Become a Counselor with CONTACT of Mercer County
CONTACT of Mercer County NJ’s training program teaches active listening skills, telephone and chat and text crisis intervention, suicide prevention and more during our training courses. The CONTACT training courses provide a great way to become a better listener and help others at the same time. And, giving back helps you, too.
Classes are open to anyone, 18 years of age or older (and out of high school), who are motivated to help others. Due to the sensitivity of crisis services trainees will be required to sign a release for a criminal background check.
College students are encouraged to enroll in training. It may be possible to earn college credit for internships on the CONTACT HOTLINE through arrangement with college professors.
CONTACT provides extensive training courses on Active Listening and Mental Health Topics as well as ASIST training (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training).
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