A career in behavioral health is a great way to help people in your community, and change lives! Lots of opportunities are available now, and you can learn more at startyourpath.org. There are many benefits to a behavioral health career, including:
Variety: Pursue career opportunities within a wide range of occupations, populations, and professional settings
Growth: Continue to build your skills and experience through a variety of educational pathways and career choices
Community: Help your community thrive, while joining a field of dedicated professionals
Passion: Work to create positive outcomes and make a difference every day
The behavioral health field includes mental health and substance use disorder opportunities, and offers a variety of career paths with endless opportunities for growth.
- Jobs in Mental Health Services: Prevention, Promotion, Treatment and Recovery Support Services, including Peer Counselors
- Jobs in Substance Use Disorder Services: Prevention, Treatment and Recovery Support Services, including Peer Counselors
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused long-term impacts on behavioral health needs, and more than ever, we need many additional trained behavioral health workers to serve our communities.