Counseling Psychologists

Counseling Psychologists

Assess and evaluate individuals' problems through the use of case history, interview, and observation and provide individual or group counseling services to assist individuals in achieving more effective personal, social, educational, and vocational development and adjustment.

Key Competencies * Concern for Others * Integrity * Dependability * Self Control * Social Orientation * Stress Tolerance * Cooperation * Adaptability/Flexibility * Initiative * Analytical Thinking

Representative Tasks * Collect information about individuals or clients, using interviews, case histories, observational techniques, and other assessment methods. * Document patient information including session notes, progress notes, recommendations, and treatment plans. * Counsel individuals, groups, or families to help them understand problems, deal with crisis situations, define goals, and develop realistic action plans.


Government, Finance & Insurance, Professional Scientific & Technical Services,

Job Family Life, Physical, and Social Science

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