Sports Psychologist Los AngelesMarch 7, 2016 – 05:29 pm

Sports Psychologist Los Angeles

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Medical Psychologist SalaryMarch 6, 2016 – 05:22 pm

Medical Psychologist Salary

Medical psychology is a new and rapidly growing field in health care. Medical psychologists are experts in the biomedical basis of behavior. Medical psychologists undergo specialized medical training that allows them to prescribe medication and treat both the physical and psychological symptoms of illnesses. Medical Psychology Degrees Medical psychologists must have a doctorate degree in medical psychology or clinical psychology with additional education…

Graduate Programs in Sports PsychologyMarch 4, 2016 – 05:11 pm

Graduate Programs in Sports Psychology

Edited by AASP members Kevin L. Burke, Michael L. Sachs and Sherry L. Schweighardt, the 11th Edition of the Directory of Graduate Programs in Applied Sport Psychology offers a wealth of information on nearly 100 masters and doctoral degree programs worldwide, including: Program descriptions detailing research and applied emphasis Degrees offered Student to faculty ratio Internship/externship/practica opportunities Online/distance learning Preparation…

Find a Sports PsychologistMarch 3, 2016 – 05:09 pm

Find a Sports Psychologist

Youth sports are fertile ground for exploration, not only because of the 40 million kids who participate each year, but also in light of the alarming number who choose not to stick with it. Read More As millions of people watched the Olympic Games this winter, many wondered how these athletes compete at such a high level. How did these men and women become – and remain – such elite competitors? Read More Self-help books continue to proliferate on…

Mental toughness in SportsMarch 1, 2016 – 04:54 pm

Mental toughness in Sports

Is your head preventing you from becoming a winner? Do you suffer from slumps, choking, psych-outs, runaway emotions, negativity or a lack of confidence? Do you perform better in practice than at “crunch time” when it counts the most? Do you consistently underachieve in your performance arena? NOW YOU CAN LEARN HOW TO DEVELOP THE MIND OF A CHAMPION Here’s how… Most performance problems that athletes and other performers struggle with are not a result…

Child Psychologist Career InformationFebruary 20, 2016 – 03:08 pm

Child Psychologist Career Information

Child psychology involves treating children with a spectrum of issues and disorders. Child psychology professionals might administer tests or conduct research in psychology or child development. They also might engage in individual or group sessions with children. Child psychologists must have a doctoral degree and a license to engage in clinical practice. Some school psychologists can practice with a specialist or master s degree and certification…

Sports Psychology SalaryFebruary 1, 2016 – 12:07 pm

Sports Psychology Salary

Graduates with a Master s degree in Sports Psychology can expect to make a good living in this discipline. There are many different types of jobs & careers that a sports psychologist could perform, combining elements of clinical psychology, counseling psychology, athletic research, and motivational speaking. They help athletes improve their performance, while studying the relationship between mental and physical health and how it affects human…