Licensed Professional Mental Health Counselor


Vacancy ID: 843545   Announcement Number: EG-HA-13-843545   USAJOBS Control Number: 337893200

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Vacancy Identification Number

843545
1. Title of Job

Licensed Professional Mental Health Counselor
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

4. Work Information

5. Employment Availability

6. Citizenship

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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

17. Service Computation Date

18. Other Date Information

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19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties

001 Licensed Professional Mental Health Counselor

21. Geographic Availability

203490161 Manhattan, KS

22. Transition Assistance Plan

23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

ELIGIBILITY:  The following section is used to determine your eligibility for appointment in the Federal Government.  FAILURE TO RESPOND TO TEHSE 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.

A- Yes.
B- No.

1. I am a Citizen of the United States. 

2. I am proficient in spoken and written English.

3. Are you a current permanent VA employee?

4. Veteran's 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 Veterans must have received a Campaign Badge, Expeditionary Medal, have a service connected disability (documentation MUST be provided), or have served during the Gulf War between August 2, 1990, and January 2, 1002, 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 (that reflects the nature of your Honorable discharge) 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. 

 

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 compensably disabled Veteran.
C. I am eligible for "10-point" preference as a compensably disabled Veteran (less than 30%).
D. I am eligible for widow or spouse preference.
E. I am not eligible for Veterans preference.

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.

A- Yes.
B- No.

5. I have a master's degree mental health counseling, or a related field, from a program accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).  Examples of related mental health counseling fields include, but are not limited to, 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 questions pertain to your licensure and/or certification.   (COPY OF LICENSE MUST BE PROVIDED). 

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.

A- Yes.
B- No.

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

Non-licensed LPMHCs who otherwise meet the eligibility requirements may be given a temporary appointment as a graduate LPMHC under the authority of 38 U.S.C. 7405(c)(2)(B).  The appointing official may waive the requirement of licensure for a period not to exceed 2 years for a LPMHC that provides care under the supervision of a licensed LPMHC at or above the full performance level.  this exception only applies at the entry level (GS-9).

7. I am a non-licensed professional mental health counselor and meet the eligibility requirements as stated above.

8. 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.