Assists individuals, couples and families with marriage and relationship difficulties. May work in a call centre.
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
- working with clients on career, study and employment options by obtaining and examining information relevant to their abilities and needs
- providing information and resources to assist clients with job-seeking skills
- assessing client needs in relation to treatment for drug and alcohol abuse
- conducting counselling interviews with individuals, couples and family groups
- assisting the understanding and adjustment of attitudes, expectations and behaviour to develop more effective interpersonal and marital relationships
- presenting alternative approaches and discussing potential for attitude and behaviour change
- consulting with clients to develop rehabilitation plans taking account of vocational and social needs
- contributing information, understanding and advice on the learning and behaviour of students, especially those with special needs, and assisting parents and teachers in dealing with these needs
- may work in a call centre
- Family Court Counsellor
- Careers Counsellor
- Counsellors Nec
- Drug and Alcohol Counsellor
- Rehabilitation Counsellor
- Student Counsellor
Source: 1220.0 - ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations, First Edition.
Note: The tasks associated with the occupation are to be used as guidance only. The tasks listing may include tasks associated with the grouping/category to which the occupation belongs.
6 courses found.
CHC81115: Graduate Diploma of Family Dispute Resolution
CHC81015: Graduate Diploma of Relationship Counselling
10779NAT: Graduate Diploma of Trauma-Informed Processwork Psychotherapy
10766NAT: Certificate IV in Wellbeing Science
10653NAT: Diploma of Positive Psychology and Wellbeing
10651NAT: Advanced Diploma of Meaning Centred Therapy (Logotherapy) Studies