Healthcare

The healthcare industry employs millions of people around the world and touches the lives of billions more, in both direct and indirect ways. Keeping up with the latest healthcare trends, practices, technologies, and health models is the best way to protect your career and ensure that you remain relevant in a rapidly evolving world. Here, the Northeastern community has compiled articles, tips, and how-to guides to help you continue excelling in your career.

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April 12, 2021

What is Health Informatics?

Jay Spitulnik, associate teaching professor and director of Northeastern's MS in Health Informatics, shares his expertise on emerging industry trends and how students can prepare.

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February 26, 2021

What Can You Do With a Master’s in Counseling Psychology?

Interested in a career in mental health? Here’s a look at what you can do once you’ve earned your master’s degree in counseling psychology.

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February 16, 2021

Counselors vs. Therapists vs. Psychologists: Key Differences

Learn more about the differences between mental health counselors, therapists, and psychologists.

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February 1, 2021

7 Top Pharmaceutical Companies to Work For in 2021

The pharmaceutical industry is experiencing significant growth. Here are the seven best pharmaceutical companies to work for in 2021.

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January 28, 2021

How Long Does it Take to Become A Licensed Mental Health Counselor?

Are you considering becoming a licensed mental health counselor? Here’s a look at how long it typically takes to start your counseling career.

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January 21, 2021

Clinical vs. Counseling Psychology: What’s the Difference?

Interested in a career in psychology, but unsure whether to pursue a clinical or counseling career path? Here's how to decide.

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January 15, 2021

4 Counseling Psychology Career Paths to Explore

Are you considering a career in counseling psychology? Here’s a look at four of the most common career paths for professionals in the field.

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January 15, 2021

Is an MS in Counseling Psychology Worth It?

Are you considering earning an MS in Counseling Psychology, but unsure whether it’s worth the commitment? Here are 4 reasons why earning your degree is worthwhile.

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January 8, 2021

What do Mental Health Counselors Do? Role & Responsibilities

Explore the daily responsibilities of mental health counselors and learn how to prepare for success in the role.

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October 21, 2020

What Does a Public Health Researcher Do?

Ever wonder what a public health researcher does? Here’s a closer look at the role, including responsibilities, top skills, and how you can become one.

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