Department of Psychology

Working in Mental Health

Mental Health Counselor

The position of Mental Health Counselor offers you many rewards, including the chance to exercise a broad range of skills and to work with people in a way that can change lives.  Learn here about the advanced training and credentials you need to become a Mental Health Counselor.

The Mental Health Counselor in the video below discusses:
  • A typical day
  • Qualifications for the job
  • Best and worst parts of the job
  • Advice for someone interested in this line of work