Exploring Careers: Careers in Mental Health, 1st Edition

  • James Roland
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  • ISBN-10: 1682821099
  • ISBN-13: 9781682821091
  • DDC: 616.89
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released April 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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Overview

Jobs in mental health are in high demand, but they require a strong passion for helping others overcome mental, emotional and behavioral challenges. Comments from professionals in the industry, current statistics, job forecasts, and realistic descriptions of occupations ranging from psychiatrists and psychologists to psychiatric nurses and licensed clinical social workers provide a helpful look at some of varied and fascinating careers in mental health.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction: A Career Focused on Helping Others.
1: Psychiatrist.
2: Psychiatric Nurse.
3: Clinical Psychologist.
4: School Psychologist.
5: Sports Psychologist.
6: Marriage and Family Therapist.
7: Substance Abuse Counselor.
8: Licensed Clinical Social Worker.
9: Interview With a Licensed Mental Health Counselor.
Other Careers in Mental Health.
Index.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.
Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction: A Career Focused on Helping Others.
1: Psychiatrist.
2: Psychiatric Nurse.
3: Clinical Psychologist.
4: School Psychologist.
5: Sports Psychologist.
6: Marriage and Family Therapist.
7: Substance Abuse Counselor.
8: Licensed Clinical Social Worker.
9: Interview With a Licensed Mental Health Counselor.
Other Careers in Mental Health.
Index.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.