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Occupational Therapists

Occupational therapists teach disabled and injured individuals how to function with physical impairments and perform basic tasks, such as dressing, cooking, driving, and operating appliances. To help clients, they develop individualized plans, evaluate work and home environments, and show them how to use adaptive equipment. They also work with their clients' family members and friends.

Working Conditions
Occupational therapists employed at health clinics and hospitals typically work 40 hours every week. Occupational therapists employed at schools attend activities and meetings during and following school hours. Over 30 percent of occupational therapists are employed part-time.

Career Training and Education
You must have at least a master's degree to work as an occupational therapist.
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Psychologist
Psychologists specialize in analyzing human behavior and brain function. They study all features of human experience, including child development, cognitive function, and human relationships. Psychology offers a wide array of career opportunities.

Salary: $30,000 - $78,654

Education: 4 - 8 Years (beyond high school)

Job Outlook: Excellent

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