Career Questions tagged School Psychology

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Skylar B. Apr 17, 2018 283 views

Is it best to go to graduate school in a city with a high demand for my particular career?

I am asking because I may have various options in the coming years when I begin to decide about graduate school. #graduate-school #graduate-programs #school-psychology...


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Skylar B. Apr 17, 2018 203 views

As a school psychologist, how likely is it that I would not only test the students, but work with them following a diagnosis?

I want to be a school psychologist, because it involves my three biggest passions: children, learning, and psychology. I ask this question because I have heard that in some instances, school psychologists that work in school systems are only able to administer tests, but are not able to provide...

#child-psychology #psychology-education #learning-and-development #psychology #school-psychology

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Vidal A. Sep 16, 2016 609 views

Which age group is the best to work with in the field of Psychology?

In the near future I'm going to be interested in working with a certain age group on the field of Psychology. I would like to know if it's better to work with toddlers/babies (Neonate-3 Years Old), children (4-11), teenagers (12-18), young adults (18-21), or adults (21+)? #psychology...

#child-psychology #counseling-psychology #school-psychology

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Briana P. May 16, 2016 648 views

What are some career routes in child psychology? What can I expect from that career on a day to day basis?

As a graduating high school senior, I will be attending a community college to complete my basic requirements to transfer to a four year university. Although i am a little shaky with choosing a major, one of my interests is child psychology. I feel that with my own experiences with personal...

#child-psychology #school-psychology #social-psychology #psychology

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Valeria O. May 21, 2016 853 views

How's a day in the life of a school counselor? What exactly do they do?

I am a Psychology major and I would love to work with bullied kids and help them overcome the pressure and struggle that is for them to go to school. I am not sure if working as a school counselor is the job that will let me have a better approach to this kids, that's why I would like to know...

#child-psychology #counselling #psychology #clinical-psychology #life-coach #school-psychology #educational-coaching

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Clarissa R. May 19, 2016 709 views
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Laura G. May 19, 2016 963 views

Can I become a psychologist/therapist in another foreign country?

I want to know if I can be or get a job as a psychologist/therapist in another foreign country. I would love to travel to another country to do what I like to do and help out others with their problems. I am mostly interested in Japan and Korea because I know there are teens who are going...

#school-psychology #languages #psychology #foreign

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Nora Y. May 18, 2016 1125 views

In which career in the psychology/therapy fields would ASL and foreign languages be most valued?

I speak 2 languages (including English) fluently and 3 more at varying degrees of functional fluency. One language I know that I think is particularly unique is American Sign Language, which I learned in school and at an academic summer camp. Now that I'm thinking about potential career choices...

#child-psychology #moral-psychology #social-psychology #psychology #school-psychology #language #languages #american-sign-language

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Kaedyn C. May 16, 2016 1652 views

I am pursuing a major in psychology this fall, what would be a wise minor to get along with a psychology major?

I understand that it is difficult to get a good career in psychology without at least master's degree (even doctorate, PhD, or PsyD). I want to make myself employable while I am in the progress of getting one of those higher degrees in psychology. I want to minor in something else, so I have...

#psychology #school-psychology #college-minor #counseling #clinical-psychology #psychiatry #mental-health #therapy

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Kaedyn C. May 16, 2016 866 views

I am majoring in psychology this fall; besides other psychology classes what courses should I enroll in to best prepare me for my future career in psychology?

I am doing everything in my power to create a successful future for myself, and I believe the classes you take in college can have a significant impact. Before I create my schedule, I want to know what kind of classes will help me improve, and create skills I need for my future career....

#college-major #psychology #sociology #school-psychology #career-counseling #counseling #clinical-psychology #mental-health

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Dorean A. May 13, 2016 895 views

What type of work would a person who has a Clinical Psychology Degree be doing?

I am interested in majoring in Psychology but I am not sure if I want to do Psychology, General or a more specific branch such a Growth and Development or Clinical #psychology #clinical-psychology #therapists #social-psychology #child-psychology #school-psychology...