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Mental Health Counselor (Pishin Baluchistan Based) - Psychosocial Services


At least 6 months of working Experience in providing counseling services or similar role


Bachelors (Background of degree must be in the field of health sciences or Social science with experience in health or related field at junior level.)

Last Date

2/21/2024 12:00:00 AM

Job Description


The Mental Health Counselor Female/Male is responsible for delivering front-line mental health services in Primary Care Integrated facilities through Tele-Health Program. This includes providing lay counseling and support services to individuals experiencing stress/ anxiety/ depression and conducting Mental Health awareness-raising activities.

Core duties/Responsibilities:

  • Once trained, Conduct quality mass screening for Anxiety/ Depression at facility level.
  • Provide face to face and over the phone counseling and Psycho social support to individuals found positive for anxiety / Depression.
  • Listen to clients' concerns, empathizing and helping them
  • Maintain excellent records of client treatment progress.
  • Establish a safe and positive environment for people to discuss their personal issues
  • Conduct Mental health awareness sessions in the communities, homes and in the clinic-setting.
  • Maintain strict confidentiality regarding all patients, conversations, referrals records, etc.
  • Participate in performance improvement and continuous quality improvement activities.
  • Attend regular weekly meetings, training courses and capacity-building sessions.
  • Calling up the patients for Follow-up
  • Works collaboratively and effectively within a team.

Data Reporting:

  • Properly Document all the Client data, both qualitative and quantitative including the stories.
  • Report progress and daily updates to the Supervising Psychologist.

Academic/Professional Qualification:

Minimum Bachelors: Graduate with Background of degree in any field 

Key skills and Work Experience:

  • One Year of working Experience or at least 6 months of working Experience in providing counseling services or similar role
  • Good communication skills and ability to manage emotions/difficulties of clients
  • Ability to relate to and adapt communication style to suit a wide range of people
  • Encourage and help to empower individuals
  • Fluency in regional language
  • Able to use a smart-phone or tablet for data collection 
  • Experience in managing computer systems