Psychology

How Clinical Mental Health Counseling Can Help Individuals with ADHD

For those pursuing a career in clinical mental health counseling, one group they are likely to be called on to help are those coping with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). ADHD is an increasingly common…

Communications & Creative Writing

How Writers Can Work Effectively with Designers

A bachelor of science degree in communication is a great way to launch your career as a writer. But if your writing skills take you to a career in marketing, communications, or working for a…

Health Sciences

How Technology Is Changing Physical Therapy

Thanks to technology, the future is now for those pursuing a pre-physical therapist degree.  Since it was first developed more than a century ago, the field of physical therapy has been continually evolving, incorporating new…

Psychology

Career Options for Those with an MA in Forensic Psychology

The demand for psychologists will be strong in the years ahead, with employment in the field expected to grow 14 percent by 2026—double the projected growth for other occupations. For those with an MA in…

Data Analytics

Steps To Creating A Data-Driven Workplace

Data analysts are providing sought-after expertise as more companies become data-driven. By bridging the business and technical worlds, they perform significant roles in cultivating a data-forward culture. Companies in industries of all types are moving…

Nursing

How Nurses Can Cope With Compassion Fatigue

A nurse’s compassion has the power to heal. It also has the ability to exhaust the nurse’s energy. Work that involves caring for and supporting others can be highly fulfilling. However, the exposure to ailing…

Psychology

Which Personality Type Makes the Best Counselors?

Those contemplating pursuing an MS degree in professional counseling may wonder if a career in the counseling field is right for them.  While the profession attracts those who like to talk to different kinds of…

Communications & Creative Writing

Strategies For Writers To Overcome Digital Distractions

Writing is hard. But in the digital age, it has become even more difficult. The rise of social media, messaging, video and all the other apps available on our smartphones and personal devices has placed…

Psychology

How to Become a Play Therapist

Many mental health counselors are interested in working with children. You will see their offices full of fun things like crayons, stress balls, and Legos.  And while these offices are inviting and child-centered, the use…

Health Sciences

How Technology is Changing the Field of Speech-Language Pathology

Those majoring in pre-speech-language pathology may be surprised to discover they are entering a field that is increasingly defined by technology.  This shift became visible during the pandemic, when in-person speech therapy was largely, by…