Career Counseling

Career Services

The Women’s Center is pleased to offer a variety of services to assist you in your job search. Whether you are seeking employment, changing career paths, re-entering the job market, or entering it for the very first time, we’re here to help you during this important transition.

Career Counseling

Determine the best direction for your career through individual sessions with a career counselor. Strategies and techniques are tailored to your specific needs.

Career Coaching

Work with a professional life/career coach to gain clarity, focus and direction essential to understanding what you really want and take the steps to make it happen. Partnering with a coach can help you achieve your goals and create a more successful life of meaning, fulfillment and purpose.

Career Tests 

The Women’s Center offers the following career-related assessments:

The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) and the Strong Interest Inventory – Both of these assessments guide individuals on career exploration, career development and career management.

The MBTI helps individuals identify their personality preferences and provides a common language for how we interact with the world and each other.

The Strong Interest Inventory helps individuals understand how their specific interests and preferences link to various jobs, work settings, and career fields

For more information on career assessments, please call The Women’s Center at (703) 281-2657 (TTY: 711)

Educational Programs

Geared toward your professional development, our educational programs include our annual Leadership Conference, and workshops throughout the year on useful topics like interviewing techniques, resume development and networking. Click here to see current workshop offerings.

Resume Review

Put your best foot forward with a resume that has been reviewed by a professional career counselor who will guide you in producing a resume that will give you the best shot at the job of your dreams.