Careers SportsJune 27, 2019 – 09:20 am

Careers Sports

It is the dream of most sports fans to hit the major leagues one day, or to hear their name called at the NBA draft. For most of us, however, this is only a dream. Luckily, our love for sports does not fade away once we realize just how narrow the playing field is for those who make their careers as professional athletes. It is also lucky that today there are more ways than ever before to incorporate your love for sports into your day-to-day job…

Jobs with a Psych DegreeMay 28, 2019 – 09:12 am

Jobs with a Psych Degree

While those with an undergraduate degree in psychology do not have all of the job options available as those master s or doctorate in psychology, there are many entry-level jobs for college graduates with a bachelor s degree. These career options might initially appear to have little to do with the field of psychology. However, an undergraduate education in psychology helps students develop skills that are important in a variety of careers. Typical…

Abnormal Psychology CareersMay 4, 2019 – 08:59 am

Abnormal Psychology Careers

Practitioners of abnormal psychology specialize in helping people with psychological disorders and atypical behaviors. Hemera Images Abnormal psychology involves the study of unusual or atypical emotions, social interactions and behaviors. Clinical psychology is the branch of psychology that involves the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of these abnormalities. You might also consider a career in research or teaching. A career in the field of abnormal…

Premier Sports PsychologyApril 22, 2019 – 08:56 am

Premier Sports Psychology

Premier Sport Psychology provides mental skills training and psychological counseling to athletes and performers of all ages and levels. We work with Olympic, professional, collegiate, high school and amateur athletes, as well as provide the mental health/sport psychology services to the University of Minnesota student-athletes. Common issues include performance anxiety, mental blocks, confidence, focus, injury recovery, mental preparation for competition…

Entry Level Jobs PsychologyApril 10, 2019 – 08:50 am

Entry Level Jobs Psychology

Are you interested in starting your career with entry-level jobs in psychology? Most likely, when most people consider psychology jobs, they think of actual psychologists. The term “psychologist, ” however, is a broad one, since psychologists work in many different ways and in many different environments. In general, psychologists are responsible for studying the behavior and related mental processes of humans and applying that study to perform research…

Sports Fan PsychologyJanuary 22, 2019 – 08:22 am

Sports Fan Psychology

This magical football season has been over for two weeks now. The wild celebrations in the streets have ceased, the manic displays of joy on parade day are over. Yet Seahawks fans, I sense, are still clinging to the warm memories, unwilling or perhaps even unable to let go of the euphoria. Seems like the perfect time to take a look at what in the name of Big Lo is going on here. Surely, whatever phenomena is at work to get men and women, young and…

Sports Psychology Education RequirementsDecember 27, 2018 – 08:24 pm

Sports Psychology Education Requirements

Sports psychology is a combination of several disciplines within psychology and sports science. Aspiring graduates can take various pathways in their education as well as in their career. Employment opportunities in sports psychology may involve counseling/therapy, teaching, coaching, research, and others. While a bachelor s degree in sports psychology (or a double major in psychology and a sports-related subject) may open some employment opportunities…