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PsyD or PhD in Clinical Psychology - Which Is the Best Choice?

Psychology is a diverse field, with people finding work in both the classroom and clinical setting. With the amount of diversity found in the career field itself, it's no wonder that a number of graduate degrees are available for those pursuing psychology. On the doctoral level, two of the most popular are the PhD in Clinical Psychology and the PsyD in Clinical Psychology. If you are considering pursuing graduate training in this field, here's what you need to know about your options.

Middle School Teacher or Modern Day Hero?

What is a superhero? Is it someone who was randomly bitten, exposed to radiation or perhaps an alien with perfect genes? Is it someone who wears tights and flies around fighting crime? In reality it is so much more. A superhero is someone who recognizes their abilities to make others the best they can be – and then acts upon that.

Tipping Around the World: When, Where, and How Much

We’ve all been there, that awkward moment at the end of a meal or service, you wonder should I tip? If so, how much money should I leave? It can be even more confusing when traveling abroad. Tipping can definitely be a source of stress among travelers, and for good reason: there is no clear pattern for when, where, and how much you should tip. This is a particularly significant problem among international travelers, as tipping customs can be vastly different even in adjacent countries. Below are a few notes for several different instances you might find yourself in:

Family Safety Tips for the Holiday Season

Smells of delicious food from the kitchen, beautiful decorations and visits with family and friends can only mean one thing…the most wonderful time of the year is upon us. Unfortunately, the holiday season is also arguably the most dangerous time as well. From lighting hazards to influenza, a variety of dangers strike during the holiday season. Keep the following suggestions in mind as you prepare for family gatherings and holiday treats.

4 Compelling Reasons To Get Your Master of Science in Nursing

A nurse's education is never over, as new healthcare research and technologies are always emerging. Furthermore, most nurses have a natural desire to learn as much as they can about their profession. However, not everybody is willing to put in the hard work it takes to move from BSN to MSN. On the other hand, the effort is more than worthwhile, as many proud MSN graduates will declare. Detailed below are a few of the greatest benefits of pursuing an MS in Nursing:

Make A Difference Day - Not Just Once a Year

Saturday, October 22 is the annual "Make a Difference Day." On this day, people across the country take time out of their busy schedule to make a difference in the world by volunteering in their local community. This annual holiday is a great opportunity to give back and highlights the need to volunteer and support your local community at the same time.

F1 Visas: What is it and how do I get one?

Are you an international student looking to receive a US student visa? University of the Cumberlands welcomes students from over 40 countries on an annual basis, so we have knowledge on how this procedure works. This process may seem complex at the outset, and with good reason, but we have put together a blog on what is needed for this task.

Keeping the Christian Faith in a Criminal Justice Career

Turn on your TV to any channel in any city and you can find some sort of negative press about individuals in a law enforcement position. Unfortunately, less often, you might find a story about a random kind act. The reality though is that there are thousands of these kind acts that are happening daily. The ideal criminal justice professional infuses honor and integrity into every pursuit, both on and off the job.

Make Time to Practice Your Faith

Today's college students are busier than ever. Between studying, work, extra-curricular activities, and family obligations, it can be difficult to set aside time for anything else. As a result, the most important things often fall by the wayside. Many students find that, despite attending Christ-centered universities and studying scripture on a regular basis, that they don't actually take the time to pray or otherwise integrate faith into their daily routine. If this is difficult for you too, consider implementing the following strategies:

What Can I Expect with a degree in Higher Education Counseling?

Whether you enjoyed your college experience or have regrets, you can now use the wisdom you've obtained in the real world to help other students gain as much as possible through post-secondary education. As a higher education counselor, you will help students from a variety of backgrounds make the most of their college years. Higher education counseling may not be easy, but it is incredibly rewarding.

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