How to Prepare for Graduate School in Psychology

How to Prepare for Graduate School in Psychology

♪♪ -If you’re thinking about a career in Psychology, eventually you’ll need to get a masters or doctoral degree to really practice in the field whether you plan on doing research, being a clinician, doing consulting, or some combination of all of the above. What we hope to do in this video is to give …

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Texas State Master of Arts in Psychological Research

Texas State Master of Arts in Psychological Research

The Masters of Arts program in Psychological Research at Texas State University is a two-year program designed to prepare graduates for careers and research in a wide variety of settings. The program has a strong empirical focus. Graduate students in Psychological Research learn skills relevant to the conduct of both basic and applied research. A …

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Johns Hopkins Bloomberg Public Health Student Stories || Gibbs (ScM ’17)

GIBBS NASIR: One of the great things about playing in the morning, when the sun is just coming up, is that I’m usually the only one in the court, and I’m shooting around. I’m not thinking about the basketball, I’m really thinking about trying to get my head clear. I have lived in a lot …

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Master’s Degree in School Counseling – James Madison University

Master’s Degree in School Counseling – James Madison University

So many of our students come into this program thinking of school counseling as their dream job, and they continue to feel that way and experience that as they step into their careers and continue to work throughout their careers. I really appreciate the experiential approach. I feel like when Ieave the school counseling program …

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Female Psychologists in Prisons  ▪︎  Part 2 of 4

Female Psychologists in Prisons ▪︎ Part 2 of 4

So I was assigned – as my first practicum – to work in a medium-security institution – state – where I… basically was immersed in the prison culture. It was probably one of the best experiences that I’ve had because I was so new, and this was like a new area for me, and I …

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Should I get a Ph.D. or Psy.D. in psychology?

Should I get a Ph.D. or Psy.D. in psychology?

Kevin Yabes askes “What are your thoughts on PhD versus PsyD and clinical versus counseling psychology. The first thing you need to ask yourself is do you even need a doctorate in psychology field? If the most important thing you want to do is psychotherapy then there are other paths available to you at the …

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Johns Hopkins Bloomberg Public Health Student Stories || Jasmine (MSPH ’18)

JASMINE WALKER: In my junior year of college, I finished my junior year, and that summer my brother passed away. He was shot and killed in Chicago, and it really propelled me, and he was one of my really big supporters to continue my education and do what I can do right now. My name …

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Identity and Mental Health Counseling

Identity and Mental Health Counseling

I probably started painting when I was like three or four years old, and the reason I paint, it’s always been an outlet for stress and a way to relax and sort of just kind of get grounded again, centered, and since I think so much about identity, it’s such a cool way to sort …

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How to become a mental health professional | Kati Morton

How to become a mental health professional | Kati Morton

– Hey everybody, today I want to talk to you about how you can possibly become a therapist. (piano music) So like I said, I want to talk to you today about how you can become a therapist. I hear from many of you all the time, Kati how do I become a therapist like …

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Still Face Experiment: Dr. Edward Tronick

Still Face Experiment: Dr. Edward Tronick

>>Babies this young are extremely responsive to the emotions and the reactivity and the social interaction that they get from the world around them. This is something that we started studying 30, 40 years ago when people didn’t think that infants could engage in social interaction. In the “still face” experiment, what the mother did …

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