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Counsellors

Counsellors provide information on vocational, relationship, social and educational difficulties and issues, and work with people to help them to identify and define their emotional issues.

What do counsellors do?

  • work with clients on career, study and employment options
  • conduct counselling interviews with individuals, couples and family groups
  • help clients understand and adjust attitudes, expectations and behaviour to develop more effective relationships
  • present alternative approaches and discuss potential for attitude and behaviour change
  • consult with clients to develop rehabilitation plans taking account of vocational and social needs
  • contribute information, understanding and advice on the learning and behaviour of students, especially those with special needs, and help parents and teachers respond to these needs

Low

projected job openings

$65-$78k

qualified full-time wage

52%

employed full-time

Ways to get started

Ways to get started