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Monthly Themes for Career Exploration

 

Introduction

The following themes may be used to encourage and promote career development and career exploration activities, as well as for individual awareness and preparedness, public safety, civic engagement, and volunteerism.

 

December is...

National Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention Month

Safe Toys and Gifts Month

Seasonal Depression Awareness Month

Universal Human Rights Month

 

and is associated with 

National Handwashing Awareness Week

National Influenza Vaccination Week (December 5-11, 2010)

 

 

Exercise

Can you match the themes above with some of their related careers below, and investigate other careers that could also be associated with these themes?

 

Possible associated careers

 

manufacturer, educator and administrator, parent, product safety advocate, police, nurse, teacher, equal opportunity and human rights advocate, educator, administrator, parent, business, policymaker, police, physician, health care assistant, restaurant worker, volunteer, researcher, epidemiologist, dietician, nutritionist, health care assistant, social worker, pharmacist, firefighter, lawmaker, bartender, tavern and restaurant owner, liquor store owner, psychiatrist, mental health counselor, substance abuse counselor, college dean, parent, community outreach worker.

 

 

 

 

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