Professional Addiction Counselors from Medical Trends
|23,377||Total Universe / Universe Rate||$110.00/M|
Professional Addiction Counselors from Medical Trends targets mental health professionals who specialize in understanding and treating addictions and the impact on the client, family, and society.
This group allows you to target intelligent, ambitious, well-educated healthcare professionals who are dedicated to the care and well-being of others. This target group has earned a master’s degree. Continuing education is essential for therapists to maintain license requirements. Not only do they attend classes, workshops, conventions, and seminars, counselors also read journals, articles, magazines, and publication to stay current in their field.
Substance abuse counselors treat children, adolescents, and adults, and they spend their day helping clients set a treatment goal and designing achievement strategies and techniques. Many clients need to deal with the physical effects of detoxification, work through deep, long-standing issues, and cope with the relational, employment, and mental consequences of their addiction. Counselors often work with the entire family, not just the patient. Common addictions seen are alcohol, illegal and prescription drugs, sex, gambling, eating, and shopping. Counseling can be done in individual or group sessions, and therapists work in coordination with parents, guardians, teachers, school counselors and administrators, probation officers. They make referrals to psychiatrists, psychologists, and doctors. These mental health professionals need books and exercises to assist their patients in their treatment. They work in private practice, correctional facilities, and in-patient and out-patient facilities. Counselors are avid readers, always searching for new tools and techniques for their patients. They are patient, tolerant, non-judgmental. Confidentiality in this field is essential.
These consumers are mid-level wage earners. Many in this group are married or live with a partner. They are raising children or enjoying their grandchildren. They typically hold a mortgage. They are internet savvy and enjoy electronics such as laptops, notebooks, smart phones, iPads, iTouch, ipods, and Blackberries. Many have an auto loan or car payment and trade in their vehicle every five to six years. These consumers take 1 – 2 vacations per year and carry balances on their credit cards. Professional and social networking are accomplished through social media sites such as LinkedIn and Facebook. They utilize on-line banking and bill paying. They search the web to find information on parenting, homework help, and vacation destinations. To help balance the pressures of work and home demands, they may hire out some of the household chores such as lawn, home, and, car maintenance, cleaning, banking, grocery shopping, and other personal errands. Many in this group volunteer for charitable organizations. They enjoy movies, music, video games, sports, cars, boats, social causes. This group is concerned about their physical fitness. They strive to maintain a healthy lifestyle by eating right, exercising, and taking vitamin supplements. They may have a gym membership, run, or bike. They may take martial arts, yoga, spin, Zumba or other exercise classes.
This list is ideal for any medical related publication, catalog, continuing education, or seminar offers.
|Level of Education||$20.00/M|
|Number of Employees||$10.00/M|
|State of License||$10.00/M|