Online Counseling and Mental Health Resources

Counseling, Therapy, and Psychology

Mental health professions expand beyond just counseling or psychology. With careers in social work, therapy, psychiatry and more, helping professions can be found in many different settings providing distinct services to a variety of populations.

Differences in Mental Health Professions

Top Mental Health Blogs of 2017

There are many careers in the mental health field. Branching off of our "Difference in Mental Health Professions" infographic, we wanted to create a list of the best blogs for 2017 on counseling, psychology, and therapy. Filled with information from professionals, schools, and organizations, these blogs may offer you a new perspective.

Read more on who made the list!

School Counselor Toolkit

In promoting academic, career, and personal/social development, school counselors provide support to students in every grade level by providing comprehensive and proactive lesson plans surrounding character development, relationship education, conflict resolution, and much more. The toolkit was designed to be a one-stop shop for school counselors for professional development to school counseling program models.

Learn about the role of a school counselor.

Counseling Skills and Techniques

The definition of counseling, its process and the skills needed to address you client's challenges and concerns are the basis for any counselor education program. Establishing a counseling theory or more as your theoretical orientation also helps guide your practice and view of personality, concerns, and treatment.

Explore the skills you need to succeed.

Licensed Counselor Loan Repayment

To gain counselors in high needs areas, some states offer educational loan repayment options through state loan repayment programs in association with the National Health Service Corps. With a commitment to working in a high needs area, some licensed professional counselors could apply for up to $200K in loan repayments.

Find out if your state offers repayment options.

Counseling Career Interviews

Providing an inside look into counseling careers, these interviews with counseling professionals in different specializations, illustrate the responsibilities of some counseling careers within different settings, working with a variety of client populations.

Gain your inside look here.

Counseling Program Faculty Interviews

We've interviewed some faculty members of accredited online counseling programs to provide you with more information on their counselor education departments and how they best prepare students to become professional counselors.

Discover what some online counseling programs are offering.

Counseling Scholarships

Financing a graduate degree can be challenging. States, organizations, and some schools offer scholarships to students specifically pursuing a degree in counseling, behavioral health, or mental health.

Your guide to financing your counseling degree.

Counselor Salary Guide

Retrieved from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, we provide a breakdown of state by state average hourly wages and annual salaries for different counseling and mental health careers.

How much will you make in your state?