Career Questions tagged Counselor

Cassidy K.’s Avatar
Cassidy K. May 19, 2016 651 views

Is it better to go to a more prestigious, but more expensive, school for undergrad before medical school or to go to a state school for less money?

I'm a high school junior looking to apply to schools like Vanderbilt and Cornell, but also James Madison and Ohio University. All are excellent schools, however Vanderbilt and Cornell are generally known as more academically challenging and prestigious than others. I am looking to apply to...

#college #pre-med #college-admissions #doctor #medical-school #counselor

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Jorge G. May 18, 2016 473 views

Where's the cheapest college to become a doctor in the US?

I want to become a doctor to help people with their health issues and save many lives. #doctor #biology #pre-med...

#counselor

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Fatema L. May 05, 2016 794 views

What is the procedure for being a pediatrician in New York City?

I want to set my medical career and I'm trying to lay my future out. Right now, I'm a high school junior so I'm deciding on majors and colleges to apply to next fall. Thank you! #college #doctor #medicine #health #pre-med #pediatrician #counselor...

#college-minor

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jaylicianna C. Sep 23, 2019 102 views

How did you decide what to specialize in?

I know for sure I want to major in psychology and I want to be a therapist but Im not sure which direction to go with it. #psychology #therapy #counselor #counseling...

#career

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Rob A. Feb 28 110 views

School counselors

As a school counselor do you create the master schedule? #counselor #scheduling #teaching #teacher #school...

#counseling

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Delaina H. Apr 15, 2015 702 views

What area of study should you go into to become a substance abuse counselor?

I would like to pursue a career as a substance abuse counselor #counselor...

#substance-abuse-counselor

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Amber C. May 13, 2016 613 views

Which is the best way to cope with feeling "stuck" in the career/job that you are in?

I am asking this question because I have the constant thought of possibly being contained with a low-paying job and clinging to the finances of my parents for the rest of my life, which I desperately want to avoid, as does every soon-to-be adult. Some family members say that they are not happy...

#therapy #director #professor #life-coach #manager #interviews #counselor #statistics

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Diana G. Nov 19, 2019 55 views

What would you recommend I do at this point to get into the educational/psychology field?

I am currently taking a class in where I work with children and learn about them psychologically as well for adults. #psychology #counselor #career...

#college

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Lailaa E. Oct 23, 2019 105 views

What part(s) of the year or season(s) are the hardest or easiest to work in?

As with everything, seasons and year times change people and things happen. Knowing these two things would really help me out. #counselor #mentalhealth #job #college #psychology #career...

#career-choice

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Lailaa E. Oct 23, 2019 123 views

What would say are the hardest parts of your job?

Knowing the challenges one may face going into this career will definitely help me make a decision. #counselor #job #mentalhealth #career #career-counseling...

#career-choice

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Lailaa E. Oct 23, 2019 107 views

What are the best/most fulfilling parts of your job?

Knowing the good that can come from a job in this profession would really help me to understand if I’m up for the challenge. #counselor #mentalhealth #psychology #career...

#career-counseling

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Ashley C. Sep 27, 2019 65 views
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Paola O. Jun 12, 2019 105 views
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Paola O. Jun 12, 2019 104 views
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Alexi C. Aug 21, 2018 285 views

How to find a better sense of self?

I feel like sometimes I don't know myself. How do I find myself? Also how will this elp me find a profession? #counselor...

#professional

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Carmen H. Jun 27, 2016 455 views

What are the suggestions for writing a cover letter? And, what are the elements that the employers are looking for?

I was trying to apply for an internship position, and it asked me to submit a cover letter, but I didn't know where I should get start with. #professional #counselor #hiring...

#recruiter

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David H. Jan 24, 2018 479 views

Would it be rude to tell my teacher to stop smoking, if not, how can I put it as gently as possible?

