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21-1023.00 - Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers Bright Outlook

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Interview clients, review records, conduct assessments, or confer with other professionals to evaluate the mental or physical condition of clients or patients.

21-1021.00 Child, Family, and School Social Workers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Interview clients individually, in families, or in groups, assessing their situations, capabilities, and problems to determine what services are required to meet their needs.
  • Counsel parents with child rearing problems, interviewing the child and family to determine whether further action is required.
  • Consult with parents, teachers, and other school personnel to determine causes of problems, such as truancy and misbehavior, and to implement solutions.
  • Collect supplementary information needed to assist client, such as employment records, medical records, or school reports.
21-1011.00 Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors Bright Outlook
  • Interview clients, review records, and confer with other professionals to evaluate individuals' mental and physical condition and to determine their suitability for participation in a specific program.
  • Coordinate counseling efforts with mental health professionals or other health professionals, such as doctors, nurses, or social workers.
  • Participate in case conferences or staff meetings.
  • Coordinate activities with courts, probation officers, community services, or other post-treatment agencies.
21-1013.00 Marriage and Family Therapists Bright Outlook
  • Collect information about clients, using techniques such as testing, interviewing, discussion, or observation.
  • Confer with other counselors, doctors, and professionals to analyze individual cases and to coordinate counseling services.
  • Gather information from doctors, schools, social workers, juvenile counselors, law enforcement personnel, and others to make recommendations to courts for resolution of child custody or visitation disputes.
21-1014.00 Mental Health Counselors Bright Outlook
  • Collect information about clients through interviews, observation, or tests.
  • Meet with families, probation officers, police, or other interested parties to exchange necessary information during the treatment process.
  • Collaborate with other staff members to perform clinical assessments or develop treatment plans.
21-1012.00 Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors Bright Outlook
  • Confer with parents or guardians, teachers, administrators, and other professionals to discuss children's progress, resolve behavioral, academic, and other problems, and to determine priorities for students and their resource needs.
  • Conduct follow-up interviews with counselees to determine if their needs have been met.
  • Interview clients to obtain information about employment history, educational background, and career goals, and to identify barriers to employment.

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