Career Questions tagged Child Development

How do you start your own Daycare?

I want to know the basic requirements to having your own daycare. For example, do you need a degree? How do you recruit people to work there? How do you get the parents to trust your new daycare? How much does it cost to start a daycare? Should I consider getting a degree in Business?...

#daycare #business #child-care #entrepreneur #child-development #children

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar Brenda Aldridge Hughes’s Avatar
Active Jul 25 at 07:50 PM

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Posted by Tea F.’s Avatar Tea F.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The most important thing for you to do first is to ...

Why isn't anyone standing up for helpless kids?

Some are too young to understand and some are old enough and people might think that the child is overacting and just want attention. #child-development #working-with-children #child-care #children #career-choice...

#career-path

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Dan Terry’s Avatar
Active Apr 17 at 10:30 PM

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Posted by Jalencia P.’s Avatar Jalencia P.
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Dan Terry Seeing any kids who seem to be falling through the cracks ...

Do you think there needs to be more investigation when doing CPS

I'm an adopted child, along with my twin brother, who's special needs and I found out not too long ago that there are actually a lot of adopted and foster kids in my area. But, not all are in a loving caring home like I am. I feel like I should step in, give back to the kids and make a change...

#working-with-children #child-care #career-choice #career-path #child-development #children

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Dan Terry’s Avatar
Active Apr 17 at 10:32 PM

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Posted by Jalencia P.’s Avatar Jalencia P.
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Dan Terry I applaud your empathy for others that are from similar circumstances ...

What is one skill that makes you most qualified for this position?

Just would like to know so I know what skills I need to work on...

#child-development

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Michael Bracey’s Avatar
Active Apr 12 at 06:20 PM

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Posted by Jorden W.’s Avatar Jorden W.
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Michael Bracey | Vice President, Life Sciences at Treximo Hi Jorden,I can keep this answer pretty short and sweet. One ...

which college is best for a career in working with special needs kids?

I am torn between 3 different career choices and i am having trouble finding a good college that has a great program for this and im having trouble. #college #special-needs-children #working-with-children #child-development...

#early-childhood-education

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Apr 12 at 02:17 PM

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Posted by Carlyne C.’s Avatar Carlyne C.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Congratulations on being interested in working with children. It takes a ...

What are possible careers for a person who majored in Behavioral Neuroscience?

I am interested in how the brain works, and specifically why it causes people to act the way they do. I want to work with people with special needs, but wonder if this is a plausible career. I am also interested in research, maybe also related to special needs. #neuroscience...

#behavioral-health #cognitive-psychology #special-needs #neuroscientist #neurology #child-development

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Daniela Silva’s Avatar Tanya Graham’s Avatar
Active Oct 16 '17 at 08:38 PM

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Posted by Phoebe  H.’s Avatar Phoebe H.
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Daniela Silva | Educational Writer- New Heights Educational Group Hi Phoebe, You can choose "Educational Neuroscience"! “Educational neuroscience (also called ...

What major should I study to do pre-med and become a child psychiatrist?

What is a good college major to eventually be a child psychiatrist? #pre-med #children #child-psychiatrist #medical-practice #child-development...

#working-with-children

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Robert Ellis DO, PhD, FACP’s Avatar Kimberly Matchett, M.D.’s Avatar Franchesca Estrada’s Avatar John A Perrotti MD’s Avatar
Active Sep 04 at 01:38 AM

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Posted by Sarah K.’s Avatar Sarah K.
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Robert Ellis DO, PhD, FACP | Physician Director, Integrative Oncology Program at Northwest Permanente I would major in psychology which we give you a idea ...

What can you do with a early childhood degree?

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Sarah Katz’s Avatar
Active Oct 10 '17 at 04:02 AM

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Posted by Summer N.’s Avatar Summer N.
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Sarah Katz | School Counseling Intern at Teays Valley Local Schools It depends on the type of degree. Are you planning on ...

What can I do with a psychology major?

I am really interested in studying psychology but I would also like to work with young children. How can I incorporate these two things into a career path? #psychology #psychotherapy #child-development #child-psychology #cognitive-psychology...

#psychology-education

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Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D.’s Avatar Lindsay Bridges’s Avatar
Active Sep 11 '17 at 04:44 AM

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Posted by Kelly L.’s Avatar Kelly L.
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Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D. | Industrial-Organizational Psychology & HR Consulting Hello Kelly, Psychology is a wonderful discipline to study and there ...

What kind groups do you work with as a child development professional?

I want to go for a child development. I want to work with little kids in pre-k thru 5th grade, but I'm not interested in working with students higher than 6th grade. Is that possible? Can you control the age range of the children you work with? #early-childhood-education #child-development...

#early-childhood

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Michele Van Pelt’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:52 PM

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Posted by Mikayla M.’s Avatar Mikayla M.
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Michele Van Pelt | ELL Teacher/Special Education Teacher If you are interested in becoming a teacher, you do not ...

Understanding the course

So I was in a class and this professor was teaching about optical fibres, these was something I once did in my undergraduate days, but I didn't pay attention to it. I am totally blank on what he is teaching. How do I go about understanding and passing the course? #doctor #teacher...

#child-development #masters-degree #educators

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:51 PM

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Stephanie Murnen | Sr. Manager, Surgical Gloves Marketing at Cardinal Health I would recommend several steps: 1) Google the topic online and ...

