You’ve always wanted to become an electrician. You love the problem-solving aspect of the job, the way it allows you to connect with people, and of course, the fact that it’s a lucrative career. Now, you feel like you’re at a place in your life where you’re ready to more actively pursue electrician training. Before… Continue Reading Training to Become an Electrician? Here’s What to Expect in Your Training Program
Does the idea of sitting at a desk day after day make you squirm? Do you loathe the idea of a traditional office job? Do you want to work in a fast-growing industry with lots of growth potential? If you answered yes to any of these questions, a career as an HVAC (heating, ventilation and… Continue Reading How to Become a HVAC Technician in 5 Simple Steps
Addiction is a deep-rooted disease. Drug and alcohol addicts suffer from more than just the effects of substance abuse. Their issues are psychological, usually resulting from a mental disorder or even from an event in their past. This is why addicts need professional psychological help during the recovery process. Addiction counselors aid an addict in… Continue Reading The Role of Addiction Counselors in Recovery
Beautiful Boy is a story of addiction. It’s a story of recovery and relapse. And it’s a story of a father and son. Produced by Amazon Studios, Beautiful Boy was released in select theaters on October 12, 2018. Starring Steve Carell, Timothée Chalamet, Maura Tierney, and Amy Ryan, the film is based on the real-life… Continue Reading Beautiful Boy and Addiction Recovery
As nearly 25 million people are dealing with serious addiction issues, the variety of addictive substances and behaviors have different characteristics. When looking for the symptoms of alcoholism, you need to monitor a variety of ways that alcoholism can affect the life of the person you’re counseling. As a counselor, you’ll find patterns of behavior… Continue Reading What are the Signs and Symptoms of Alcoholism?
Let’s play a little game of would you rather. Would you rather sit behind a desk all day or work in a trade job where you can make more money and enjoy what you’re doing? For some, this is a very quick and easy answer, but others might feel a little skeptical due to high… Continue Reading Why More and More People are Choosing Trade Schools Over Colleges
Congratulations on your high school graduation! Have you decided what to do with your future? Vocational school is becoming a popular choice among graduates and others looking to pave a new career path, especially with the cost of college climbing. But what is a vocational school, and why should you consider it? Let’s take an… Continue Reading How to Choose a Trade School That Suits Your Needs
There’s no denying that there’s an opioid epidemic in the United States. It all intensified in the 1990s when pharmaceutical companies started reassuring the medical community that patients would not become addicted to opioid pain relievers. Soon, healthcare providers began to prescribe opioids at greater rates. And it wasn’t long before this increased use of opioids led… Continue Reading Opioids Abuse: Signs of Opioid Addiction and the Route to Recovery
Are you someone who loves taking care of other people? Do you strive to work in an industry that has a major positive impact on those around you? If so, a career as a mental rehabilitation health technician may be the right move for you. A career in mental health can be as financially rewarding… Continue Reading How to Become a Mental Health Technician
“Would you like fries with that?” is not what you want to be asking after the completion of a degree. The problem is, many degrees are too specified and only allow work in that sector. Many other degrees aren’t really functional in the working world. How do you prevent this problem? By earning a degree… Continue Reading What Can You Do With a Business Administration Degree?