No single act does more to connect us to one another, and even to make us human, than communication. From our first babbles to our final words, the language we speak to one another shares our ideas, feelings, and needs, allowing us to grow and thrive. And hearing the ideas, feelings, and needs of others . . .
High salaries. Flexible work settings. High job demand. Helping others. Many jobs fulfill one or more of these values, yet few jobs offer all of them. But the field of physiotherapy is lucrative, flexible, in-demand, and measurably improves people's lives. This health profession has plenty of well-compensated openings, all aimed at helping people live healthier . . .
School counselor is a fulfilling and in-demand career field that requires a college education, including a graduate degree, and state licensure. This occupation is also the best-paying career in counseling and community and social service. The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports a median wage of $56,310 per year for school and career . . .
Although there is no close connection between the fields of mathematics and the community and social service field of counseling, students should still be prepared to take some math coursework. At the undergraduate level, students must meet general education requirements and potentially some studies in research and statistical analysis. Graduate programs may also include math . . .
If you want to become a counselor in just about any capacity, you will have to put in plenty of work to achieve your dream. For most roles in this field, you will need a master’s degree in counseling, hundreds to thousands of practical work experience in the field and a license to practice. You . . .
School counselors play a vital role in the lives of students and the function of elementary and secondary schools. These specially trained community and social service professionals help students develop academic, social and life skills, cope with problems and stresses and plan for their futures. A master’s degree in school counseling typically is required to . . .
Whether lifelong or acquired through illness or injury, a disability can affect an individual’s life on so many levels. Rehabilitation counselors are community and social service professionals who work with patients who have disabilities to help them lead more independent lives. The work of this profession is invaluable, but prospective rehabilitation counselors should know going . . .
Marriage, couple and family therapist is a rewarding career in many ways – but is salary potential one of the advantages? It depends in large part on your industry of employment. The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports that marriage and family therapists earn a median wage above the median for all occupations, . . .
If you’re a high school student eyeing a career in marriage and family counseling, you might wonder what you should be doing right now to start preparing for this vocation. You will ultimately need a graduate degree, along with supervised clinical experience and a passing score on a professional exam, to earn your marriage and . . .