CHOOSING A CAREER

when i was a teen, i wanted to study civil engineering, but i was not too good in mathematic but i was good at biology, i managed to pass my physic in high school and ad did very well in biology later settle for physics with electronics. i would like to know if i should gave chosen a careen in...

#higher-education #human-resources #physicist #civil-engineering #information-technology #career-counseling #child-development #teacher

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Michelle Brown’s Avatar Jonathan Welker, PG’s Avatar Joe LaFerriere’s Avatar Kortnee Burrell, M.Ed.’s Avatar
Active Jul 08 at 02:32 AM

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Michelle Brown | Education Specialist/Career Counselor/Corporate Trainer/Community Outreach/Event Planning Hi Samson, In general many individuals find math to be challenging. ...

What does the average day for an adolescent therapist look like?

This is the profession I am interested in, but I am curious about the stress this causes for the therapist. Information on how you cope and handle the subjects you cover in your work would be great. Or if all you have to say is you don't have much difficulty coping that is a welcomed answer...

#child-development #therapy

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Jamie Hogan’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:45 PM

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Posted by Rebecca L.’s Avatar Rebecca L.
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Jamie Hogan | DBT Therapist Your average day would depend on what setting you are seeing ...

How does one's home or family environment as a child affect their success in gaining an education and a career in their future?

I want to dig deeper beyond the surface by exploring the parts of a person's lifetime that contribute to their character as a grown-up in the college and career world, and whether or not a better or a worse home situation as a child has any affect on their future success. #psychology...

#child-development

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John C. Luna’s Avatar Johana Pizarro’s Avatar Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:27 PM

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Posted by July Y.’s Avatar July Y.
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John C. Luna | Recalcitrant Media Hey July, there's a bunch of good books on this topic, ...

what jobs can i get if i major in child development?

i am a high school student that likes how the mind works and enjoys teaching/playing with kids. #career #college-major #jobs #children #special-education...

#child-development

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Daniela Silva’s Avatar Rebecca Mahan’s Avatar Maija Klees’s Avatar Adrienne De Rose’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:08 PM

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Posted by Mayra N.’s Avatar Mayra N.
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Daniela Silva | Educational Writer- New Heights Educational Group Hello Mayra, A career in Child Development offers a variety of ...

Is it a good idea to do a double major in Child Development and Biology if I want to become a Pediatrician?

I am a senior in high school whose passion is kids and science. I have heard that getting a double major is something very beneficial to do while you're in college but I am not sure if Child Development and Biology are the right majors to combine during college and if they are going to help me...

#double-major #biology #child-development #pediatrics #pediatrician

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:03 PM

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Posted by Sofie C.’s Avatar Sofie C.
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Michelle Hoque | health informatics, medicine, clinical epidemiology, neuroscience, nutrition Hi, sofie. I answered your other question in another page https://careervillage.org/questions/6601/what-should-i-major-in-if-i-want-to-become-a-pediatrician ...

If your in the field of Child-development, would you feel that the job you do is important or affect your day to day life in anyway?

I want to major in Child-Development because I believe children are our future and they deserve as much help and support as they need....

#child-development

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Alyx Campbell’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:02 PM

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Posted by Arlease T.’s Avatar Arlease T.
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Alyx Campbell | Event Pathway Manager at Girl Scouts of Wisconsin ... Hi Arlease, I am a program manager with the Girl Scouts. ...

What does the day-to-day experience of a speech pathologist consist of?

The career of speech pathology and child development interests me, but the aspects on the job sometimes is concerning. I'd like to know exactly what a speech pathologist's schedule is like? #children #speech-pathology...

#child-development

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Alyx Campbell’s Avatar T. Crawford, MA CCC-SLP’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:02 PM

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Posted by Tashiyra F.’s Avatar Tashiyra F.
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Alyx Campbell | Event Pathway Manager at Girl Scouts of Wisconsin ... Hi Tashiyra, I found this testament of a working speech-language pathologist ...

What kind of internship opportunities are available to child-development psychology majors?

I would like to major in child-development psychology when I go to college this fall. I know most of the course that I would have to take in order to succeed this major, but I would like to know what opportunities outside of the classroom could be available to me to get hands-on experience...

#internship #child-development #childcare #psychology

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Jenn Hatfield’s Avatar Avi Moskowitz’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:02 PM

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Posted by Natasia G.’s Avatar Natasia G.
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Jenn Hatfield | Education Research Assistant I answered a question similar to this earlier, about jobs for ...

What opportunities are available to people who major in child development?

I am interested in child development. I am really interested in anything that has to do with children. More specifically, I would like to know if there are a lot of internship opportunities during college for childhood development and job opportunities after college as well. #psychology...

#special-education #child-development #early-childhood-education

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Jenn Hatfield’s Avatar Jonas L. Harris’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:02 PM

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Posted by Tashiyra F.’s Avatar Tashiyra F.
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Jenn Hatfield | Education Research Assistant There are lots of internships and volunteer work that involve working ...

What are some of the essential things learned from the study of child developmental psychology?

Psychology is my set major I know I want going into college. Yet the aspect of child psychology is confusing on the courses that I will need to take, and I'm extremely curious. #psychology...

#child-development

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Scott Turner’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:01 PM

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Posted by Desiree C.’s Avatar Desiree C.
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Scott Turner | Research Director at iostudio Hi Desiree - I loved developmental psychology even though I don't ...

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