I would like to study nursing because I feel it will lead me directly to one of the most emotionally fulfilling careers available, as well as giving me the chance combine helping people's mental well being with their physical health.
It would give me the opportunity to study something that involves both academic and practical study, which I feel would suit me best.
For the second part of the week I helped with organising the school summer production; this time working with a group of children from all years making the art and scenery and practicing lines and choreography.
Although challenging at times, I found this work extremely rewarding.
I was particularly interested in how much practicing different communication methods could make a difference in the lives of those with learning disabilities and their families.
I have also sat in on both group and one on one speech therapy sessions and was able to see the effects of these over time.
ADAMHA had passed through a series of name changes and organizational arrangements throughout its history: Congress directed SAMHSA to target effectively substance abuse and mental health services to the people most in need and to translate research in these areas more effectively and rapidly into the general health care system.