Archive Monthly Archives: January 2012

Internships and Salaries: What You Need to Know

OK, so now that you have decided on counseling as a career. Now what? How will you find internships? What should you look for in a good internship? What should you expect as a salary?
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4 Reasons You Should Apply For a Counseling Degree Today

It’s a new year, and time for a fresh start and new endeavors. Perhaps this is the year that you will finally fulfill your dream of obtaining a counseling degree! Here are four reasons you should apply for a counseling degree today:

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3 Creative Ways to Tap into Your Alumni Counseling Network

Networking is an underutilized but very useful tool for obtaining information in an efficient manner. More specifically, networking with other professionals may be the fastest way to find employment. Here are three creative ways to tap into your alumni network:

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Oops! 3 Common Blunders Every New Counselor Makes

As with trying anything new, as a new counselor you are going to make mistakes. Learning what could go wrong ahead of time will help prepare you and may even save you from doing harm…
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4 Qualities Every Successful Counselor Has

Counseling is a unique profession requiring a particular set of qualities. Do you have what it takes?

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The Most Important Thing You Need to Do as a Counselor

Protect yourself! Before you enter your first practicum or internship, make sure you have ample liability insurance. Yes, even though you are still a student you will need it.
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