Child and Family Counselor
By Alycia Ellis
Nature of Career
How to become one?
Family therapists typically have to have a master's degree and a liscence to practice with a intership of 2,000 to 4,000 hours. They need to have skills like compassion, interpersonal skills, listening skills, organizational skills, and speaking skills.
As of May 2012, the median annual wage for a family therapist was $46,670.
The top industry for these therapists to work was Government which has a salary of $61,230.
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