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Graduate Degree in Human Development Counseling

What Can You Do With A Graduate Degree in Human Development Counseling?

Information and Options for Human Services


Human Development Counseling Related Skills

  • Assessment & Interviewing
  • Case Management/Coordination
  • Comfortable Using Technology
  • Confidential Information Handling
  • Detailed oriented decision making
  • Effective writing skills
  • Ethical and unbiased approach
  • Evaluation
  • Group Communication
  • Innovation and Creativity
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Leading Discussion
  • Listening Skills
  • Motivating Others
  • Organized Record Keeping
  • Patience/Problem Solving
  • Project Management/Planning
  • Time management
  • Understanding Personal Dynamics
  • Working with and Helping Disadvantaged Populations

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Related Career Titles

  • Academic Advisor
  • Admission Counselor
  • Case Manager Director
  • Art Therapist
  • Career Center Director
  • Career Counselor
  • Career Transitions Coordinator
  • Corrections Counselor
  • Employee Assistance Counselor
  • Genetics Counselor
  • Healthcare Counselor
  • Hypnotherapist
  • Intake Counselor
  • Life Skills Therapist
  • Marriage and Family Therapist
  • Multicultural Counselor
  • Private Practitioner
  • Psychometrist (Testing Specialist)
  • School Counselor
  • Substance Abuse Counselor
  • Training Coordinator
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor
  • Grant Writer
  • Intake Counselor
  • Life Skills Therapist
  • Marriage and Family Therapist
  • Military Transition Coach
  • Adjunct Professor
  • Community Outreach Coordinator
  • Program Manger/Director
  • Rehabilitation Counselor
  • Prevention Program Specialist
  • Residential Services Manager
  • Social Service Director
  • Substance Abuse Counselor
  • Transition Assistance Specialist
  • Volunteer Coordinator
  • Youth Counselor
  • Community Services Manager
  • Crisis Intervention Counselor
  • Mental Health Therapist/Counselor
  • Community Educator
  • Direct Care Counselor/Worker
  • Disability Claims Specialist
  • Employment Counselor
  • Fundraiser

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Employers of Human Development Counseling Majors

  • Private Practice
  • Child Welfare Services
  • Colleges & Universities
  • Counseling Centers
  • Developmental Disability Services
  • Domestic Violence Programs
  • Federal, State, & Local Government

 

  • Healthcare/Hospitals
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Social Services
  • Public Housing/Urban Development
  • Rehabilitation Programs
  • Residential Treatment Programs
  • Retirement Homes

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