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I’m an Entrepreneur-Do I Really Need to Attend Business School?

I’m an Entrepreneur-Do I Really Need to Attend Business School?

What is Organizational Psychology, and Why is it Growing so Rapidly in the United States?

What is Organizational Psychology, and Why is it Growing so Rapidly in the United States?

Considering a Career in Special Education—Reasons, Rewards, and Challenges

Considering a Career in Special Education—Reasons, Rewards, and Challenges

Transgender Policy: Commentary

Transgender Policy: Commentary

Fresno Clinical Psychology PhD Program Given Highest Level of Re-Accreditation by APA

Fresno Clinical Psychology PhD Program Given Highest Level of Re-Accreditation by APA

July 13

Why Emotional Intelligence Should be a Priority in the Hiring Process

27 emotions an hour is how many distinct emotions we feel, on average, every hour of every day according to Dr, Travis Bradberry, PhD. This means that during the typical work day we experience upwards of 200 discernible emotions, and that is a number far too large to ignore. He says, “We are emotional creatures before we are rational creatures. We have an emotional reaction […]

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July 02

2018 Commencement Highlights

During our commencement ceremonies, Alliant President Andy Vaughn shared stories of students who overcame great adversity on their road to the commencement stage. These are their stories. Ivy Kensinger PsyD in Clinical Psychology “Watch me. Bet me.” That can easily be described as Ivy Kensinger’s tagline. Ivy has been declared the world’s most injured person to have survived their injuries. During her undergraduate studies, she […]

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June 22

Top 5 Online Resources for Data Analytics

If you are interested in learning more about data analytics, you are not alone. The field of data analytics, also known as data analysis, is exploding right now. There are good reasons for this trend. The fact is, analyzing data to identify patterns and come to conclusions can be incredibly useful. Researchers and businesses are finding that data analytics helps them achieve feats that would […]

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June 21

The Lasting Psychological Trauma Inflicted at Our Borders

The Administration for Children and Families at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says it has separated nearly 2,000 children from adults at the southern border over the past 6 weeks. While President Trump just signed an executive order to bring an end to this policy of separating families, the psychological damage has been done. These actions have likely inflicted psychological trauma on […]

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June 19

How Environmental Factors Impact Mental Health

Ranked as one of the leading causes of illness and disability around the globe, mental illness is a widespread health challenge. In fact, data from the World Health Organization reveals that approximately one in four people worldwide will suffer from a mental illness at some point in their lives. While there are still plenty of researchers and clinical psychologists alike who don’t know about mental […]

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June 19

Survival Tips for Marriage Ending

The end of a marriage can be incredibly challenging on many levels, including emotionally, mentally, and financially. While every marriage is different, and circumstances will dictate your actions in many instances, here are some tips from marriage and family therapy (MFT) professionals that can help you get through this difficult time. 1. Talk to a therapist. Therapists are trained to help you in a way […]

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June 14

8 Qualities of Effective Leaders

Strong, effective leaders are essential in every field, but particularly in education. Whether it’s leading young people or adults, it’s necessary for leaders to have certain qualities to be successful. The following are eight essential qualities that a leader should possess to be effective in their role. 1. Optimism A positive attitude can set the tone and motivate individuals to be more productive. People who are […]

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June 14

10 Jobs that Require an MBA

A Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree provides valid credentials to individuals who have completed six years of higher education. An MBA qualifies you to work in higher levels of management, finance, marketing, and entrepreneurship industries. A Master of Business Administration degree is highly flexible and applicable to hundreds of different job positions not included in the above list. The following 10 jobs represent additional […]

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June 05

CTEL – 10 Tips for Teaching a Foreign Language

Anyone at any age can learn a foreign language. For children, learning a language different from their own is more natural because they rely on the deep motor area of their brain more than adults. This area of the brain makes learning a new language much easier for children because it absorbs information quickly and works in conjunction with the hippocampus to memorize information. By […]

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