Meeting - September 10, 2015

Meeting Date: 
Thursday, September 10, 2015

Follow this link to view the webinar: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cjBD8CmrSYE

 

Peer Leadership Institute 

Webinar #2: Career Pathways in Mental Health 

Resource Links From Webinar 

1. Peer Support Workers: https://youtu.be/0oKReGgTmbE 

2. Psychiatric Technician: http://www.bvnpt.ca.gov/summary_pt.shtml 

3. Substance Abuse and Behavior Counselor • http://www.cdstudies.com/counselor_training/distance_learning/california...

• http://caade.org/ 

• http://careersinpsychology.org/start-your-substance-abuse-counseling-car...

 

4. Licensed Marriage and family therapist (MFT) and Licensed Professional Counselor (LPCC) • http://www.mft-license.com/states/california-mft-license.html#context/ap...

 

5. Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) • http://www.naswdc.org/pubs/choices/default.asp 

 

6. Licensed Psychologist • http://www.apa.org/careers/resources/guides/careers.aspx 

 

7. Psychiatrist • http://explorehealthcareers.org/en/Career/115/Psychiatrist__DOMD 

 

8. Paying for College • http://www.icanaffordcollege.com/financialaidinfo/typesofaid.aspx 

 

9. Loan Forgiveness and Stipend Programs • http://www.oshpd.ca.gov/hpef/mhlap.html 

 

10. Stipend Programs • http://www.oshpd.ca.gov/HWDD/wet.html  

 

11. Additional Resources: • Peer Leadership Institute: http://www.mentalhealthworkforce.org/pli 

• Resources on mental health careers: 

• http://www.mentalhealthamerica.net/types-mental-health-professionals 

 

• http://careerplanning.about.com/od/exploringoccupations/a/mental-health-...

• http://careersinpsychology.org/psychology-careers/ 

• Educational Resources: • How to apply for admission to California Community College: http://home.cccapply.org/colleges 

• How to apply for admission to the California State University system (graduate or undergraduate): https://secure.csumentor.edu/AdmissionApp/ 

• Federal Student Aid application: https://fafsa.ed.gov/ 

• Online CSU degree programs: http://www.calstate.edu/ats/online_degree_programs/