Jobs that have to do with PsychologyMarch 2, 2016 – 04:56 pm

Jobs that have to do with Psychology

Within the field of life sciences and medicine is the study of psychology. Psychology in its broadest terms is the study of the human mind and human behavior, offering the chance to explore unanswered questions about the brain, such as how it functions under stress, how it learns language, how it remembers facts or how mental illness can affect the way it works. Those pursuing research in this area have the chance to help further scientific understandings…

Clinical Psychology Research AssistantFebruary 25, 2016 – 03:24 pm

Clinical Psychology Research Assistant

Dr. Lauren Cattaneo s Lab for Social Justice Research focuses on the relevance of psychology for addressing pressing social issues. Current projects center in two areas. First, Dr. Cattaneo and her students study the ways that survivors of intimate partner violence interact with the systems that are designed to help them, with a particular focus on the justice system and the key construct of empowerment. Second, the lab integrates teaching and research…

Research on PsychologyFebruary 2, 2016 – 12:07 pm

Research on Psychology

Research Psychology is not itself a field or job, but a category of exciting research opportunities within psychology. Virtually every branch of psychology, from clinical to developmental to experimental, conducts research on the topics of interest to it. A social psychologist might attempt to understand the formation of attitudes or social processes. An experimental psychologist might try to fathom the mysteries of the human mind or study the behaviors…

Yale University Jobs PostingsJanuary 28, 2016 – 11:40 am

Yale University Jobs Postings

Yale University provides a dynamic and engaging environment for more than 9, employees whose work matters because it helps to build a better world and a stronger community. As a continuously expanding institution, we are always seeking to recruit talented individuals who want to excel in one of our exciting, new career opportunities. If you want to be inspired by your career and rewarded for your accomplishments, come to work at Yale University…

Social Psychology StudiesJanuary 18, 2016 – 10:16 am

Social Psychology Studies

The ‘halo effect’ is a classic social psychology experiment. It is the idea that global evaluations about a person (e.g. she is likeable) bleed over into judgements about their specific traits (e.g. she is intelligent). Hollywood stars demonstrate the halo effect perfectly. Because they are often attractive and likeable we naturally assume they are also intelligent, friendly, display good judgement and so on. The ground-breaking social psychological…

Fitness MotivationJanuary 16, 2016 – 10:01 am

Fitness Motivation

Sometimes, you need a little extra inspiration to get motivated. Fortunately, these 8 websites feel your pain. Beyond inspirational stories and motivating tools, these sites each have special insights, points of view, or sharing features that help you follow through on an I m going to do it impulse. Hire a life coach if you want, or use these sites to get (and keep) the change ball rolling. 1. The Happiness Project What is it? The Happiness Project…

Clinical Psychology Research TopicsJanuary 3, 2016 – 07:29 am

Clinical Psychology Research Topics

Clinical psychology is one of the most popular subfields within psychology. With such a large topic to cover, figuring out a specific subject for a research paper, presentation, or experiment can be tricky. Here are just a few ideas that you might want to explore: Compare and contrast two different types of therapy. When is each type best used? Are there any disorders that are best treated with one of these particular forms of therapy? What are the…