Genetics Counselor jobs in Massachusetts

Genetics Counselor provides genetic counseling and education to individuals and families at risk for hereditary disorders. Obtains and analyzes family medical history to identify patients at risk for specific disorders or syndromes. Being a Genetics Counselor recommends genetic testing as warranted and counsels patients on test results, treatment and alternative coping methods. May provide crisis intervention as needed. Additionally, Genetics Counselor requires a master's degree of Genetic Counseling. Typically reports to a manager or director. Requires board certification from the American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) or American Board of Medical Genetics (ABMG). Typically requires a state license to practice. Genetics Counselor's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Head of Communications
  • Markforged
  • East Watertown, MA
  • With your deep communications experience, you will counsel executive management on advancing ... identity, results of genetic testing, or service in the military. This goal emphasizes the ...
  • 3 days ago

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LMHC
  • Gandara Center
  • Agawam, MA
  • MSW, MA, or M.Ed in social work, psychology, counseling, or related field required. * Must be ... disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or ...
  • 3 days ago

Massachusetts is the 7th-smallest state in the United States. It is located in the New England region of the northeastern United States and has an area of 10,555 square miles (27,340 km2), 25.7% of which is water. Several large bays distinctly shape its coast. Boston is the largest city, at the inmost point of Massachusetts Bay, and the mouth of the Charles River. Despite its small size, Massachusetts features numerous topographically distinctive regions. The large coastal plain of the Atlantic Ocean in the eastern section of the state contains Greater Boston, along with most of the state's po...
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Income Estimation for Genetics Counselor jobs
$76,105 to $93,655

Genetics Counselor in Albuquerque, NM
Develop and present educational and related programs as appropriate.
April 10, 2020
Assist families to make the best possible adjustment to the disorder in an affected family member and/or to the risk of recurrence of that disorder.
April 10, 2020
Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.
March 23, 2020