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APUS Program & School Guides relevant to students in the Psychology program.
- Human Development and Family Studies Program Guide
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A resource list of library information guides of use to students in the Psychology program.
A list of all APUS Library Subject Guides is available at this link.
VIDEO: Creative Careers in Psychology
Rather than following a predictable career path, many future psychologists will have to find their own way. How can graduate students prepare for this uncertain but exciting future?
In this video, Steven Walfish, PhD, offers his tips for being creative with a career in psychology.
Published by The APA Video on March 25, 2013 | Runtime: 3:36 min.
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Published: December 30, 2011
Author: Prudence Cendoma, M.L.I.S.
Last Revised: April 29, 2013
Revised By: Judith Jablonski
Welcome to the PSYC102
Professional Careers and Education in Psychology
This Course Guide provides links to APUS library subscriptions related to your course, as well as links to freely available online study tools. Use the tabs above to navigate to article databases, journals and books, as well as high-quality open web content.
Don't forget that you can also find general resources on the Psychology Program Guide.
If you would like additional help with your research projects or with learning how to use library resources
Psychology Library Guides
This is a master list of Course Guides for the APUS Psychology Program.
It is updated each time a new guide is published.
If you do not see a guide listed for your course, then please use the Psychology Program Guide until a Course Guide is developed. The Program Guide is broader in scope than a Course Guide, but it includes many authoritative resources to help to get you started.
VIDEO: Introduction: What is Psychology?
In this episode, Dr. Norman B. Anderson, CEO of the American Psychological Association, defines psychology as the study of the mind and behavior and explains how psychology affects all aspects of the human experience.
This episode is the first in a series published by the APA called This is Psychology. To view the rest of the videos in this series, click on this link.
Published on Sep 21, 2012. | Runtime: 2:25 min.
Closed Captioning provided. After starting video, click on in bottom border of viewing screen.
Video: A Passion for Psychology
In this video, several members of the American Psychological Association talk about why they became psychologists, what they enjoy about psychology, and the benefits of belonging to the APA.
Published on Mar 14, 2012. | Runtime: 8:41 min.
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What Do Psychologists Do?
Psychologists work in a wide range of specialist areas. This list of non-APUS links is a brief sampling of professional job types. Other career information can be foundin the Career Resources box on this page.
From the American Psychological Association
- What Do Practicing Psychologists Do?
- What Do Sports Psychologists Do?
- For a more extensive listing, click here (a list of psychology subfields begins on page 2).
From the Careers in Psychology website.
- Child Psychologist
- Developmental Psychologist
- Forensic Psychologist
- Sports Psychologist
- For more from this site, click here.