Career Questions tagged Psychologist

Is it hard balancing your social life and work like if you're a psychologist?

Were you really - extremely busy when you got the job? Did you lose friends or significant others because of your profession? #psychology #balance #social-life #work-life-balance...

#psychologist

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Mia Fuller | Teacher at Fuller Education Discipline and time management are key to maintaining any profession. Determine ...

What are different kind of jobs a psychologist can have?

I am a junior in highschool and I have been thinking of being a psychologist but I am quite confused on different jobs a psychologist can have. #psychology #psychologist...

#child-psychology

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Active Jan 08 at 05:05 PM

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Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D. | Industrial-Organizational Psychology & HR Consulting Psychology is a diverse, academic discipline which you will come to ...

What do psychologist do in their job?

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Active Jan 08 at 04:51 PM

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Ashley Elaine Rios | Professional High School Counselor and College Board SSD ... Hi Grecia! Great question. I highly advised that you check out ...

Is it to much?

Is working plus taking 16 credits too much for my freshman year in college? #psychologist...

#counselor

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Active Oct 07 '18 at 05:44 PM

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Nancy Hamp, MA | IOrganizational Leadership • Assessment and Interviewing • Educational ... Dametreius,I would say that depends. Are you adjusting to a very ...

What jobs will I be able to find if I pursue a degree in Psychology?

I want to major in psychology, but I am not sure of all the jobs this branch has to offer. #psychologist #major #college...

#job

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Active Nov 27 '18 at 08:52 PM

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Benjamin Adewale | Tax Associate at PwC Psychology is a broad major and has many uses. You can ...
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Dr. Ray Finn | Mental Health Care Professional Dear Cameron,My apologies for the delay in answering your question. I ...

What are some tips for getting a degree in psychology?

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Active Jul 28 '18 at 12:52 AM

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Posted by Jessica R.’s Avatar Jessica R.

Do psychologist ever feel that their job is to much to handle/ too overwhelming?

I ask because I've heard the job can be emotionally draining and I can be a sensitive/emotional person. #counseling-psychology #therapy #psychology #psychologist...

#stress

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Active Jul 28 '18 at 11:24 PM

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Daniela Silva | Educational Writer- New Heights Educational Group Hi Zalyia,According to Tyger Latham, a licensed clinical psychologist, practicing in ...
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Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D. | Industrial-Organizational Psychology & HR Consulting Resyhra,There are positions called "Therapeutic Support Service (TSS)" that generally only ...

I want to be a developmental child psychologist

what majors should i take in college . #psychology #development #psychologist #children...

#kids

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Active Jan 30 at 05:00 PM

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Asim A. Deshpande | Strive to give meaningful results with focus on ... Hi Abby,I hope you have found some answers since you posted ...

How much do psychology majors make?

I'm a CareerVillage staff member and I'm posting this because we know that many young people are looking for the answer to this question. This is among the most popular questions searched by youth, and we're hoping you will take a moment to share your response to it. Thank you! #psychology...

#salary #pay #psychologist #cognitive-science

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Active Jun 21 '18 at 05:06 PM

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Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D. | Industrial-Organizational Psychology & HR Consulting A BS in psychology and $2 will get you a coffee ...

What could one do with a bachelors in psychology?

My parents are worried that I won't be able to get a good job right out of college with a degree in psychology. #college #psychologist...

#psychology

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Active Apr 11 '18 at 06:10 PM

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Yanni Zack | Teacher Trainer/ Recruitment Coordinator for Worldwide English Services You could also work in education as a Psychologist in a ...

Is it difficult to be a psychologist/ do you have to be really smart?

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Active Apr 08 '18 at 08:55 AM

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Callie Stroud | Where creativity, a positive attitude and leading by ... I am not a psychologist as of yet. But I have ...

What do I need to become a psychologist or mental health professional?

I want to know what kind of degree is needed to become a psychologist. I have searched the internet for answers to this quite a few times, and the answers range anywhere from a 4 - year Bachelor's degree to a M.A. or even a PhD. I would also like to know what kind of degree is generally...

