Insider's Guide to Graduate Programs in Clinical and Counseling Psychology: 1998/1999 Edition

Insider's Guide to Graduate Programs in Clinical and Counseling Psychology: 1998/1999 Edition

by Michael A. Sayette, Tracy J. Mayne, John C. Norcross
     
 
Thanks to booksellers, sales have doubled over the last two editions. Newly updated, this perennial bestseller continues to offer the most current, pertinent information on accredited doctoral programs in clinical and counseling psychology throughout the United States and Canada. Entries on over 250 of these programs provide valuable information on admissions criteria

Overview

Thanks to booksellers, sales have doubled over the last two editions. Newly updated, this perennial bestseller continues to offer the most current, pertinent information on accredited doctoral programs in clinical and counseling psychology throughout the United States and Canada. Entries on over 250 of these programs provide valuable information on admissions criteria, application odds, research areas, specialty, clinics, and more. The 1998/1999 edition also profiles several newly accredited programs, features enhanced coverage of financial aid and minority concerns, and includes listings of useful websites as well as e-mail addresses for most programs.

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Preliminary discussion concerns such topics as preparation for graduate school, the application process, and methods for selecting a school. The bulk of the text is devoted to reports on individual graduate psychology programs in the areas of clinical, counseling, and professional-scientific. Reports provide data on the orientations of the faculty, course and GRE requirements, financial aid, clinical opportunities, and related topics. Appendices list programs according to research areas, specialty clinics, and practicum sites. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781572302747
Publisher:
Guilford Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
01/16/1998
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
321
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

Meet the Author

Michael A. Sayette, PhD, is Associate Professor of Psychology at the University of Pittsburgh, with a joint appointment as Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He received his doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Rutgers University and completed his internship at the Brown University School of Medicine. He has researched and published primarily in the area of substance abuse, and has presented seminars on applying to graduate school at several universities.

Tracy J. Mayne, PhD, received his doctorate in Clinical Psychology as an Honors Fellow at Rutgers University and completed his internship and postdoctoral fellowship at the University of California at San Francisco Medical School and the Center for AIDS Prevention Studies. He is currently an adjunct assistant professor at New York University and a principal investigator at Gay Men's Health Crisis, where he is studying isses of medical adherence and disease prevention in people living with HIV. He has published numerous articles and chapters in the area of health psychology and emotion.

John C. Norcross, PhD, received his doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the University of Rhode Island and completed his internship at the Brown University School of Medicine. Professor and former Chair of Psychology at the University of Scranton, he maintains an independent clinical psychology practice, is a coeditor of the American Psychological Association's Psychotherapy Videotape Series, and has authored or edited 10 books. Dr. Norcorss has conducted workshops and resaerch on graduate study in psychology for many years.

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