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Career Development: Guides

Adler University's website for resources related to finding and securing employment in the mental health field.

CV and Resume


Cover Letter


Five Proactive Steps of Career Development

The Illinois Career Development Association has provided the following suggestions for persevering in your career search:

  1. Assess your interests, personality type, transferable skills, and values.
  2. Gather and maintain current, accurate, and comprehensive information about your chosen field.
  3. Develop and sustain a clear focus or mission for your life's work and re-evaluate regularly.
  4. Network in person and via social media throughout your career.
  5. Be a life-long learner by engaging in professional development opportunities.