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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 51.1508

Title: Mental Health Counseling/Counselor.

Definition: A program that prepares individuals to provide evaluations, referrals, and short-term counseling services to help people prevent or remediate personal problems, conflicts, and emotional crises. Includes instruction in human development, psychopathology, individual and group counseling, personality theory, career assessment, patient screening and referral, observation and testing techniques, interviewing skills, professional standards and ethics, and applicable laws and regulations. See also: 42.2803) Counseling Psychology.

Action: No Substantive Changes

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2010 CIP 2020
Code Title Action Code Title
51.1508 Mental Health Counseling/Counselor. No substantive changes 51.1508 Mental Health Counseling/Counselor.
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