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Psychology/Human & Community Services Careers

A degree in psychology or human and community services can be a launch-pad for careers such as:

  • Educational, vocational and school counseling
  • Substance abuse and behavioral disorder counseling
  • Rehabilitation counseling
  • Marriage and family therapy
  • Social work
  • Psychotherapy
  • Sports psychology
  • Industrial/organizational psychologist
  • Case management
  • Criminal justice and corrections
  • Mental health services
  • Gerontology
  • Child welfare
  • Crisis work
  • Physical health and wellness
  • Mental health advocacy
  • Development/fundraising
  • Community relations
  • Research
  • Teaching
  • Human resources

Different types of employers:

  • Local government agencies such as county departments of social services, child protective services
  • Victim services agencies
  • Adoption agencies
  • Foster care organizations
  • Hospitals and health care providers
  • State government departments of mental health, human services, and justice
  • Veterans Administration hospitals
  • US Department of Health and Human Services
  • Correctional facilities
  • Senior citizens' centers
  • Drug and alcohol rehabilitation centers
  • Private psychology practices
  • Employee assistance programs
  • College and university counseling centers
  • Schools
  • Police departments
  • Court systems
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  • YouTube
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
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