Acupuncturist

By Sachin Rama

Common work activities

  • Get information needed to do the job.
  • Assist and care for others.
  • Make decisions and solve problems.
  • Identify objects, actions, and events.
  • Establish and maintain relationships.
  • Work with the public.
  • Document and record information.
  • Monitor events, materials, and surroundings.
  • Think creatively.
  • Develop goals and strategies.
  • Update and use job-related knowledge.
  • Communicate with people outside the organization.
  • Explain the meaning of information to others.
  • Process information.
  • Judge the value of objects, services, or people.
  • Perform activities that use the whole body.
  • Analyze data or information.
  • Provide advice and consultation to others.
  • Organize, plan, and prioritize work.
  • Communicate with supervisors, peers, or subordinates.

Skills And Abilities

Communicate

  • Listen to others, understand, and ask questions.
  • Read and understand work-related materials.
  • Express ideas clearly when speaking and writing.


Reason and Problem Solve

  • Combine several pieces of information and draw conclusions.
  • Analyze ideas and use logic to determine their strengths and weaknesses.
  • Notice when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong.
  • Use reasoning to discover answers to problems.
  • Judge the costs and benefits of a possible action.
  • Develop rules or follow guidelines when arranging items or actions in a certain order.
  • Understand new information or materials by studying and working with them.
  • Identify problems and review information. Develop, review, and apply solutions.


Manage Oneself, People, Time, and Things

  • Check how well one is learning or doing something.


Work with People

  • Be aware of others' reactions and change behavior in relation to them.
  • Look for ways to help people.


Perceive and Visualize

  • Identify a pattern (a figure, object, word, or sound) that is hidden in distracting material.
  • Imagine how something will look if it is moved around or its parts are rearranged.

Helpful High School courses

Wages

Atlanta, Georgia

The starting wage is 71,890

Self-Acupuncturists

start a business of Acupuncture instead of being one.
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