#clincial-mental-health #psychology #psychologist #mentalhealthprofessional #mentalhealthawareness #psychotherapy #mentalhealth

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Active Mar 19 '18 at 02:11 PM

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Posted by Allison B.’s Avatar Allison B.
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Vivian Lee | Behavioral Health Counselor Hi Allison! It's great to hear you're considering a career in ...

Once you got into the major how did your opinion of psychologist evolve? Did you find your interest shifting ?

Hello my name is Dayonna I would like to more about #psychologist. I would like to know more about the #job-description of a psychologist and what are some #benefits of being a psychologist and why I should make this my #career...

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Active Jan 27 '18 at 12:10 AM

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Posted by Dayonna J.’s Avatar Dayonna J.
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Roxana Cornejo | PwC US Leadership Coaching Center of Excellence (LCCoE), ... Hi Dayonna! Psychologists can work in many different fields and types ...

If I want to be a psychologist, what college courses should I take?

I am really interested in how the #human brain works. I would love to pursue a job that works with people and helps them understand how they are thinking. Being a #psychologist would be my dream...

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Active Jun 02 '18 at 01:37 AM

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Posted by Reid M.’s Avatar Reid M.
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Arianna Rodriguez | Academic Advisor at CUNY Hello Reid, Great question! First starters you will need to take ...

what are the range of jobs for psychologists?

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Active Nov 09 '17 at 04:10 PM

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Posted by Curtis  S.’s Avatar Curtis S.
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Daniela Silva | Educational Writer- New Heights Educational Group Hi Curtis, Most graduates do not realize that there are many ...

If I start out as an undergraduate degree in education, how easy would it be for me to go to graduate school for sports psychology?

I would like to coach at the high school level. My plan is to get my undergraduate degree and start teaching/coaching. I want to go on and slowly work towards a career as a sports psychologist. Would I be starting over If I followed through with my undergraduate degree in education? #teacher...

#administrator #career #science #psychologist #college #career-counseling

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Active Nov 16 '17 at 03:16 AM

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Posted by Jacob H.’s Avatar Jacob H.
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William Wilcox | Psychologist and Life coach Jacob: Teaching and coaching are very similar. Being a psychologist is ...

If I am undecided about what career I want, would double majoring be a good idea?

The two majors I want are very different, communications, and psychology. I want to be a psychologist because it is more practical and it is almost guaranteed a job, but I also want to work at BuzzFeed because it is such an open place and I would have to be on top of my mental game all the...

#majors #major #psychology #double #double-major #communications #psychologist #undecided

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Active Aug 15 '17 at 12:52 PM

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Posted by Crystal R.’s Avatar Crystal R.
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Benjamin Larsen | Physician at Seeking Next Opportunity--New Career Position Crystal- What about taking introductory classes in both Psychology and Communications? ...

Working in the medical field

How does working with patients affect your personal lives? For a long time I wanted to be a psychiatric nurse but I can imagine it is hard to shut off emotional connection to patients in the work place. #doctor #psychology #nurse #psychologist...

#psychiatrist

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Active Dec 28 '17 at 03:51 PM

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Posted by Riley J.’s Avatar Riley J.
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Daniela Silva | Educational Writer- New Heights Educational Group Hi Riley, How do you deal with a patient and his ...

What are the advantages and disadvantages of becoming a psychologist?

I am considering majoring in psychology and I was wondering about the good and bad parts of becoming a psychologist. #college #psychology #psychologist...

#advantages

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:43 PM

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Posted by Katherine C.’s Avatar Katherine C.
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Mikio Bohler | CEO at Mikios Natural Body Scrub LLC See: http://mastersinpsychologyguide.com/specializations/clinical-psychology

How to overcome fearness and nervousness during a presentation?

I'm going to be in 10 grade this year. I will have a portfolio to present my projects in front of some students and teachers. But I get scared while presenting and sometimes forget what to say. Other hand, my English is not so well. #professor...

