Define Psychological HealthApril 28, 2017 – 05:54 pm

Define Psychological Health

My previous post, The Changing Face of Psychological Health,provoked a number of comments about serious mental illness. That was understandable, especially in the light of the Tucson shootings. But they also missed the point of my post: That we lack a clear, relevant description of what psychological health is, in today s world; and, how you can build it. So in this post I describe more about what a psychologically healthy life looks like, today…

Health Psychology BrannonApril 19, 2017 – 05:18 pm

Health Psychology Brannon

Linda Brannon received her Ph.D. in human experimental psychology from the University of Texas at Austin. Dr. Brannon and co-author Jess Feist are both professors in the department of Psychology at McNeese State University in Lake Charles, Louisiana, where they have been teaching since receiving their doctorates. After becoming interested in the emerging field of health psychology, Brannon and Feist co-authored the first edition of this text in the…

Where do Industrial Organizational Psychologists Work?April 7, 2017 – 05:12 pm

Where do Industrial Organizational Psychologists Work?

Find your compatibility Would you make a good industrial organizational psychologist? Sokanu s free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions! Industrial organizational psychology involves several different key roles. These include: Identifying how attitudes and behaviours can be improved in the workplace Ensuring that workplace moral remains high during periods of change Observing the efficacy of training programs…

Scientific Psychology DefinitionMarch 29, 2017 – 05:11 pm

Scientific Psychology Definition

The scientific method is a systematic, step-by-step procedure psychologists use when conducting research. By following these specific steps, psychologists seek cause and effect relationships which means that they can be certain (at least have a high level of confidence) that one variable causes an effect on another variable and that the results of the study are caused by the variable being studied and not some other, outside (extraneous) variables…

Jobs that require a Degree in PsychologyMarch 14, 2017 – 05:04 pm

Jobs that require a Degree in Psychology

If you are embarking on a psychology career, it is imperative that you do not wait for graduation to begin devising an employment strategy. In the late 1980’s there was a saying on college campuses everywhere: “Bachelor’s Degrees are a dime a dozen.” While that is not necessarily a balanced perspective nor is it true, it is indicative of a situational perception that has continued to evolve over the years. Students graduating with Bachelor’s Degrees…

Health Psychology AssociatesFebruary 21, 2017 – 04:45 pm

Health Psychology Associates

At Health Psychology Associates (HPA) we have formed an alliance of independent psychologists to provide the best and most current therapeutic interventions for our patients, based on their individual needs. We offer an extensive range of services, including psychotherapy for individuals, couples, families and groups, and nutritional counseling for people of all ages. We also offer psychological testing and psychiatric evaluation related to a wide…

Community Health Degree SalaryJanuary 19, 2017 – 04:08 pm

Community Health Degree Salary

Being a community health major can qualify you for a variety of careers. Read on to learn about educational programs, job options, professional certifications and earning potential in the field of community health. Schools offering . As a community health major, you ll work toward a Bachelor of Science in Community Health. Some schools require that you choose a specialized area of study, like health promotion and disease prevention or environmental…