A Person-Centered Approach to the Medical Professions

Have you ever had a medical professional who was caring, compassionate, and good at helping you feel comfortable? Have you ever had a medical professional who listened, encouraged, and motivated you to make a positive change in your overall health? If so, then that professional was utilizing a skill set within the field of psychology. […]

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Occupational Therapy, Simply

In the burgeoning field of medicine and the allied health professions, there are many avenues for a career-minded professional to embark upon. At the same time, coupled with the ever-increasing advancement of technology and pharmacology, the health professions are becoming ever more technical and arcane in their methods. While the field of Occupational Therapy (OT) […]

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Persistence

I keep a little notepad on my desk to jot down ideas that I want to share through this blog. I have a few there now, but for this week, I was inspired by something we shared in the First Year Experience 101 course at Maria College just this week. Each week, we share a Habit […]

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Celebrating Nurses

There is so much to celebrate in the month of May from the completion of the spring academic semester to our mothers on Mother’s Day to the city of Albany’s heritage with the Tulip Festival. And May is the month in which we get to celebrate nurses and future nurses!!! May 6 to May 12 has […]

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