The average salary for a Mental Health Clinician at Rutgers University is $60,000.
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Job Description for Mental Health Clinician
Mental health clinicians help treat and diagnose individuals who have (or may have) any psychological issues. They work with patients directly using many different techniques, including evaluating patients, conducting therapy sessions (either individual or group), advocating for their patient, and attending court hearings on behalf of their patient. Mental health clinicians may work with individuals dealing with a number of difficult issues, such as addiction, relationship violence, and many di…Read more
Mental Health Clinician Tasks
- Work directly with clients to assess health, create plans and evaluate progress.
- Visit clients at work, home or social settings to assess progress.
- Counsel clients during emergency and crisis events.
- Participate in peer reviews and trainings, including making presentations.
- Connect clients to services, support and resources.
Popular Employer Salaries for Mental Health Clinician
The top respondents for the job title Mental Health Clinician are from the companies Valley Cities Counseling and Consultation, The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester and Meridian Behavioral Health Services. Reported salaries are highest at South Shore Mental Health where the average pay is $56,460. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Southcentral Foundation and Southwest Key Program, Inc., earning around $54,609 and $50,826, respectively. Valley Cities Counseling and Consultation pays the lowest at around $40,698. Meridian Behavioral Health Services and The Children's Center also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $40,976 and $41,698, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Mental Health Clinician
Skills in Diagnosis and Treatment Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Group Therapy.
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