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Employers of Human Development & Family Studies majors in AK

Mental health counselors and marriage and family therapists help people manage and overcome mental and emotional disorders and problems with their family and relationships. They listen to clients and ask questions, to help the clients understand their problems and develop strategies to improve their lives. Mental health counselors and marriage and family therapists work in a variety of settings, such as private practice and mental health centers. Most work full time. Mental health counselors and marriage and family therapists typically are required to have a master’s degree and a license to practice. In May 2012, the median annual wage for mental health counselors was $40,080. The median annual wage for marriage and family therapists was $46,670 in May 2012. Employment of mental health counselors and marriage and family therapists is projected to grow 29 percent from 2012 to 2022, much faster than the average for all occupations. Growth is expected in both occupations as more people have mental health counseling services covered by their insurance policies.

Child, Family, and School Social Workers
Provide social services and assistance to improve the social and psychological functioning of children and their families and to maximize the family well-being and the academic functioning of children. May assist parents, arrange adoptions, and find foster homes for abandoned or abused children. In schools, they address such problems as teenage pregnancy, misbehavior, and truancy. May also advise teachers.

Marriage and Family Therapists
Diagnose and treat mental and emotional disorders, whether cognitive, affective, or behavioral, within the context of marriage and family systems. Apply psychotherapeutic and family systems theories and techniques in the delivery of services to individuals, couples, and families for the purpose of treating such diagnosed nervous and mental disorders.

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Company City State
Central Council Tlingit and Haida Indian
Frontier Community Services Inc
Catholic Community Service Inc
Kawerak, Inc.
KAWERAK
Chugachmiut
Juneau Youth Services Inc
South Peninsula Behavioral Health Services, Inc
CENTER, THE
Family Outreach Center For Understanding Special-Needs
FOCUS
Alaska Family Services, Inc.
Alzheimer's Disease Resource Agency of Alaska Inc
Alzhemers Dsase Rsrch Assoc AK
Alaska Childrens and Family Services, Inc.
Southeast Alaska Guidance Association Inc
S A G A
Central Peninsula Mental Health Association, Inc
Central Pnnsula Cunseling Svcs
McKinley Services of Alaska, LLC
McKinley Services
Naukati Bay Inc.
Anchorage Community Y M C A
Denali Family Services
Mat-Su Health Services, Inc.
Alaska Department of Health and Social Services
Division of Public Assistance
The Salvation Army
Salvation Army Older AK Prgm
Covenant House of Alaska
City of Ketchikan
Gateway Ctr Commun Health
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Alaska
Nome Emergency Shelter Team
Nest
Alaska Childrens Services, Inc.
ALASKA CHILDRENS SERVICES, INC.
Family Centered Services of Alaska
The Salvation Army
Salvation Army Adlt Rehab Cntr
Denali Family Services
Resource Center For Parents and Children, Inc
Senior Homer Citizens Inc
FRIENDSHIP CENTER
Programs For Infants & Children Inc
P I C
Center For Psychosocial Development Inc
Family Centered Services of Alaska
Kenai Peninsula Community Care Center
Alaska Childrens and Family Services, Inc.
Interior Alaska Center For Non-Violent Living
Wasilla Area Seniors, Inc.
University of Alaska Anchorage
Center For Human Development
Volunteers of America of Alaska
Abused Women's Aid In Crisis Inc
Akutan Traditional Council
Native Village of Akutan
Denali Family Services
Child Care Connection, Inc.
Thread
Cornell Pre-Release
Northstar Center
Supreme Court, United States
US Probation Office
Women and Children's Center For Inner Healing
Nome Community Center, Inc.
Nome Eskimo Community
Anchor-Age Center
Anchorage Senior Center
Boys & Girls Clubs of America
Eagle River Branch
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