,000
Licensed Professional Counselor - Metrocare Services , salaries: $46,680
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A crisis counselor works with clients who have been through crises, listening to clients and providing resources (and, as applicable, suggestions) related to the crisis and clients' specific needs. Generally, the objective is not to get clients to forget about the crisis, but to help them develop strategies ...
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MEDIAN: $36,653
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Crisis Counselor - Youth Villages Inc. , salaries: $40,500
Crisis Counselor - Daymark Recovery Services, Inc. , salaries: $36,000
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Residential youth counselor positions involve working with children and adolescents; in some settings, counselors deal with a wide range of ages, while others focus on a specific age group and/or demographic (such as teenage girls). They help provide a positive, therapeutic environment to the youth under ...
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MEDIAN: $11.00
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Residential Youth Counselor - Sequel Youth and Family Services , hourly rate: $10.00
Residential Youth Counselor - Chestnut Health Systems Inc , hourly rate: $11.52
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A guidance counselor in a secondary school works with preteen and/or teenage students and gives them emotional support. A secondary school may consist of a middle school or a high school. It is important to enjoy working with other people, since the majority of the job is working with others. The guidance ...
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MEDIAN: $52,118
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Certified substance abuse counselors help clients overcome addiction to drugs, alcohol, or gambling. An evaluation of the patient’s addiction type and severity should be carried out before other services are administered; then, counseling services can be provided. These counselors help their patients ...
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MEDIAN: $36,166
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Certified Addiction Drug and Alcohol Counselor - Corizon , salaries: $44,400
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A college career counselor works in a college or university, helping students identify a career path that best fits their interests, experience, and major. They must also discuss the requirements for particular careers with students, and they must have contacts and resources for any additional student ...
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$48K
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MEDIAN: $48,090
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College Career Counselor - Chicago Public Schools , salaries: $42,677
College Career Counselor - Avila University , salaries: $54,982
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The job of a college or university admissions counselor is to work with incoming students for undergraduate or post-graduate study. They help the prospective student understand admissions requirements and road map their pre-admission studies for compliance with university standards. These counselors ...
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MEDIAN: $35,615
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A vocational rehabilitation counselor is a counselor who specializes in providing services to disabled persons in order to rehabilitate these individuals for employment. This rehabilitation can be mental, physical, and psychological, depending on the client’s needs. This is a position which typically ...
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MEDIAN: $45,283
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Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor - Division of Vocational Rehabilitation , salaries: $30,390 - $54,289
Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor - Department of Veteran's Affairs , salaries: $80,792
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Chemical Dependency Counselors are people who help those suffering from drug addiction, alcoholism, and other chemical dependencies. They can be someone's sole lifeline when a person decides to start their recovery process. Counselors help to find the roots of their clients' dependency and form a trusting ...
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MEDIAN: $36,994
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Chemical Dependency Counselor - Cenikor , salaries: $33,500
Chemical Dependency Counselor - Gateway Foundation, Inc. , salaries: $28,491
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