Job Function/Industry: Social Service & Personal Care
Description: Competency model composed of education, experience, tasks, competencies and characteristics required to effectively:
- Assess and treat individuals with mental, emotional, or substance abuse problems, including abuse of alcohol, tobacco, and/or other drugs.
- Activities may include individual and group therapy, crisis intervention, case management, client advocacy, prevention, and education.
Version: The basic version contains education, experience, tasks and competencies required for the occupation. The complete version adds the behaviors required for the occupation, painting a clear picture of what is expected and reducing subjectivity.
Author: DOL O*Net - this product uses the O*NET Database version 17.0, but has been improved for relevance to competency-based talent management
Last Updated: June 2010
# of Competencies Included: 30
Competencies weighted based on significance, including but not limited to:
1 - Therapy and Counseling
2 - Psychology
3 - Customer and Personal Service
4 - Sociology and Anthropology
5 - Social Perceptiveness
6 - Oral Comprehension
7 - Oral Expression
8 - Active Listening
9 - Speaking
10 - Problem Sensitivity
Format: After checkout you will receive an email with a link to the competency model in PDF format.