Navigation Links
Good News for Tough Times: Small, Private University Responds to Today's Economic Challenges
Date:4/17/2009

MIAMI, April 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Not since the United States Great Depression of 1929 has the American public experienced such significant hardships to their health and well-being across the parameters of occupational, spiritual, emotional, and overall social wellness. Losing jobs at a rapid pace, people are at risk for suffering lowered self esteem, a loss of identity, security and status. Yet Miami's St. Thomas University Counseling Programs - initiated decades ago - are still producing thousands of culturally competent, multilingual, multiethnic school and community mental health counselors, and marriage and family therapists who not only respond to the suffering incurred through environmental factors and the challenges of life events, but shape the South Florida therapeutic community.

"Many may be wondering how to contribute to making this a better world while pursuing study areas that will translate into health care careers where there seems to be more job stability," says STU's Chief Marketing Officer Marivi Prado. "In addition to Healthcare Management degrees, St. Thomas Masters programs in Guidance & Counseling - designed for those committed to social justice - are creating new avenues of strength and resilience," she adds. Many students select STU to implement cutting-edge models that address the academic, emotional and career development needs of children. Mental health counselors select the MHC program that provides them with the hands on supervised counseling experience in psychiatric units, substance abuse treatment and community mental health centers. Aspiring family therapists work with families within the context of the society in which they live, and licensed St. Thomas counselors and therapists are practicing throughout the world. School counselors advocate for the marginalized, and prepare students to fulfill their potential as learners, so that they learn to live, work, and contribute to a democra
'/>"/>