#psychologist

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:40 PM

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James Griffiths | Experienced Product & Marketing Director in IT Solutions ... Hi Sarmistha, While I cannot speak to the non native English ...

What careers are good that involve psychology?

I am mainly looking at going for counseling but I want to look more at the different careers that involve psychology. #counseling #clinical-psychology...

#psychologist

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:32 PM

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Posted by Michelle M.’s Avatar Michelle M.
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Gil Dominguez | Freelance writer Many careers involve psychology. If you plan to be a therapist ...

What is the best college preparation to do research on animal sentience?

I am planning to major in Psychology and wonder if this is the best major. #research #psychologist #animal...

#behaviorists

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Active Mar 06 '18 at 02:51 AM

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Posted by Roselynn H.’s Avatar Roselynn H.
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Julie Garcia, MSN, APRN, CNS, CCRP | Clinical Research Nurse You will want to get a bachelor’s degree in biology or ...

How do I go about finding internships in my college years pertaining to psychology?

I am very interested in psychology and the human brain and how we act and behave. I would like to start working with psychologists during my college years to get a feel of what it will be like for me. #psychology #clinical-psychology...

#psychologist

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Active Oct 03 '17 at 03:00 PM

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Posted by Lily  A.’s Avatar Lily A.
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Lilia Banh | Global Finance Rotational Program at SAP Hello Lily, This is great that you are thinking about getting ...

What does work as a psychiatrist entail?

I enrolled as a psychology major at Rutgers and am interested in pursuing a career as a psychiatrist but am unsure if this is the right choice for me. I am more interested in the science and research aspect of this field rather than the communication aspect. Should I look into another career...

#psychiatry #psychologist #psychology #psychiatrists

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:22 PM

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Posted by Tishina D.’s Avatar Tishina D.
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Scott D. Leonard, Psy.D. | Curriculum Specialist at NVCJTA Do not confuse psychiatrist and psychologist. One has a Ph.D. and ...

How long does it take me to reach my doctorate degree in psychology? Is it benefical for me to get a Psy. D in psychology or a Ph. D in psychology at the end? Should I double major biology and psychology in college to give myself an edge when applying t

I am going to attend stony brook university in the coming fall to major in psychology. My career aspiration is to become a psychologist or a psychiatrist so I can help people with mental disorders. I don't know whether or not if I should double major psychology and biology or chemistry in...

#psychiatry #psychologist #clinical

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:22 PM

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Posted by Jian sheng L.’s Avatar Jian sheng L.
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Emily Livermore | Doctoral Student in Clinical Psychology at PGSP-Stanford Psy.D. ... PsyD's typically take 5 years to complete (4 years school, 1 ...

what are some of the problems you faced when becoming a psychiatrist?

I am thinking about being a psychiatrist but am wondering if it will change the way I live my life drastically. #psychology #medical #psychiatry #lifestyle #psychologist...

#psychiatrist

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:14 PM

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Daniela Silva | Educational Writer- New Heights Educational Group Hi Jaleen, Dealing with people on a full-time basis who are ...

Is there any way to combine traveling with being a clinical psychologist ?

I am a senior that recently got accepted into Scripps College under Early Decision. I have a passion for traveling and learning languages, but I am also extremely interested in studying psychology and becoming a clinical psychologist. I am unsure if it is possible to combine traveling and...

#clinical-psychology #travel #clinical #psychologist #psychology

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:12 PM

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Posted by Megan L.’s Avatar Megan L.
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Dr. Ray Finn | Mental Health Care Professional Dear Megan. First of all congratulations on your acceptance to Scripps. ...

What are some careers that combine psychology and criminal law ?

I am currently a senior who has received acceptance to Wesleyan University through Early Decision. Ever since I was younger I always had an interest in studying criminal law; however, I have gained more interest in psychology. I do not want to completely abandon studying law, so I would...

#social-psychology #psychologist #criminal-justice

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:12 PM

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Posted by Latisha L.’s Avatar Latisha L.
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Francine Schwartz | Self employed Polygraph examiner,social security disability examiner, probation officer, secret service agent (usually ...

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