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Why Become a Marriage and Family Therapist?

Therapy is one of the most sought after services within the past few years. More than 55.8 million Americans received mental health treatment in 2022, including 15.8% who have reported taking prescription medication and 9.5% who received counseling or therapy from a mental health professional in 2019. Throughout the years, the importance of therapy has … Continued
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Faculty Spotlight: Drew Davis

Known for her smiling demeanor and love for children, Drew Davis, adjunct professor in the online Child and Family Services program, is someone who wants to make a difference in big and small ways. Whether she’s teaching undergraduate students the significance of child development, driving her kids to preschool, or serving as a child life … Continued

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Student Spotlight: Bashelia Ward

Radiating as a passionate educator and advocate for knowledge and research, Bashelia Ward, a student in the Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Organizational Leadership program, aims to bridge her visions for restorative educational practices with her love for fostering equitable opportunities within marginalized communities across schools and districts. As a mom, researcher, and doctoral student … Continued

The Top Transferable Skills You Gain From Community College

Community colleges have long been a vital part of the American higher education system. These institutions offer students the opportunity to pursue a variety of educational and training programs at an affordable cost. With lower tuition fees and a range of financial aid options, it’s no wonder that community colleges have provided students accessible pathways … Continued

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Student Spotlight: Tina Patterson

Focused on creating and distributing award-winning educational curriculum for schools in and around her community, Tina Patterson embodies what it means to have a dream of engaging with students and teachers, and see it come to fruition through hard work, dedication, and resilience. As she embarks on completing her Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership … Continued

The Rundown of a Cybersecurity Certificate

Cybersecurity is one of the fastest growing industries across the United States. With over 1.3 million U.S. professionals working in cybersecurity, cybersecurity has been considered a highly profitable degree around the world. And that shouldn’t be a surprise. Today, over 60% of all corporate data and personal data are stored in cloud systems like Google … Continued

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Faculty Spotlight: Jackie Halstead

Known for her soft-spoken demeanor and love for people and their spiritual well-being, Dr. Jackie Halstead works diligently to provide assistance and training for families and members of the clergy who are interested in pursuing a greater understanding of what it means to be spiritually transformed. As a licensed marriage and family therapist and professor … Continued

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Beyond the Resume: The Benefits of Healthcare Mentorship for Healthcare Administration Graduates

In the fast-paced and dynamic world of healthcare administration, where the demands and challenges are ever-evolving, the significance of mentorship cannot be overstated. In fact, mentorship can enhance a healthcare professional’s workforce performance, provide avenues for ongoing professional development, and foster long-term industry collaborations. While a resume can showcase your academic achievements and professional experiences, … Continued

The Significance of Women’s History Month

From honoring women like Rosa Parks, Susan B. Anthony, and Abigail Adams, Women’s History Month goes beyond commemorating their valiant efforts and instead, extends itself as a calling for other women to stand, speak, and encourage one another to reach new heights and goals for the future of women around the world. While similar events … Continued

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Student Spotlight: Addison Mouser

Known for her many talents and philanthropic efforts to raise money for children with disabilities and health-related illnesses, Addison Mouser is recognized as one of Dallas’ most honored servants and community volunteers whose main mission is to service those in need. As a former dancer turned congressional medal ambassador and intern for nonprofits like Brown … Continued