FC: Is it right for you?..... | Psychology
1: Psychology is the scientific study of human behavior and mental processes. | Scientists want to observe, describe, explain, predict and control the event they study. | Where psychologists observe and describe behavior and mental processes to better understand them. | There are many different fields of psychology... which one will you choose? | The symbol for psychology!
2: Clinical Counseling School Educational Developmental Personality Social Experimental Human Factors Community Forensic Health Rehabilitation Cross-Cultural Industrial and Organizational | There is a study of psychology for everyone each depending who and how you want to help people. Each field deals with different people and problems. | Fields of Psychology! | Which one will you choose?
3: Each field of psychology is different. Each psychologist deals with different patients and each have methods how do deal with them and help patients through things. | There are some psychologists that are only interested in research. They investigate the factors that give rise to behaviors that explain certain mental processes. Other psychologists consult, which means they apply psychological knowledge in the form of therapy to help people change there behavior so they can meet their own goals. | Now would you rather if you decided to make a career of psychology, stick with research or therapy? which one is right for you?
4: Some psychologists even teach to help share their knowledge through classrooms and workshops. | There are many different fields of psychology, different ways to practice, many ways to help people, or help people understand psychology. | Or would you rather share your knowledge and teach psychology? Rather then just research or with therapy ?
5: Did you know that William James wrote the first psychology book? "The Principles of Psychology" | To have a career in psychology, you need to be able to talk to people, understand them, patience to learn, be interested in learning about behavior and mental processes. I also think that you have to have a strong heart to help people who have been through things that you would never want someone to go through. You have to want to help people, want to research about new studies just like anything you put your mind to, its going to be hard, but it will pay off in the end when you get to help people, help find a new method. To give someone the hope they need to get better. Maybe you will be the next William James and write a book. So is Psychology right for you ?.....