Career Questions tagged Psychology

Psychology is the study of how the mind works and the behaviors connected to it. Some of the most popular careers as a psychologist are clinical, organizational, and counseling. For...

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Thumelo D. Jan 18 30 views

Which ones are the best industries for industrial psychology internships.

I am a hard working individual ,who likes to try new things without the fear of failure.l am someone who will do something a number of times till l get it right.i am very creative and outspoken....

#psychology

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Ray K. Dec 25, 2019 54 views

How stable is a job in research psychology?

Meaning, is it like an art career where I am no longer employed after a project ends? If it matters, I am most interested in pursuing a career in the developmental and abnormal fields. #psychology...

#research

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Bethany R. Dec 18, 2019 123 views

How do I decide what major I should pick?

I am a third culture kid who has lived all over the place. I really love people and working with children , especially kids who come from rougher situations. I was looking into going in as a #psychology major but then I wanted to study more of the medicine aspect. But then I realized I love...

#news #medicine #college #college-major

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Ray K. Dec 12, 2019 68 views

What are your favorite resources to read about psychology research?

Not quite a college or career question, but this seems like an appropriate place to converse :). I like Psychology Today, Google Scholar, The Epoch Times, and Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. I'm having trouble finding social media accounts that post...

#psychology #research-psychology #magazine

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Angelina T. Dec 11, 2019 42 views

How do you take care of yourself when dealing with other people's problems?

I am an 8th grade student researching careers and this question will be posted for all students to see....

#psychology

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Samantha S. Dec 11, 2019 36 views

What field of psychology would be best for me?

I am a second year college student majoring in psychology with a minor in criminal justice. I am unsure of where I want to go with my career. I am interested in mental disorders and the affects they have on the brain. As well as figuring out why criminals commit crime. If you have any advise on...

#psychology #criminal-justice

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Maddie S. Dec 10, 2019 72 views

How hard is it to live off of just your art?

#art #artist #psychology #fine-art #college I'm a hobbiest when it comes to art. I consider it a hobby, but would really like if I could go somewhere professionally with it. I've drawn and created my whole life, but have always been way too scared to admit that I wanted to become an artist,...

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Christina L. Dec 10, 2019 38 views
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Vera L. Dec 09, 2019 63 views

What does an industry/organizational psychologist do in a typical day?

I am interested in IO psychology, but here's what's holding me back: I don't know if I'll have a steady job at a place like Google or Microsoft, or if I'll have to keep going from place to place every month or so for new gigs. #psychology #business #clinical-psychology #psychology...

#io #organizationalpsychology #industrypsychology

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Rachel A. Dec 03, 2019 119 views

Career advice for directionless psychology graduate

I recently graduated with a bachelor's degree in #psychology and I am looking for a #career-path that will be fulfilling, suit my interests, and not require more than a #master's degree. I'm an introvert, but I am interested in helping/understanding others. I enjoy puzzles, learning,...

#marketing #healthcare #genetic-counseling #nursing #school-counseling #hr

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brenda K. Nov 29, 2019 47 views

What is the typical day for a forensic psychologist? What exactly do they do?

I am graduating college in 2020 and am still confused on what exactly I should do. I have been interested in forensic psychology for years but am confused on exactly what to expect if I were to choose this career path. I am between becoming a forensic psychologist or a therapist. I also have...

#psychology #forensic #college-major #psychotherapy

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Aimee M. Nov 22, 2019 83 views

Is it possible to balance a full time job, full school course load, being a single mom, and maintaining a socail life?

I am naturally a very ambitious person and plan on taking a full course load, continue working my full-time job, and parenting my daughter as a single parent. Is this massively ambitious, or do-able to some degree? I currently work with the IDD community and am looking to become a behavior...

#singlemom #job #scholarship #college #psychology

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Aimee M. Nov 22, 2019 42 views

What benefits are there to becoming a Behavior Specialist?

I am a single mom and want to return to school for the first time since graduating high school in 2005. I want to become a behavior specialist specializing in autism. #school #college #psychology #student...

#autism

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Betty G. Nov 20, 2019 33 views
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Diana G. Nov 19, 2019 38 views

What would you recommend I do at this point to get into the educational/psychology field?

I am currently taking a class in where I work with children and learn about them psychologically as well for adults. #psychology #counselor #career...

#college