Psychology Careers, Fields and Schools
Psychology, counseling, therapy and social work. Explore
the world of psychology and learn how fundamental
concepts explaining human behavior and emotions are
reshaping the way we live our lives.
The World of Neuropsychology
Explore the field of neuropsychology and the wide variety of interesting
concepts you can study if you decide to enter this field...
Mental Health Concepts
Whether one finds contentment with life through a satisfying job,
yoga classes, exercise or through the aid of a mental health professional,
we all have needs that must be met in order to experience happiness
in our lives.
As our world becomes more complex, the need for more information
about the process of stress relief or anxiety mitigation becomes
much more important. Mental health counselors, therapists and
psychologists are continuously developing and refining methods
of treatment and options to help individuals live better lives.
Learn more about various mental health topics here.
Substance Abuse, Dependency & Addictions
Prevention programs, treatment methods, counseling options and education programs - explore substance abuse, dependency, and addiction counseling...
Gerontology - A field growing rapidly with age...
As we grow into old age, our bodies and minds undergo many changes.
With the help of gerontology professionals, many ill effects of aging
can be mollified.
Depression - A silent, indiscriminate killer...
Depression is something each and every one of us face at certain points in
our lives. However, some individuals suffer at the hands of depression
worse than others. For those individuals, education is the greatest weapon.
Teenagers - Issues, articles and advice...
Being a teenager has always been tough. Limited coping mechanisms, dealing with peer pressure and the overall stress of teenage life can wreak havoc on the teenage mind and body.
Creativity - in business, in art and our minds...Creativity has been the cornerstone of America's economy. In difficult financial times it's no wonder why we are seeking to encourage creativity in current and future generations...
Find schools in your area offering Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's and PhD or PsyD programs in psychology and related fields. Education is the toolbox for professionals in any psychology related field.
Temple Grandin’s first boss called her into his office and ordered her to the lunchroom to apologize to a coworker, a welder named Whitey. Forty years later, Grandin, one of Time magazine’s 100 most influential people in the world, said that she can’t thank that boss enough.
She had insulted Whitey by telling him that his welding skills were equivalent to something along the lines of “chicken doo doo.”
Of course, with the first black president in office, we surely have abolished racial profiling in the criminal justice system and bigotry across the nation... right?
Well, not really... actually, not even close. Read about the recent, highly exposed, racial profiling case and what social psychology professionals are doing to help advance our country in this area.
The power of media is booming and the effects of an exponential growth of exposure to various forms of media is currently in the midst of major debate.
From advertising organizations to public service operations, media psychology professionals are at the forefront of a fascinating phenomena while also experiencing increasing demand for their expertise. From a career perspective, media psychology professionals are simply living the dream!
Find out what experts are saying about treatment, methodologies, and current trends related to some of the most common and controversial issues in psychology today...
Explore fields available to those entering the world of psychology...
- Cognitive Psychology
- Disability Services
- Domestic Violence Services
- Educational Psychology
- Forensic Psychology
- Health Psychology
- Industrial and Organizational Psychology
- Media Psychology
- Social Psychology
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