Higher Education

Your Career in Psychology: Clinical and Counseling Psychology, 1st Edition

  • Tara L. Kuther Western Connecticut State University
  • ISBN-10: 0534174809  |  ISBN-13: 9780534174804
  • 96 Pages
  • © 2006 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $33.00



YOUR CAREER IN PSYCHOLOGY: CLINICAL AND COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY introduces students to the variety of forms that clinical or counseling psychology careers may take. Each chapter presents a career path, including an overview, advantages and disadvantages, and a profile of a psychologist who has chosen that path. This book is a wonderful starting point for exploring careers in clinical or counseling psychology.

Table of Contents

1. Introducing Clinical and Counseling Psychology.
2. Psychologists in Academia.
3. Practice Careers.
4. Careers in Public Health and Policy.
5. Psychologists in the Military.
6. Executive Coach.
7. Is a Career in Clinical or Counseling Psychology for You?

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Tara L. Kuther

Tara L. Kuther, Ph.D., studied developmental psychology at Fordham University. Dr. Kuther is Professor of Psychology at Western Connecticut State University, where she teaches courses in child, adolescent, and adult psychology. She is a Fellow of the Society for Teaching of Psychology, Division Two of the American Psychological Association, and is active in the Society for Research in Child Development and the Society for Research on Adolescence. Dr. Kuther is the author of over a dozen books in addition to THE PSYCHOLOGY MAJOR'S HANDBOOK.