Psychology Careers

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Expert psychology professionals speak about their career paths. If you are considering Psychology as a career, check out what our experts have to say regarding their careers.

  • The Mind-Boosting Effects of Exercise: How 30 Minutes Can Improve Your Mental Health
    Exercise has been described as “free medicine” for a reason: it helps you maintain a healthy body weight, can reduce your risk of certain chronic diseases, and keeps your heart healthy. What many people don’t realize is that the benefits of exercise extend far beyond your physical health. Exercise is...
  • Why Virtual Reality Is Set to Transform Mental Health Treatment
    Although you may associate virtual reality only with video games, this innovative technology has a variety of other applications. In fact, researchers are looking at virtual reality technology in connections with the treatment of mental health problems. VR technology may transform the manner in which psychiatric problems are treated. The...
  • What Is Depression And How Can We Help?
    Some people don’t believe depression is a real medical illness, saying it’s “all in your head.” And in a way, they’re correct. Depression is all in the head because it’s caused by changes in the brain’s chemistry. It’s a serious illness and should be treated with care. To dismiss depression...
  • Ten Things I Wish I Knew Before Becoming a Psychologist
    A psychologist’s job is a lot different from how it appears on TV. Listening to and diagnosing people’s problems or appearing as an expert witness in high-profile court cases may sound glamorous, but it’s not. As a psychologist, 99.9 percent of your daily responsibilities have nothing to do with appearing...
  • The Ten Worst Habits for Your Mental Health
    Bad habits may be sucking the joy right out of your life. You probably already know that bad habits can make you sick. Eating cheesy sausage eggs each morning and pizza every night will drive up your cholesterol, increase your waistline, and might even give you heart disease. Just as...

Meet The Experts

  • Neeru Bakshi, MD


    Dr. Neeru Bakshi is an expert in the field of adult, as well as adolescent psychiatry and is currently the...
  • Dr. Thomas Boyce

    Industrial Organizational Psychologist

    Dr. Thomas Boyce is President and Senior Consultant at the Center for Behavioral Safety, LLC., in San Carlos,...
  • Dawnn Karen, MA

    Fashion Psychologist

    Dawnn Karen, MA, recently made history in two ways. She is the youngest professor to ever educate at the prestigious...
  • Dr. Joanne Broder Sumerson

    Media Psychologist

    When speaking about the influence of technology and media on society, we tend to look at the positive effects and...
  • Dr. Zane Zheng


    Zane Zheng, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Psychology; Faculty Fellow at Fuss Center for Research on Aging, Lasell College. His...

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