She is an amazing teacher who knows a great deal. She has control of the class and makes learning effective but her breath and classroom smells of cigarettes and coffee. For her well being I want her to stop smoking and in turn help me and my classmates learn better without worrying about...

#morality #school-counseling #student #education #education-management #counselor

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Dametreius C. Aug 27, 2018 228 views

Is it to much?

Is working plus taking 16 credits too much for my freshman year in college? #psychologist...

#counselor

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Dametreius C. Aug 27, 2018 182 views

Diversity in program

Are the counselors on here very diverse and do they try to help every person? #counselor...

#people

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Vanessa W. May 26, 2018 181 views
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Bolu M. Aug 18, 2016 613 views

I'm an architectural student but I want to cross over to cosmetology

I have always loved the idea of owning a spa but for some reasons I ended up studying architecture. I thought I could still study for cosmetology at least on a minimal level but it turns out architecture is taking all my time. I want to stop studying architecture and focus on what I had in...

#architecture #spa #beautician #business #cosmetologist #counselor

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Angela A. Mar 27, 2017 568 views

What is the difference between therapy and counseling?

I always hear and see others referring to marriage counselors or marriage therapists as if they are the same things. No one has ever explained whether the two are the same or two separate occupations. I'd like to be informed so that I know which one I want to pursue more. #psychology #counselor...

#therapists

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Ramon A. May 15, 2016 826 views

What are the differences between a club and an intramural sport in regards to their social aspects?

I've heard that a person can meet just as many people through both a club or an intramural sport. But which of these two would result in better recommendations concerning job possibilities, personal connections, etc. (question is directed towards college clubs and intramural sports) #counselor...

#college #career-counseling #athletics #career #sports

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Dierra R. Oct 30, 2016 447 views

How will the knowledge one learns, and the experience one has change the lives of other people and create a better community, so there's more unity instead of isolation if someone were to study psychology counseling?

From a person who likes to observe someone's mental mind, how would knowing the mind, and knowing why someone does what they do help them in the future and make them become a better person. How will talking to someone and hearing their problems help you become a better person? How can sympathy...

#high #therapy #counseling #social #worker #school #counselor #marriage

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Valentina D. May 19, 2016 471 views

Best website for scholarships?

I would like to save as much money as possible when I go to college. Where should I apply for scholarships? #college #scholarships #counselor #academic-advising #advising...

#advisory-boards

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Corinne B. Jan 09, 2018 285 views

How do I know what career is right for me?

I'm lost on finding what career I should go into, I know I'm interested in #psychology but I don't think I want to be a #therapist or...

#counselor

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Oscar V. Dec 10, 2015 2453 views

Is it hard being a counselor?

I am from California (The Golden State) and I was wondering if it was a hard job to be a counselor for people like a couples counselor or a therapist. #career #counselor...

#therapists

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Angela A. Mar 30, 2017 543 views

When conducting a session with a client in therapy or counseling, what are the limits to where you can meet?

I have heard that some therapists/counselors do house calls (please correct me if I am wrong). Does this mean that the client could come to the counselor's home? What are the rules for this? I've also heard that you can't have a social life outside of the office with clients. Does this mean you...

#therapists #counselor

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Jazmyne C. Apr 09, 2014 931 views

Is it easy getting a job as a high school guidance counselor right out off college ?

Hey I am a junior in 11th grade and I am very interested in being a high school guidance counselor and I wanted to know what the competitiveness of getting a job right out of college. #college #jobs #high-school #counselor...

#advice

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Katie H. Oct 19, 2016 457 views

What type of internships are available for Kinesiology - Biomechanics majors?

I want to be able to get a wide range of internship experience while I am in college. I don't want to narrow my focus. #career #counselor...

#biomechanics

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Carmen H. Jun 22, 2016 779 views

Academic achievements and real-life experience, which is more important?

I can probably say that I am good at academy, but I merely have real-life experience. Some of my friends always tell me that no matter how high GPA I have, without work experience, it is impossible to find a satisfied job after I graduate from college. However, I don't think so, and it doesn't...

