Careers in Psychology: Opportunities in a Changing World / Edition 4

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Overview

Are you considering a degree in psychology? CAREERS IN PSYCHOLOGY gives you exposure to careers in each of the areas of psychology and prompts you to explore whether or not a major and career in psychology is a good fit for you. Salary and career information, advice on getting a job after graduation, and information on applying to graduate school in psychology help you make decisions about the career that is right for you. CAREERS IN PSYCHOLOGY is a must read for anyone majoring in psychology or considering the degree.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781133049678
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 2/11/2012
  • Series: PSY 477 Preparation for Careers in Psychology Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 4
  • Pages: 240
  • Sales rank: 92,181
  • Product dimensions: 6.30 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Dr. Tara L. Kuther received her Ph.D. from Fordham University in developmental psychology and is currently an Associate Professor of Psychology at Western Connecticut State University, where she teaches courses in child, adolescent, and adult psychology. She is an active member of the Society for Teaching of Psychology, Division Two of the American Psychological Association, and the Council for Undergraduate Research. Dr. Kuther is the author of several books in addition to CAREERS IN PSYCHOLOGY.

Dr. Robert D. Morgan received his Ph.D. from Oklahoma State University in counseling psychology after completing his predoctoral internship at the Federal Correctional Institution in Petersburg, Virginia. He also completed a postdoctoral fellowship in forensic psychology in the department of psychiatry at the University of Missouri-Kansas City and the Missouri Department of Mental Health. Dr. Morgan is currently the Co-Associate Chair of Psychology and Assistant Professor in the Counseling Division at Texas Tech University.

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Table of Contents

1. Choosing a Major and Career. 2. Careers for Students with Interests in Counseling and Clinical Psychology. 3. Careers for Students with Interests in School Psychology. 4. Careers for Students with Interests in Legal and Forensic Psychology. 5. Careers for Students with Interests in Health Psychology. 6. Careers for Students with Interests in Sport Psychology. 7. Careers for Students with Interests in Biopsychology, Cognitive Neuropsychology, and Clinical Neuropsychology. 8. Careers for Students with Interests in Industrial, Organizational, and Human Factors Psychology. 9. Careers for Students with Interests in Experimental, Cognitive, and Quantitative Psychology, and Psychometrics. 10. Careers for Students with Interests in Social and Consumer Psychology. 11. Careers for Students with Interests in Developmental Psychology. 12. Getting a Job after Graduation. 13. Graduate-level Careers in Psychology. 14. Getting into Graduate School in Psychology.

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