Licensed Professional Mental Health Counselor (DRRTP/MHC)


Vacancy ID: 763269   Announcement Number: AG-12-TPe-763269-MHC   USAJOBS Control Number: 332007400

Social Security Number

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Vacancy Identification Number

The Vacancy Identification Number is: 763269


1. Title of Job

Licensed Professional Mental Health Counselor (DRRTP/MHC)


2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

4. Work Information

If you are applying by the OPM Form 1203-FX, leave this section blank.

5. Employment Availability

6. Citizenship

Are you a citizen of the United States?
7. Background Information

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8. Other Information

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9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade

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11. Miscellaneous Information

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12. Special Knowledge

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13. Test Location

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14. Veteran Preference Claim

15. Dates of Active Duty - Military Service

16. Availability Date

You may omit the availability date if you can begin work immediatley. Otherwise you must provide the date you will be available for employment. Please use this format: (mm/dd/yyyy)


17. Service Computation Date

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18. Other Date Information

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19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties

The occupational specialty will be selected for you if there is only one, otherwise, select/enter at least one occupational specialty code for this position. The specialty code for this position is:


001 LPMHC

21. Geographic Availability

The geographic location code will be selected for you if there is only one, otherwise, select/enter at least one geographic location in which you are intrested and will accept employment. The location code for this position is:


486810027 Temple, TX

22. Transition Assistance Plan

23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

The following section is used to determine your eligibility for appointment in the Federal Government. FAILURE TO RESPOND TO THESE QUESTIONS MAY RESULT IN AN INELIGIBLE RATING. Please choose A (Yes) or B (No) for each of the following items to identify which of the following descriptions applies to you. For each task in the following group, choose response below that best describes your experience and/or training. Darken the oval corresponding to that statement in Section 25 of the Qualifications and Availability Form C. Please select only one letter for each item.
All legal and regulatory requirements must be met within thirty days of the closing date of this announcement.

A- Yes.
B- No.

1. I am a Citizen of the United States.

The following section is used to determine your eligibility for appointment in the Federal Government. FAILURE TO RESPOND TO THESE QUESTIONS MAY RESULT IN AN INELIGIBLE RATING. Please choose A (Yes) or B (No) for each of the following items to identify which of the following descriptions applies to you. For each task in the following group, choose response below that best describes your experience and/or training. Darken the oval corresponding to that statement in Section 25 of the Qualifications and Availability Form C. Please select only one letter for each item.
All legal and regulatory requirements must be met within thirty days of the closing date of this announcement.

A- Yes.
B- No.

2. I am proficient in spoken and written English.  (To be appointed under authority of 38 U.S.C., chapter 73 or 74, to serve in a direct patient-care capacity in VHA, applicants must be proficient in written and spoken English.)

The following section is used to determine your eligibility for appointment in the Federal Government. FAILURE TO RESPOND TO THESE QUESTIONS MAY RESULT IN AN INELIGIBLE RATING. Please choose A (Yes) or B (No) for each of the following items to identify which of the following descriptions applies to you. For each task in the following group, choose response below that best describes your experience and/or training. Darken the oval corresponding to that statement in Section 25 of the Qualifications and Availability Form C. Please select only one letter for each item.
All legal and regulatory requirements must be met within thirty days of the closing date of this announcement.

A- Yes.
B- No.

3. Education: I have a master's degree in mental health counseling, or a related field, from a program fully accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP). Examples of related mental health counseling fields include Addiction Counseling; Community Counseling; Gerontology Counseling; Marital, Couple and Family Counseling; and Marriage and Family Therapy. A doctoral degree in mental health counseling may not be substituted for the master's degree in mental health counseling.

The following section is used to determine your eligibility for appointment in the Federal Government. FAILURE TO RESPOND TO THESE QUESTIONS MAY RESULT IN AN INELIGIBLE RATING. Please choose A (Yes) or B (No) for each of the following items to identify which of the following descriptions applies to you. For each task in the following group, choose response below that best describes your experience and/or training. Darken the oval corresponding to that statement in Section 25 of the Qualifications and Availability Form C. Please select only one letter for each item.
All legal and regulatory requirements must be met within thirty days of the closing date of this announcement.

A- Yes.
B- No.

4. I hold a full, current and unrestricted license to independently practice mental health counseling, which includes diagnosis and treatment.

