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What To Expect From Social Media Manager, Careers with Social Media, Social Media, social media manager salary, Social Medial Manager Jobs,Social Media Manager Training, Social Media Manager Software, Social Media Manager Responsibilities, Social Media Manager Rates?

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 ==== ====Click Here for Better Guidencehttp://tinyurl.com/7nl79j6 ==== ====If you work in the mental health field, you are a natural born communicator. Can we all agree thatthere is no counseling without a true command of language? After all, psychiatrists, counselorsand social workers must all be well versed in BOTH, the spoken and written word to succeedwithin their chosen career fields. Counseling sessions are based on active listening skills and the ability to successfully organizeand summarize what the client shares. In addition, everything learned from each client sessionmust be converted to accurate, comprehensive and concise progress notes. The data is oftenadmissible in legal proceedings, so the mental health professional must be able to use aneconomy of words which express a multitude of thoughts and details. Let's also just remindeveryone that professionalism and field credibility also requires neatness, flawless spelling andgrammar and attention to proper syntax. So, where does Social Media enter in to a discussion about listening, thinking, talking, writing anddetail orientation? Social Media Represents the "New World" of Opportunity for Everyone Social Media is an important form of communication these days. It is becoming a communicationtool of choice for many mentally ill clients, especially when they wish to communicate -anonymously - with others to avoid positive identification and attached stigma. Mental Health professionals are increasingly spending theircounseling time instructing their clients in the safe and productive use of Social Media, for thispurpose. The chief goal is ALWAYS to protect the vulnerable from exploitation. The mental health professional is also using Social Media as a way to gain additional professionalknowledge as well as to network with others in his own field; including the many that live and worka great distance away. There are also new opportunities for degree work and certification through online universities andprofessional organizations, respectively. There are moderated and open forums for career-relateddiscussions on a variety of professional topics developed to advance the field of mental healthcare. Plenty of collegial relations and friendships have been forged in the online world, often leading toone-to-one telephone conversations and live meetups. Face-to-face meeting have always beenthe goal of Social Media, which is designed as an enabler and not a replacement for physicalhuman interaction.
 
 Job information has been exchanged and employment interview offers are often tendered online.And, then there is the research that keeps the mental health care professional up to date on thechanges taking places in his field from day to day. Some of the research and anecdotalcontributions are the product of practioners, just like you and me, who choose the Internet as aplace to publish our work and share it with the world. We no longer need to wait for third parties topublish what we write. Forget the Yellow Pages. You Must be Active in Social Media toSucceed There is another area in which the worlds of mental health care and Social Media often cometogether - marketing and outreach. Can any nonprofit or private business afford not to availthemselves of the benefits offered through Social Media? I think not. Why? Because, the collectiveSocial Media audience is huge and diverse. We need the kind of visibility and name recognitionthat the Internet can lead us to. Most everyone that we need to connect with is already online, with more and more peopleshowing up daily. Facebook, alone, is already at or nearing 600 million users. Confidently, there isno one on earth that does not know - at least - a single person with a Facebook profile. Marketing and outreaching others in Social Media need not take a huge amount of resources,either. In fact, the entire effort can be limited to just a few platforms and a limited amount of postson a consistent basis. This is resource allocation, well positioned. Are you LinkedIn? All professionals in any field belong on LinkedIn. Create a profile with your credentials, contactinformation and over time, as many business references as you can gather. Take some time to join some professional groups and pose and answer career-related questions among the groupmembers. There is a lot to learn from others and much one can share to prove his field expertise.It is such expertise that builds professional credibility and helping relations over time. Suchrelationships are invaluable when it comes to creating all sorts of professional opportunitiesincluding business partnerships, client referrals and employment offers. Do not discount the valueof LinkedIn as a premier Social Networking platform for mental health care professionals. Are you Facebooking? Facebook is another place where the people we need and wish to "talk" to are a great deal of thetime. Sure, it is a place where one must be especially careful not to embarrass himself among hisfriends or professional colleagues, but it is a place where using good posting discretion canbalance the fun with the serious. The common denominator is "value." Bring value to others andgarner their respect and loyalty. Facebook does have a business side, too. The Facebook business page offers a place to createand foster community, client and professional relations through providing value to some andoffering an outlet for others to do the same. A few well placed posts about happenings in themental health care field on your Facebook business page and a few more quality posts andcomments on the pages of others you seek to have an audience with and you are on your way to
 
growing a successful Facebook presence. Just remember that on Social Media, it's not all aboutyou. Value for others, FIRST. You have the right to pitch your own endeavors about 15% of thetime. Do not try and sell in Social Media; work harder to impress. Being respected and liked willget you the opportunities you are looking for. Have you Blogged, Today? Blogging is also a great tool to become better known. Show you are an expert in something andshare it wherever you can. One or two 400 - 500 word blog posts per week, can quickly establish aprofessional as an expert that others want to hear from regularly. Invite others to write for yourblog, too. Guest bloggers are refreshing and help give the impression that your blog is importantenough for others to take the time and contribute to. Their followers will come to read their postsand have a chance to read yours. Often newspaper and magazine writers read the blogs, so don'tbe surprised when you receive offers to publish your contributions in their print and onlinepublications. This is good for you and your business, because their readers are probably your owntarget audience. When did you last Tweet? Do you need to tweet? Twitter can be effective if you can develop a targeted and convertiblefollowing. Building such a dedicated following takes much work. You want to create a following ofcredible mental health care gurus; respected field publications; a pool of mainstream fieldnonprofits and for-profit; federal, state and local government leaders; supportive local businessesand potential client groups. Retweeting others and replying to their tweets is just as important astweeting your own materials. Again, you must limit tooting your own horn to about 15% of yourtweets. Tweet value and seek to connect with others. If you can build relations and take them off-line, you are succeeding. Are you in Constant Contact with your Primary Audience? Lastly, look into using an E-mail service such as Constant Contact to keep your audience up todate. Send out a monthly newsletter; issue announcements such as new hires and businessexpansions; announce your Social Media presence: and even create event invitations and holidayE-cards for your contacts. The more you can get your name in front of others, the better it isremembered. Just don't overdo it. Strike a balance by using all of your Social Media tools, timelyand appropriately. This is a very exciting time for mental health care professionals. Their appropriate use of SocialMedia can do many wonderful things for them; their professions; their businesses andorganizations; and the clients they serve. Marc LeVine is Vice President of Community Outreach for The Center, a therapeutic programaffiliated with Advanced Behavioral Care Services, serving the needs of Monmouth, Ocean andMiddlesex County residents suffering from mental illness or substance abuse Licensed by NewJersey Division of Mental Health Services & Division of Addiction Services and with two regionallocations in Neptune and Lakewood, The Center is recognized for advocating a focus on goal

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