Within the practices and professions within medicine, a mixture of medical knowledge, judgement, and proper data is undoubtedly important. With that said, a mountain of medical knowledge or judgment is almost useless without an ability to gather information about a patient, gather information about a health condition, and effectively deliver a treatment. Technology is -- . . .
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 . . .
Tell me and I forget. Teach me, and I remember. Involve me, and I learn — Chinese Proverb Occupational therapy uses evaluation then intervention to build, recover, and maintain activities (or occupations) and functions for people, groups, and broader communities. It's profoundly rewarding to work in a field in which you'll get to build real . . .
One thing they do share is the prefix of psych. In Ancient Greek, psyche (ψυχη) meant the soul or spirit. Another source, Free Dictionary, states the origin from Greek psūkho-, soul, life, which came from psūkhē. In English, the prefix psycho- or psych-refers to mind, mental. Definitions Psychotherapy: The treatment of mental illness or related issues . . .
IMAGE SOURCE Music as therapy goes back thousands of years when ancient philosophers thought that music could serve a therapeutic purpose. Plato considered music to be “the medicine of the soul.” Music had the "power to penetrate into the very depths of the soul.” Aristotle believed that music had cathartic effects and could provide relief . . .
IMAGE SOURCE The job possibilities are beyond the scope of this article. Even an undergraduate degree in any major will provide more job opportunities and in many cases, a higher salary. Of course, if you're set on pursuing a degree in nursing, law or astrophysics, your job search will fit into a certain niche. But . . .
IMAGE SOURCE Prior to addressing the captioned question, we must pose the question: do you play a musical instrument? If not, then you may be limited in attending a college/university approved by the American Music Therapy Association (AMTA). Also, you may have to demonstrate your ability to play the instrument at the school's audition before . . .
IMAGE SOURCE IMAGE SOURCE The English word therapy comes via Latin therapīa from Greek: θεραπεία and literally means "curing" or "healing". The term “counselor” is often used interchangeably with “therapist” and even “psychiatrist. Counseling refers to a professionally trained individual helping others focus on correcting specific issues that affect their lives. More specifically, the American . . .