Category Archives: Career Journal

How sick is too sick to go to work?

A colleague walked into my office. I informed him he looked under the weather, and half-jokingly asked if he was contagious. He replied he didn’t think so. I suggested he make his way over to the ER to make sure. … Continue reading

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Self-Confidence and Performance 🌱

Practicum Instructors Evaluation:______has done very well this quarter. She has a wealth of resources that she has shared with the youth and the staff. Her willingness to accept feedback has improved her clincal assessments. ______ needs to improve on her … Continue reading

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The Scenario – Pages of a Career Journal

Interviewed with _____ for an on-call program coordinator position. They gave me the following scenario question: “You smell marijuana, you have a client at your elbow trying to look at the confidential sign in book, and you have two clients … Continue reading

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Professional Responsibilities 🌱

Practicum Instructors Evaluation :______is open to feedback and accepts both positive and negative feedback very well. She is looking to grow and therefore very open to growth. She is willing to be challenged. For example, when the youth set the … Continue reading

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Office Chatter Box

During staff meetings, one of my co-workers can’t seem to stop talking. “Megan” dominates every discussion with a detailed rehash of previous topics and an obsessive focus on minor details. Our manager allows her to ramble on without doing anything … Continue reading

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