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Typical job for RN in long term care.
Registered Nurse (Former Employee) –  Golden Valley, MN.November 12, 2014
Hardest part of job was lack of staff support. It is like working in a long term care instead of rehabilitation
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Excellent environment with a dedicated staff
HR Consultant (Former Employee) –  Golden Valley MNSeptember 5, 2013
It was a pleasure to work with so many individuals who were dedicated to helping others achieve their dreams.
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recently joined the Allina Health Corp. many changes. well managed.
CNA (Former Employee) –  Golden Valley, MNJuly 19, 2013
Their TRP program is good and of high quality. Many good well motivated staff work there.
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beneficial experience for anybody that wants to become a volunteer at the Courage Center
Public Speaking (Current Employee) –  Golden Valley, MNApril 9, 2013
It is an enjoyable experience to give future volunteers the opportunity to see what individuals with a disability go through on a daily basis. It also gives individuals to see what hardships we face living as a disable individual.
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most enjoyable part of the job
Consultant (Former Employee) –  Golden Valley, MNJanuary 21, 2013
The most enjoyable part of my job was working directly with the patients with a interdisciplinary approach. There was so much support from all of the team and we all worked together to help the patient reached their full capacity during their stay at Courage Center.
Pros
highly skilled staff
Cons
moving the state and having to leave my job
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Great front line staff.
Program Supervisor, Aquatic Recreation (Former Employee) –  Golden Valley, MNOctober 21, 2012
Courage Center's front line staff who implement their programs and services do a great job making a difference in the lives of people with disabilities.
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Excellent place!
Occupational Therapy Volunteer (Current Employee) –  Minneapolis, MNMarch 6, 2012
I have done it all at Courage Center. I was a Speech, Occupational and Physical therapy client there when I first had my disabiliity and now I volunteer in the OT clinic with the clients with their disabilities. They are so cheerful and empathic with an up-beat attitude that is contagious.
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Awesome place to share your expertise while making a real difference in people's lives!
anonymous (Former Employee) –  Golden Valley, MNMarch 2, 2012
Courage Center is a Minnesota-based non-profit rehabilitation and resource center that empowers people with disabilities to realize their full potential in every aspect of life. The Company offers a variety of programs to people with disabilities and those with chronic health issues. Programs include comprehensive rehabilitation therapies, an inpatient transitional rehabilitation program, a physicians' clinic, independent living services, drivers' services, a community reintegration program, chronic pain rehabilitation program, accessible aquatics and fitness programs, camps, and adapted sports and recreation programs. Advocacy and empowerment are instilled in people with disabilities at the legislature and in other public forums.

Employees have the opportunity to grow in their awareness of the needs of others and expand their clinical expertise daily. Coworkers are knowledgable, caring, and value the mission.

Locations include Golden Valley, Stillwater, Burnsville and Forest Lake. Also, sports and recreation programs in Duluth, and camps at Maple Lake and Lake George.
Pros
knowing that you are making a difference daily.
Cons
personally managing your stress, awareness that your clients have difficult lives.
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Family oriented and excellent recreational facilities
CNA (Former Employee) –  Minneapolis, MinnesotaFebruary 6, 2012
Courage Center, is an organization where immense experience can be obtained from working with mentally challenged residents and their families.
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3.9
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3.3
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2.7
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3.0
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3.3

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