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Clinical Psychology Degree Program

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Clinical Psychology, which is one of the many branches of Psychology, focuses upon the treatment, diagnosis, and causes of mental disorders in individuals.

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Clinical Psychology Degree Program

  1. 1. www.helpingpsychology.com Clinical Psychology Degree Program
  2. 2. www.helpingpsychology.com A desire to work in the Psychology field is a noteworthy endeavor.
  3. 3. www.helpingpsychology.com Psychology is a helping profession, which means that the psychology practitioner reaches out towards others to help them in times of need.
  4. 4. www.helpingpsychology.com Because psychology is such a personally involved profession, it takes a very dedicated, mature, self-actualized individual to become a successful counselor.
  5. 5. www.helpingpsychology.com A Clinical Psychology degree prepares students to take on a variety of mental disorders, while also helping students to learn about themselves.
  6. 6. www.helpingpsychology.com If your career endeavors involve Psychology-related services, such as counseling, social work, or psychiatry, then you will need to obtain an advanced level of education in Psychology.
  7. 7. www.helpingpsychology.com In order to move forward in the industry, you must seriously consider pursuing a Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology.
  8. 8. www.helpingpsychology.com Often, students who begin a Clinical Psychology degree with the intention of becoming counselors learn enough about themselves to make wise career choices, choices which cannot be made with the limited Bachelor’s degree education.
  9. 9. www.helpingpsychology.com Clinical Psychology, which is one of the many branches of Psychology, focuses upon the treatment, diagnosis, and causes of mental disorders in individuals.
  10. 10. www.helpingpsychology.com The Clinical Psychology field handles issues such as narcolepsy, phobias, insomnia, dementia, bipolar disorder, and other severe mental conditions.
  11. 11. www.helpingpsychology.com Although there are a wide range of degree options in Clinical Psychology, most Master’s degree programs focus strongly upon ethical practices, treatment and diagnosis of mental disorders, theoretical treatment options, and a practicum or internship in the field.
  12. 12. www.helpingpsychology.com Course work could include areas such as patient ethics, research and experimental psychology ethics, treatment and diagnosis of psychological disorders, psychological statistics, research methods in psychology, and adolescent, child, and adult psychology.
  13. 13. www.helpingpsychology.com According to the latest career outlook statistics, as provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, it is estimated that within the next ten years, the need for skilled, qualified professionals in the Psychology field will experience an increase of 18-26%.
  14. 14. www.helpingpsychology.com The greatest areas of need are anticipated within the private sector, in private companies, in substance abuse centers, in hospitals, and in public schools.
  15. 15. www.argosy.edu Sponsored By Helping Psychology is brought to you by Argosy University.

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