High Starting Salaries for Counselors in Rural Areas

If you’re seeking a career change that’s enriching both personally and professionally, consider becoming a counselor. As the need for more mental health professionals across the nation increases, the lack of access to counseling services in rural communities is amplified. If you’re willing to apply for jobs in rural areas, the rewards are numerous. You … Continued

What’s the Best Tablet for College Students? Vote Now!

College students of all ages need to remain connected to their schools and to the world if they are going to succeed. This begs the question, what is the best method of connection? Tablets are ideal for many students; they offer affordability and portability, and many students now prefer tablets over the bulkier, less flexible … Continued

7 Things You Need to Know When Starting a Counseling Practice

Nearly nine years ago I graduated from the Master of Arts in Counseling (MAC) program at Colorado Christian University (CCU). I applied at several agencies but didn’t receive any offers. That’s when I decided to hang up my shingle and go into private practice. I was nervous and scared, but it was the right choice. … Continued

Sarah Palin, Ted Cruz & Michele Bachmann: Speakers at Western Conservative Summit

The Centennial Institute, Colorado Christian University’s elite think tank, is proud to once again sponsor the Western Conservative Summit, July 18-20 in Denver, Colorado. For three days, some of the nation’s greatest minds gather for discussions that will influence policy for years to come. It’s fast grown into one of the country’s hottest political conventions, … Continued

What Affects Concentration & 5 Tips to Maximize Yours

In a previous post, we looked at what affects concentration; specifically, the effects of stress. But is that the whole story? Certainly not. Eliminating stress is fantastic for maintaining focus, but we all know there’s an array of other hobgoblins at play. Are you doing your work in the right places? How do you eliminate … Continued