Health Care & Counseling

This is the community for health care and addiction counseling professionals to explore the varied roles and jobs in the industry. Here you will find networking opportunities, job postings, and resources for current students, alumni, and industry professionals.

5 Career Lessons You’re Never Too Old to Learn, According to 5 Real Stories

Here at The Muse, we love giving you advice (could you tell?). But if there’s one thing we love about our career story features, it’s that they provide us with some invaluable lessons, too.

If you’re feeling stuck or frustrated, …

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Important Notice About BruinView – We are moving to a new online job board called Handshake!

This is an important notice about an upcoming transition from BruinView to a great new online job board platform called Handshake starting in mid-May. 

During this transition time, continued access to BruinView is as follows:

Current UCLA Extension Certificate Students

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What You Should Realistically Do When You Make a Mistake on Your Application

You spelled the hiring manager’s name wrong on your cover letter. There’s a weird formatting issue on your interview assignment. You sent an older version of your resume that included blah, blah, blah under one of the titles.

Is all …

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Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Writing Your Federal Resume – FREE Online Workshop

Are you interested in applying for Federal Government Jobs?

Learn how to Write Your Federal Resume:  Thursday, Sept 28 @ 9:30am – 11:00am (Pacific Time)

Hosted by the U.S. Office of Personnel Management, this  free virtual (online) presentation will explain each …

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I’m a Physician’s Assistant and This Is What My Job Is Really Like

“I love when I treat a patient and they come back saying how their life improved because of it,” Nicole LaCoste, a physician’s assistant in the New York Metro area, said as she summed up why she loved her job.

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Patient Advocacy Certificate

The UCLA Extension Patient Advocacy Certificate Program will provide the knowledge, skills and competencies professionals need to successfully prepare for…

HLT POL X 443 – Principles of Health Organization Management and Leadership

Fundamentals of health care management, leadership, and organization, including the role of the leader; importance of leadership; structure and function…

COM HLT X 470.5 – Introduction to Counseling and the 12 Core Functions

This introductory course provides an overview of evidence-based counseling skills referencing guidelines set forth by the International Certification and Reciprocity…