The new year is around the corner, and you’re already thinking about how you’ll shine. Undoubtedly, the COVID-19 pandemic will continue to affect the way you work for the foreseeable future, but that doesn’t mean you can’t still have a successful 2021.  Now is the time to start planning for the year ahead, so you […]

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No doubt about it, this has been a very strange year. The COVID-19 crisis almost certainly changed the way your behavioral health team functions — and unfortunately, an end to the pandemic isn’t currently in sight. You know this year was rough for your employees, so you want to do what you can to prepare them for 2021, and anything it might bring.  Planning for […]

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It’s been a long time since you actually wanted to go to work. However, this hasn’t always been the case. You used to be passionate about your job and truly enjoyed most everything about it. For a while, you thought you’d just hit a rough patch, but you’ve given it some time and nothing has changed.  You’re an […]

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It’s been a difficult year, so it might seem like it’s been a long time coming, but the holiday season is finally around the corner. Your staff has endured a lot in the past year, so lift their spirits by doing something special to show your appreciation.  No doubt, this holiday season will be unprecedented. […]

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Adding a new employee to a behavioral health team is a very big deal, so potential employers want to learn as much about you as possible. This means you’ll likely be asked several challenging questions like “How would you describe yourself?”   At first glance, this might not look too difficult, but as soon as you […]

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Deciphering a Neutral Reference Check

After enduring several rounds of interviews and passing a background check, you think you’ve found your next great hire. However, you want to cover all the bases before making an offer.   A reference check is typically one of the last steps of the hiring process, but also one of the most important. Therefore, it can […]

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The COVID-19 pandemic has left millions of Americans jobless. In fact, the unemployment rate was a sky-high 10.2%, as of July 2020. This is terrible, and as a behavioral health employer, you wish you could help out by hiring en masse.  However, you only have a select number of positions available, and finding the right fit hasn’t gotten any easier. When you […]

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How to Find the Best Behavioral Health Jobs

Behavioral health jobs with the best employers have always been hard to come by. However, record-high unemployment rates caused by the COVID-19 pandemic have made things even more competitive.  Whether you were laid off or are simply ready to move on from your current job, you might be feeling a bit discouraged. Applying for countless […]

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Are you thinking about becoming a behavioral health professional? The field is experiencing fast career growth, so there’s never been a better time to make the leap. In fact, employment of substance abuse, behavioral disorder, and mental health counselors is expected to rise 22% from 2018 to 2028, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.  […]

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How to Learn from a Crisis

COVID-19 has almost definitely changed how your practice does business. Virtually overnight, the pandemic transformed the U.S. as we know it. Hopefully, your behavioral health team was able to transition to a remote setting, and if so, you’ve done a lot of learning over the past few months. No doubt, you’re eager to return to some semblance of […]

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