Job Function/Industry: Social Service & Personal Care
Description: Competency model composed of education, experience, tasks, competencies and characteristics required to effectively:
- Counsel and advise individuals with alcohol, tobacco, drug, or other problems, such as gambling and eating disorders.
- May counsel individuals, families, or groups or engage in prevention programs.
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 - Oral Comprehension
4 - Oral Expression
5 - Active Listening
6 - Social Perceptiveness
7 - Problem Sensitivity
8 - Speech Clarity
9 - Speaking
10 - Critical Thinking
Format: After checkout you will receive an email with a link to the competency model in PDF format.