Psychological Science

 

Significant Points:

Sample Occupations:

Skills Required:

Popular Industries:

Social/Human Service: Non-profit Agencies, Medical/Health Organizations, Federal/State/Local Government Agencies, Corrections and Rehabilitation (Federal, State, Local) Insurance Companies, Religious Organizations, Retirement Homes/Communities

Human Resources

Residential Care: Retirement communities, community mental health providers, state mental health providers, substance abuse treatment programs, short-term youth shelters, schools for students with special education needs

Therapy: Medical institutions, schools, psychiatric facilities, private rehabilitation centers, residential care facilities, public and private mental health providers, nonprofit providers, correctional facilities.

Professional Organizations:

American Psychological Association

Association for Psychological Science

Social Psychology Network

National Science Foundation, REU program

National Institute for Mental Health

Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition

Psi Chi (International Honor Society in Psychology) Awards and Grants (some for summer research)

Department:

Psychological Science Department

Resources:

Psychology Careers in 21st Century

AllPsychologyCareers.com

New England Source for Non Profit Jobs

Clinical Interests

Social Service Jobs

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