VETERANS PREFERENCE - Veterans who served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces and were separated under honorable conditions may be eligible for Veterans' preference. For service after October 15, 1976, the Veteran must have received a Campaign Badge, Expeditionary Medal, a service connected disability, or have served during the Gulf War between August 2, 1990 and January 2, 1992 or for more than 180 consecutive days, other than training, any part of which occurred during the period beginning September 11, 2001, and ending on the date prescribed by Presidential proclamation or by law as the last day of Operation Iraqi Freedom. To claim Veterans' preference, Veterans should be ready to provide a copy of their DD-214, Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty, or other proof. Veterans with service connected disability and others claiming "10 point preference" will need to submit Form SF-15, Application for 10-point Veterans' Preference.

5. Please choose the ONE statement below that applies to you.

A. I am eligible for tentative ("5-point") preference.
B. I am eligible for "10-point" preference as a 30% or more compensable disabled Veteran.
C. I am eligible for "10-point" preference as a compensable disabled Veteran (less than 30%).
D. I am eligible for widow preference.
E. I am not eligible for Veterans preference.
F. I am eligible for spouse preference.

6. Please choose the ONE statement below that applies to you.

A. I am a current, permanent, competitive service, employee of the facility in which this vacancy exists, and am eligible for promotion.
B. I am a current, permanent, excepted service, employee of the facility in which this vacancy exists, and am eligible for promotion.
C. I am a current, permanent, employee of the facility in which this vacancy exists, and am eligible for a non-competitive action (i.e. reassignment, and change to lower grade).
D. I am a current, permanent, competitive service VA employee and am eligible for promotion.
E. I am a current, permanent, excepted service VA employee and am eligible for promotion.
F. I am not a current or former Federal employee or a Veteran.
G. I am a current, permanent, competitive service Federal employee (outside of VA) and am eligible for promotion; OR I was formerly employed as a federal civilian on a permanent career/career conditional competitive appointment, but I am not a current federal employee. NOTE: If you indicate "yes" for this question, you MUST submit a copy of your most recent competitive career/career conditional separation SF-50 AND you must submit a copy of an SF50 that reflects your highest grade held on a permanent basis.
H. I am (1) a current, permanent, excepted service Federal employee (outside of VA) and am eligible for promotion. Eligible's from other agencies (e.g. NAFI, US Postal Service, etc) which have interchange agreements with the US Office of Personnel Management and who are covered under other special appointing authorities or agreements may apply. NOTE: If you indicate "yes" for this question, you MUST submit a copy of your most recent career/career conditional SF-50 AND you must submit a copy of an SF-50 that reflects your highest grade held on a permanent basis along with your application resume package.
I. I am a Veteran, whose discharge was under conditions other than dishonorable and I possess one of the following conditions: I have been separated from active duty within the past 3 years; OR I have received a campaign badge or expeditionary medal; OR I have participated in a military operation for which I received an Armed Forces Service Medal; OR I am a Disabled Veteran (in receipt of VA compensation or was discharged based on disability). NOTE: If you indicate "yes" for this question, you must submit a copy of your DD214 and proof of any preference eligibility along with your application/resume package; OR I am a Disabled Veteran who retired from active military service with a disability rating of 30% or more" or a disabled veteran rated by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) as having a compensable service-connected disability of "30% or more" AND my discharge was under conditions other than dishonorable. NOTE: If you indicate "yes" for this question, you must submit a copy of your DD-214 Form (with character of service) documenting final military discharge, release or retirement AND an SF-15 Form with an official statement dated 1991 or later from the VA certifying your service-connected disability of 30% or more along with your application/resume package.

Certification of Understanding - Select the appropriate answer to the statement below.  Failure to provide an answer will result in your not being considered for this position.

7. I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, all of the information included in this questionnaire is true, correct, and provided in good faith.  I understand that if I make an intentional false statement, or commit deception or fraud in this application and its supporting materials, or in any document or interview associated with the examination process, I may be fined or imprisoned (18 U.S.C. 1001); my eligibilities may be cancelled; I may be denied an appointment; or I may be removed and debarred from Federal service (5 C.F.R. part 731).  I understand that any information I give may be investigated and that responding "No" or providing no response to this item will result in my not being considered for this position.

A. Yes, I understand the information provided above and certify that the information provided in this questionnaire is true, correct, and provided in good faith.
B. No, I do not certify this information and do not wish to be considered for this position.

Resume Reminder - Your resume must include the following information for each job listed:
Job title
Duties (be as detailed as possible)
Month & year start/end dates (e.g. June 2007 to April 2008)
Full-time or part-time status (include hours worked per week)
Your rating is subject to verification based on the resume, narratives, and other relevant documents you submit, and through verification of references as appropriate. Deliberate attempts to falsify information are grounds for non-selection and for termination. In addition, falsifying information on your application can result in you being barred from federal employment. Please choose A to certify that your answers are accurate and complete.