COMPETENCES AS A PREVENTION COUNSELOR

Assuming the role of peer-consultant, engage in collaborative solution development with your consultee regarding diversity and ethical consideration in mental health treatment barriers in military service members for growth.

Demonstrate basic consultation skills (e.g., empathy, validation, positive regard, etc.).

Utilizing open-ended questions and perception checking

Clarifying what your consultee would find helpful from you and respond to the consultee’s needs.

Employ the sandwich method