#employer #recruiting #counselor #professor

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Shaige W. May 18, 2016 517 views

When selecting and entering a college, how do you handle the change of pace from being dependent to independent?

I am the youngest graduate from my high school, I will be graduating at the age of 16. I've matured faster than most my age but I still feel unprepared to handle life on my own. This is a vital question regarding my survival in college and life. #college #counselor #coaching...

#support

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Tatyana Z. May 18, 2016 372 views

Should I go along with a predesignated freshman program or explore on my own?

My future college has a freshman course that gives a broad introduction to college and what it has to offer. I'm just wondering if I should take this class or trek on my own, develop my own perspective.... #counselor...

#college-student

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Angela A. Mar 30, 2017 2099 views

What are the average working hours of a counselor? Does it depend on the type or individual? Is there a cut off time?

I want to say that it would be like a 9-5 job because a counselor has to have his/her own time for their life right? I also feel like sometimes clients are in placed in tough positions and see the counselor/ therapist as their only place of comfort. #counselor #therapist #family-therapy...

#family-counsleor #marriage-therapist #marriage-counselor

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Jasmine W. May 23, 2016 526 views

What is the best way to determine if your major is the best major for you?

I recently thought I found the perfect major and minor. I was really excited to finally go from #undecided to declaring my current major/minor, Apparel Merchandising and Product Development/Marketing. I was glad to finally share my decision with family and friends, only to have them make me...

#academic-advisor #counselor

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Cassidy P. Oct 26, 2016 577 views

Is it really and truly possible to succeed in a solid career and also pursue other dreams in a completely different field such as art?

I really like art, but I don't know if I want to major in it, but I sure don't want to give it up either. I would like a steady and decent paying job but also to keep up with my art skills. #counselor #carter #personal-development...

#art

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Elizabeth L. May 15, 2016 456 views

How can I save money in college?

College is expensive as it is so how can I lower my costs of everyday living so I don't not have an overwhelming amount of college debt? #teaching #counselor...

#help

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Valentina D. May 19, 2016 463 views

Should I go to the Navy?

Should I go to the Navy after I get my associates degree or after I become a physician assistant? #counselor #navy #united-states-navy #advising...

#advisory-boards

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Jacob F. May 24, 2016 335 views

How does one be successful while in college?

While in college people struggle to make bills and payments each month. How can one make it easier to live and be successful while attending college?...

#counselor

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Jorge G. May 18, 2016 658 views

Is it good to enter the navy as a doctor?

I would like to know the details about the benefits, base pay, work environment, training programs, and rank when in the navy after becoming a doctor. #medicine #military #counselor #navy...

#nrotc

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Cristal L. May 26, 2016 487 views

Is the best decision to take a gap year before going to college if you are unsure about your career path?

The biggest question I ask myself when thinking about college is if I am going to waste not only my time, but money I do not have if I attend college as an undecided major. One of the greatest pressures high school seniors face is the dilemma of choosing to go straight to college or to opt for...

#college #financial-aid #teacher #education #undecided #counselor

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Sherese B. May 25, 2016 735 views
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Calvin K. Jun 02, 2016 3006 views

Can I become a counselor with only a Bachelor's degree?

While I do plan on going for a Master's since I'm hearing that's almost the minimum required level for counselling occupations, I was wondering if it's possible to get a job as a counselor with a Bachelor's? #psychology #counselor #counseling...

#counselling

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Chanel F. Jun 16, 2016 623 views

What is the most benificial college for a psychology degree? Also, what degree is the most benificial?

I'm trying to choose a degree in psychology. I am not sure if it would be better to get a higher degree and do more schooling or just an average degree with less schoolling. Also, I am not sure what college would be the best for this degree. I've heard a lot of good news with Wisconsin and...

#therapy #counselling #psychiatry #mental-health #therapists #psychology #social-work #counselor

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Megan J. May 24, 2016 379 views