Outcomes and Careers
Since 1971, the Department of Counseling has graduated and placed more than 750 outstanding counselors now working in a wide range of counseling settings throughout the world. Graduates from the Department work in diverse environments, including schools, community mental health agencies, residential treatment facilities, hospitals, private practice, and federal, state, and local government agencies. Specialty areas are also diverse and include play therapy, addictions counseling, vocational rehabilitation, and functional behavioral assessment, as well as individual, family, couples, and group counseling. In addition to traditional counseling roles, graduates also use their skills to work as educators, researchers, consultants, and advocates.
Counseling-Related Job Postings
[Please note: These postings are included as a service to our graduates and the communities they serve. By posting these job vacancies, the Department of Counseling is not endorsing the positions, agencies, or other entities. Interested persons should contact the person/group shown in the posting. Please do not contact the Department of Counseling regarding for information on specific listings.]
Sound Mental Health, Seattle WA (posted 6/25/15): Mental Health Clinician--Deaf Services. Full-time with benefits. Provide individual, group and family counseling. Mental health evaluation and case management for Deaf, hard of hearing, and Deaf-Blind individuals of all ages. Collaborate with multi-disciplinary Deaf Services team. Applicants must be fluent in American Sign Language and knowledgeable about Deaf Culture. Master's in Counseling, Social Work, or related filed required. Licensure and chemical dependency experience a plus. Salary = DOQ. Send letter of interest, resume, and salary history to: Sound Mental Health, Attn: Anne Baldwin, Job #15-090, 1600 E. Olive Street, Seattle WA 98122 or fax to (206) 302-2210 or email to AnneB@smh.org. To learn more about Sound Mental Health, visit www.smh.org
The Learning Center for the Deaf, Walden School, Clinical Director (posted 6/30/15): For description, click here.