Sample Mental Health Counselor Cover Letter

When writing a mental health counselor cover letter be sure the hiring manager knows you have experience counseling individuals and groups with an emphasis on prevention. All mental health counselor cover letters should provide details about what the applicants can bring to the job that may separate them from other job seekers.

Maureen Ort
678 Garden Lane
Any City, USA 23232

June 10, 2006

Mr. Brendon Ames,
Hiring Manager
Any Town Community Services
22 Allen Road
Any Town, USA 78956

Dear Mr. Ames:

I understand from your listing on JobBankUSA.com you are in the market for a trained and experienced mental health counselor. I am such a person. I have five years of experience in this field in the business community in Any City. I am licensed, as well, and hold a master's degree in mental and social services counseling from Kline University.

I work especially well with men and women who are working through problems with career goals and employee relations.

Would you like to meet to talk over this job? I'd appreciate speaking with you in person. Please call me on my cell phone: 785-897-3434 to set up an interview at your convenience. Thank you for reading my cover letter and resume. I know there are many mental health counselors to choose from. I appreciate that you are considering me.


Maureen Ort

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