Crisis Counseling

Olivia Olsen

-Nature of Work-

Duties You Preform?
  • Help build self-esteem in clients
  • Provide counseling to clients
  • Provide information on shelters and government services
  • Inform victims of abuse their legal rights
  • Raise awareness for mental and physical abuse
Working Conditions?
  • Health and education centers
  • 9-5 hours
Abilities Needed Are...
  • Able to deal with people in distress
  • Sensitive, compassionate, and patient


Colleges for Complete Training
  • Andrew University (Berrien Springs)
  • Abler University (Chicago)
How much Education Do You Need
  • A Master's Degree in Psychology
Important School Subjects
  • English
  • History

-Personal Impression-

Best Parts of This Career?
  • You get to help people build self confidence
  • Know you get to make people's lives better
Worst Parts of This Career?
  • Bureaucracy
  • Stressful
Which of Your Values Does This Career Match and How?
  • Helping people because you can make a difference in people's lives
  • Persuading and motivating people because everyone needs a supporter in their lives


How Much Does This Job Pay Per Year/Hour In Michigan?
  • $12.00-$25.00/hr and$26,000-$70,000/year