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The healthcare industry is in a state of change, and we want to provide students with the knowledge they need for a lasting career in healthcare. Education is at the heart of SE Career College, and our blog can help keep you informed as you explore your career options, learn the latest news in the industry, and stay updated on the changes you may see in the healthcare profession.

How Those in PSW Careers May Maintain Healthy Relationship Boundaries with Their Clients

How Those in PSW Careers May Maintain Healthy Relationship Boundaries with Their Clients

Maintaining healthy relationship boundaries is an essential part of the role of a personal support worker. Occasionally, PSWs can become too personal with their clients, getting involved in their private lives and thus crossing sensitive boundaries. The relationship between a PSW and their clients should always be professional…

Benefits of Chair Yoga You Can Advocate to Your Clients After Completing PSW College

Benefits of Chair Yoga You Can Advocate to Your Clients After Completing PSW College

Chair Yoga – a form of yoga in which traditional poses are modified so they can be performed in a seated position – is a fun and relaxing form of exercise that can have several health benefits for seniors. It can help them to enhance their physical strength,…

Steps to Caring for Clients of Different Cultural Backgrounds Once You Obtain Your HCA Diploma

Steps to Caring for Clients of Different Cultural Backgrounds Once You Obtain Your HCA Diploma

Providing care for clients from different cultural backgrounds can be an interesting and rewarding part of being a Health Care Assistant (HCA). It gives you an exciting opportunity to learn more about the different lifestyles, religions, and languages of a cultural group, helping to broaden your horizons and…

Why Your Clients After Health Care School Might Benefit From Trying Creative Writing

Why Your Clients After Health Care School Might Benefit From Trying Creative Writing

Creative writing can be a fun and exciting activity that holds many benefits for seniors. Writing poems, short stories and other enjoyable and easy exercises can help keep them mentally active, improve their overall mood and confidence, and give them a chance to express their feelings. It can…

Using Your HCA Training to Support Family Caregivers

Using Your HCA Training to Support Family Caregivers

A health care assistant (HCA) is just one part of a team of individuals coming together to care for a client. In addition to doctors, nurses, and other healthcare professionals, one or more members of a client’s family will often take on some of the responsibility in helping…

4 Springtime Activities You Can Encourage Your Clients to Try During Your Personal Support Worker Career

4 Springtime Activities You Can Encourage Your Clients to Try During Your Personal Support Worker Career

After a long winter, a new season comes with fresh possibilities. For seniors, springtime activities are a chance to create memories, enjoy family time, and reconnect with nature. Best of all, they often require little planning – it can be as simple as just getting outside when the…