Consultant – Mental Health Counselor Crisis Intervention, Mental Health, Well-being

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About IRRI


The International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) is dedicated to reducing poverty and hunger through rice science; improving the health and welfare of rice farmers and consumers; and protecting the rice-growing environment for future generations. IRRI is an independent, nonprofit, research and educational institute, founded in 1960 by the Ford and Rockefeller foundations with support from the Philippine government. The institute, headquartered in Los Baños, Philippines, has offices in 17 rice-growing countries in Asia and Africa, and over 1,000 staff.

Working with in-country partners, IRRI develops advanced rice varieties that yield more grain and better withstand pests and disease as well as flooding, drought, and other harmful effects of climate change.


Job Purpose


The consultant will provide counseling services to IRRI’s workforce, thus improving the well-being of staff and their qualified dependents.

This position will be based at the IRRI Headquarters, Los Baños, Philippines and may only be filled by permanent citizens of the Philippines.


Roles and Responsibilities


  • In general, conduct one-on-one counseling sessions for IRRI staff and their qualified dependents
  • Provide support to employees who may have experienced challenging circumstances whether in the workplace or life in general. This may include offering crisis intervention services, coordinating with external resources if necessary, and recommending strategies to the HROD and SSS/OHC for supporting affected employees
  • In collaboration with IRRI’s Occupational Health Physician, conduct workshops and participate in info sessions about mental health and staff well-being




  • Registered and Licensed Psychologist


Skills Required



  • Psychology and Counselling


Los Baños, Philippines
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