The workplace is never boring. There is always something new happening.
Work is fast paced between documentation, problem solving, multi-tasking, counseling in different areas, based on individual patient needs and/or concerns. Many times, you learn how to deal with similar patient situations but in a way that suits the individual. Many times as a counselor, you have to diffuse potential negative incidents and altercations - more ... while maintaining a professional demeanor and be able to problem solve. As a professional counselor, you are expected to time manage your duties and responsibilities while also attending meetings, training sessions, conducting workshops and subm ... - less
ProsAll staff trainings are free and the company accomodates time and meals.
ConsWork hours are difficult to adjust to. It takes time and a toll on your body.