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From FH to Mental Illness: The Evolving Role of Genetic Counseling

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These are exciting times in the growing field of genetic counseling. While prenatal and preconception and cancer-risk counseling remain our bread and butter, clearly our skills and expertise can benefit infinitely many more people. Genetic counseling is a conversation that leads to action.

How often should you keep in touch with your genetic counselor?

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When I explain my job as a genetic counselor to family members or people I talk with while traveling, they are always surprised to learn that I meet with patients only one or two times. Some patients may have annual follow-up visits with their genetic counselor and geneticist

Nursing Certification - Is it for you?

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When I have asked nurses why they became (or are interested in becoming certified), the same theme emerges - "pride in what I do." It has been fascinating to watch the emergence of the many and varied certifications now available to nurses.

How often should you keep in touch with your genetic counselor?

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When I explain my job as a genetic counselor to family members or people I talk with while traveling, they are always surprised to learn that I meet with patients only one or two times. Some patients may have annual follow-up visits with their genetic counselor and geneticist
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