SOURCE St. Thomas University
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Tough Laws, Higher Prices Mean Fewer Kids Smoke
2. Tough Legislation on Underage Drinking Seems to Save Lives
3. Sports Drinks May Be Tough on Teeth
4. Tough Recessionary Times, but Frost & Sullivan Believes Its Not All Gloomy for African Healthcare Markets
5. Atkins Diet Tougher on Heart After Weight Loss
6. Patients Bill of Rights Too Tough to Read
7. *** Diabetes Alert Day *** OneTouch(R) Offers Cost Saving Tips to Help Diabetes Patients Maintain Good Health in Tough Economy
8. Saving Money While Protecting Your Health in Tough Economic Times
9. In Tough Times, Kids May Find Solace With Grandparents
10. Compare Your Fitness Against the Tough Navy SEAL Standards
11. Top Employers Find That in Tough Economic Times, a Healthy, Productive Workplace is More Important Than Ever
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/24/2014)... Connie Casad, MD, a well-known and respected gynecologist, ... years of practice experience in Dallas, Texas, has announced ... dietary detoxification. The second study is scheduled to begin ... test patients who just completed a 21-day detoxification regimen. ... conducting the study, Dr. Casad said, "About 10 years ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 2014 The federal court overseeing ... blood thinner caused life-threatening episodes of internal bleeding ... for the proceeding, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According ... plans to select lawyers to serve as Liaison ... appointing a Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee, which will coordinate ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... (PRWEB) December 25, 2014 BambooIndustry.com a ... for many years. Today, the company announces its ... a special offer on these new products. , Bamboo ... renewable bamboo. The multiple layer bamboo panel board features ... both strong and emissions free. The bamboo panel consists ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... Dec. 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Adults who ... risk of migraine headaches, suggests a study published ... . "Childhood maltreatment can have long-lasting effects, ... in adulthood," study author Dawn Buse, director of ... York City, said in a journal news release. ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 2014 Gluten, a protein found predominately ... have an intolerance to gluten, causing side effects that ... headaches, joint pain and fatigue. For this reason, Diet ... that deliver safe and fast weight loss while teaching ... gluten allergy reaction. These gluten free diet plans combine ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Connie Casad, MD, Now Accepting Test Participants for January Dietary Detoxification Study 2Health News:Connie Casad, MD, Now Accepting Test Participants for January Dietary Detoxification Study 3Health News:Court Overseeing Federal Xarelto Lawsuits Issues Coordination Order, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Court Overseeing Federal Xarelto Lawsuits Issues Coordination Order, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Bamboo Flooring Company Bambooindustry.com Introduces Its Multiple Layer Bamboo Panel Board Collection 2Health News:Abuse in Childhood Tied to Migraines in Adulthood 2Health News:Diet Doc Adds Gluten Free Diet Plans to Their Stable of Specialized Weight Loss Programs 2Health News:Diet Doc Adds Gluten Free Diet Plans to Their Stable of Specialized Weight Loss Programs 3
... locking self locking fasteners are helping the electrical industry combat vibration ... design innovation. , ... (PRWEB) July 2, 2008 -- ... in soft materials prone to stripping or joint failure, self ...
... caring begun 29,years ago by a small group of friends ... fundraisers, thanks to the enthusiastic support of,women who see the ... The 29th annual Twilight Gathering, hosted by the Women,s ... p.m. at the home,of WCP President Carol Walters in Milford. ...
... Enthusiasm for event grows in the face of widespread budget cuts ... Area HIV/AIDS service ... Foundation,and AIDS Walk San Francisco announced today that the number of ... in,Golden Gate Park, July 20th, will expand from 42 to more ...
... Delaying childbirth has substantially contributed to recent rises in ... week by scientists at Cambridge University. , The findings ... Scottish data performed by a team under Professor Gordon ... , The team examined more than 500,000 entries ...
... help treat patients with cancer, depression, drug abuse, study ... spiritual effects of a substance in "sacred mushrooms" can ... , The scientists said their investigations may lead to ... cancer, depression and drug dependence. , In a previous ...
... Inc.,(Nasdaq: SUPG ), a pharmaceutical company dedicated ... for solid tumors and,hematological malignancies, today announced that ... is scheduled to present at the,Collins Stewart Growth ... Oriental Hotel in New York City., SuperGen,s ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Innovative Self Locking Threaded Fasteners Provide New Electrical Design Options 2Health News:Area Women Gather in Milford on July 10 to Further the Mission of Women's Caring Program 2Health News:AIDS Walk San Francisco Boosts Number of Teams and Benefiting Agencies 2Health News:AIDS Walk San Francisco Boosts Number of Teams and Benefiting Agencies 3Health News:Major rise in Caesarean sections linked to impaired womb function with age 2Health News:Hallucinogen Gives Lasting Spiritual Boost 2Health News:SuperGen to Present at the Collins Stewart Growth Conference on July 9, 2008 2
(Date:12/24/2014)... /CNW/ -   The ... Canada tests confirmed it contains two undeclared amphetamine-like drug ... The distributor, Empire Health Distribution of Terrebonne, ... stores across Canada .  Jetfuel Superburn ... loss and increased energy. What consumers ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 24, 2014  Novastem, a leader in regenerative ... in its study for ischemic stroke at Clinica ... ischemic strokes account for 87 percent of all ... in the study, entitled "Internal Research Protocol in ... Stem Cells and Intrathecal Administration of Neural Stem ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 24, 2014  Actavis plc (NYSE: ... received a complete response letter from the U.S. ... Drug Application (NDA) for the fixed-dose combination (FDC) ... hypertension.   Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130124/NY47381LOGO ... the receipt of a complete response letter, Actavis ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:"Jetfuel Superburn" recalled after Health Canada tests find undeclared drug ingredients 2Novastem Treats First Patient Using Stemedica's Mesenchymal and Neural Stem Cell Combination Therapy for Ischemic Stroke 2Novastem Treats First Patient Using Stemedica's Mesenchymal and Neural Stem Cell Combination Therapy for Ischemic Stroke 3Novastem Treats First Patient Using Stemedica's Mesenchymal and Neural Stem Cell Combination Therapy for Ischemic Stroke 4Actavis Confirms Complete Response Letter for Nebivolol/Valsartan Fixed-Dose Combination for Hypertension 2Actavis Confirms Complete Response Letter for Nebivolol/Valsartan Fixed-Dose Combination for Hypertension 3Actavis Confirms Complete Response Letter for Nebivolol/Valsartan Fixed-Dose Combination for Hypertension 4
... 4, 2011 Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq: ... new senior credit agreement with Bank of America.  Pursuant to ... of credit to $10 million, which is expandable to $20 ... has been extended to December 2014. The new ...
... Mo., Aug. 4, 2011 Purdue Pharma, L.P., ... antiseptic to Children International , a U.S.-based ... world. To view the multimedia assets ... (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110804/MM46982 ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Inks New Bank Financing Deal With Bank of America 2Purdue Pharmaceuticals Donates Medical Supplies to Protect Poor Children From Infection 2Purdue Pharmaceuticals Donates Medical Supplies to Protect Poor Children From Infection 3
Adjust-A-Tip cautery....
Thru cut kerrison style punch 30 deg, 2.75 X 1.4 mm cut, 110 working length....
3 mm, 130 degree upwards cutting, detachable....
Sabre 180 is a powerful niche generator....
Medicine Products: