CAREER COUNSELING

Your career development is a lifelong process.  There are a number of factors that influence your career development, including your interests, abilities, values, personality, background, and circumstances. Career Counseling is a process that will help you to know and understand yourself and the world of work in order to make career, educational, and life decisions.

WHAT TO EXPECT

Your Career Counselor WILL:
  • Help you figure out who you are and what you want out of your education, your career, and your life.
  • Be someone for you to talk to about your thoughts, ideas, feelings, and concerns about your career and educational choices, who will help you sort out, organize, and make sense of your thoughts and feelings.
  • Help you identify the factors influencing your career development, and help you assess your interests, abilities, and values.
  • Help you locate resources and sources of career information.
  • Help you to determine next steps and develop a plan to achieve your goals.
Your Career Counselor WON’T:
  • Tell you what to do, or tell you what you should major in or what career you should pursue.

Our Career Counselor is Christina Siders.  She assists with clarifying career goals, administering and interpreting career assessments, building self-efficacy, and facilitating long-term decision making and fulfilling career changes. Some of the assessments she can administer include the MBTI, Strong Interest Inventory, StrengthsFinder, and values/skills card sorts. Christina believes that professional and personal identities are undeniably intertwined; a positive state of being is reliant on feeling valued at work and at home.  To learn more about Christina please click here.

Note:  Career Counseling is the only service that we offer which is not covered by insurance reimbursement.  If you have questions regarding our fee structure for Career Counseling please contact us at any time.