Job Function/Industry: Social Service & Personal Care
Description: Competency model composed of education, experience, tasks, competencies and characteristics required to effectively:
- Counsel with emphasis on prevention.
- Work with individuals and groups to promote optimum mental and emotional health.
- May help individuals deal with issues associated with addictions and substance abuse; family, parenting, and marital problems; stress management; self-esteem; and aging.
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 - Active Listening
2 - Psychology
3 - Therapy and Counseling
4 - Oral Expression
5 - Social Perceptiveness
6 - Oral Comprehension
7 - Problem Sensitivity
8 - Speech Recognition
9 - Speech Clarity
10 - Speaking
Format: After checkout you will receive an email with a link to the competency model in PDF format.