Anton Rivera, B.A.

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Top 5 Holistic Health Careers

Posted December 06, 2016 by Anton Rivera, B.A. & filed under Careers, Massage Therapy, Acupuncture and Massage College

Are you looking for a new career that combines your love of helping others with stability and great earning potential? Now is the time to jump into the exciting field of holistic health careers because the demand for natural alternatives to conventional medicine continues to grow. … Read More

Holistic Health Careers: Massage Therapy

Posted November 24, 2016 by Anton Rivera, B.A. & filed under Careers, Massage Therapy

A career in massage therapy is one of the most rewarding professions you'll find in the health care field. Some of the benefits of pursuing massage include: An expanding industry and demand for services, flexibility in scheduling and workplace environment, and an accessible career path. In fact, you can complete a degree in massage therapy in less than a year. … Read More

5 Reasons to Consider a Degree in Acupuncture

Posted November 15, 2016 by Anton Rivera, B.A. & filed under Careers, Acupuncture and Massage College

There are a lot of compelling reasons to consider a degree in acupuncture if you're looking to continue your education or jumpstart a brand new career. From the flexible degree programs to the benefits of pursuing a career helping people, the field has a lot to offer people looking for a next professional step that's both achievable and rewarding. Check out just 5 reasons to consider a degree in acupuncture. … Read More

How to Get a Job after Acupuncture School

Now is a great time to get into the field of acupuncture. As the demand for alternative medicine and more natural approaches to health care increases, the industry is expected to continue to grow by as much as 32 percent by 2022, according to HealthCareCareers.com. Government legislation and insurance companies have begun recognizing acupuncture as a viable course of treatment for a variety of health issues on a more consistent basis, making the professional outlook rosy. But you may be wondering, once you earn your degree, how to get a job after acupuncture school. … Read More

10 Signs You Should Invest In Switching Careers

Posted September 02, 2016 by Anton Rivera, B.A. & filed under Alternative Medicine, Careers

Do you dream of switching careers? No matter what your reason, you're in good company. A recent CareerBuilder survey found that over one in five workers were determined to find a new job this year, even if they had employment. Reasons for wanting a new job vary, but some common signs indicate you should probably seriously explore not just a new job, but a new career path. Consider investing in switching careers if you: … Read More

How to Change Careers in 2 Years or Less

Posted August 25, 2016 by Anton Rivera, B.A. & filed under Careers, Education & Research, Massage Therapy

It's not uncommon to be "stuck" in a job or career that's not really what you want to do with your life. One of the things that holds people back from making a career change is the amount of time it takes – some fields require five to ten years of professional training before you can actually start working. … Read More

Why Holistic Health Careers Are on the Rise

If you're considering holistic health careers, now is a great time to get into the field. Holistic health considers a whole person and emphasizes the connection between their mind, body and spirit — more and more people want treatments that address all three, or therapies that compliment traditional medicine focusing on the body. A growing interest in wellness and healthy living has fueled an increase in the need for practitioners of massage, acupuncture, Chinese medicine and other complementary treatments. … Read More

5 Reasons Why Becoming a Massage Therapist Might Be the Career Path for You

Posted August 04, 2016 by Anton Rivera, B.A. & filed under Careers, Massage Therapy

You're interested in finding a new career path and think massage therapy might be the right fit, but just aren't sure. You might wonder: What training is required to practice? What does the lifestyle of a massage therapist look like? What are the long-term prospects for the profession? … Read More

Holistic Health Careers AMC Alumi Spotlight: Renee Skuban

Posted June 16, 2016 by Anton Rivera, B.A. & filed under Acupuncture and Massage College

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4 Reasons Careers in Holistic Medicine Are on the Rise

Posted May 24, 2016 by Anton Rivera, B.A. & filed under Alternative Medicine, Careers

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Massage for Wellness is Needed Everywhere: Top 6 Places to Work

Posted April 26, 2016 by Anton Rivera, B.A. & filed under Careers, Massage Therapy

An increased focus on health and well-being is powering the trend toward wellness. In line with this, the number of places people can get a massage for wellness is increasing as well. … Read More

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