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5 Steps to becoming a Registered Pharmacy Technician (RPhT.)

After graduating from Stenberg College’s CCAPP accredited program, I began the process of becoming a Registered Pharmacy Technician (RPhT) through the College of Pharmacists of British Columbia (CPBC). Their website has step-by-step instructions on becoming an RPhT, along with all the required forms for the process. Read below for my journey and a brief summary…

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One step closer to becoming an Early Childhood Educator

After graduating from the Early Childhood Education (ECE) program at Stenberg College, I was a little unsure about what the next step in my career would be. Fortunately, I had signed up for Stenberg’s co-operative work experience program. This allowed me to gain real work experience right after graduation.

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My journey to becoming an Early Childhood Educator

After 10 cherished months, the Early Childhood Education (ECE) program was coming to an end. I went through many emotions as I completed the final paperwork I had to submit to Jill Hammer, my practicum monitor.

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Top 4 Skills Successful Counsellors Need

Empathy, reflective listening, building rapport, and strong communication skills are key traits every successful counsellor needs. Each of these skills are taught at the beginning of Stenberg’s Counselling Therapist Diploma program and in my opinion, become the foundation for our learning. Each instructor has a unique way of ensuring their students develop these skills and…

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Top Ten Reasons Why Therapeutic Recreation is a Meaningful Career

As we age, simple activities we have always loved may become more difficult. Whether it is walking along the seawall, singing karaoke, or cooking at home; age can sneak up on us and our bodies may start to slow down. Therapeutic Recreation Assistants are tasked with the important job of making sure older adults stay…

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Business and marketing. The perfect combination.

In this blog, I will be sharing my experience in Stenberg’s Business Diploma – Marketing Specialization program in detail. Whether through classes, activities, or projects, this program’s content has been of great help to my professional development.

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Skills developed in Early Childhood Education

In our first practicum, which was earlier in the program, we gained experience applying the skills and techniques learned in class to the job site. These skills and techniques had been mainly theoretical up until our first practicum.

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My first work experience in Canada

In this blog, I will share my work experience in Canada, how I got my first job, and what I learned. In a matter of 3 months, I will graduate from Stenberg.

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Common Types of Counselling

People receive specific counselling suited to their needs. Common types are individual counselling, family counselling, couples counselling, and group counselling.

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Scheduling Normalcy

COVID-19 altered our daily life. Every day feels like a never-ending Saturday. By creating a schedule, I’m able to maintain “normalcy” in my days.

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