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I’m an Entrepreneur-Do I Really Need to Attend Business School?

I’m an Entrepreneur-Do I Really Need to Attend Business School?

What is Organizational Psychology, and Why is it Growing so Rapidly in the United States?

What is Organizational Psychology, and Why is it Growing so Rapidly in the United States?

Considering a Career in Special Education—Reasons, Rewards, and Challenges

Considering a Career in Special Education—Reasons, Rewards, and Challenges

Transgender Policy: Commentary

Transgender Policy: Commentary

Fresno Clinical Psychology PhD Program Given Highest Level of Re-Accreditation by APA

Fresno Clinical Psychology PhD Program Given Highest Level of Re-Accreditation by APA

November 20

CSPP San Francisco Highlights

Our CSPP San Francisco students and alumni continue to impact their industries and communities—check out some recent highlights! APA CONVENTION CSPP San Francisco was in full force at this year’s APA Conference with over 40 presentations from students and alumni, such as: Graham Danzer Depressive Symptoms and Medication Non-Adherence for Inpatients with Psychotic Spectrum Disorders African Americans’ Historical Trauma and Its Manifestations in Psychotherapy with […]

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November 15

How We Deal With PTSD in Our Veterans

While we are well removed from this year’s Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Awareness Day—celebrated on every June 27th since 2010—this does not mean that we can ignore the effects of this illness on both those who suffer from it and the society that is tasked with helping them in their recovery. And even though we are now past Veterans Day, it does not mean the […]

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November 15

Why Is Counseling Important in Schools?

They used to be called “guidance counselors” and they were often portrayed as overly nice people who invited trouble-making students to have awkward conversations that they dreaded. My high-school guidance counselor was also our hockey coach, and he only worked as a counselor because our school didn’t allow people to just be coaches. The two state championships that team went to, and the one that […]

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November 15

Psychological Assessments Explained

Mental health is a process. Diagnosis, therapy sessions, medication, internal confrontation, growth, change—these are all broad explanations of the commonly thought of steps that a person in the mental health process can, and very well might go through during their path of recovery. However, one item missing from that list is testing and assessment. In many ways, psychological assessments are like more standard medical tests. […]

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November 15

Are Freud and Psychoanalysis Still Relevant?

Sigmund Freud, 80 years after his death, is still, arguably, the most well-known name in psychoanalysis in the world. Considered the father of modern psychology, his theories and ideas on the connections that exist between the conscious mind, the subconscious mind, the body, and the world around us are still as widely known as they were when he first espoused them at the turn of […]

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October 31

I’m an Entrepreneur-Do I Really Need to Attend Business School?

Entrepreneurship is pretty straightforward, right? You come up with an awesome idea, locate some investors, and—after some behind-the-scenes sweat equity—become an inspiration to others as you smile and rake in the dough. Does that sum it up? Should Entrepreneurs Go To College? Primetime TV shows like Shark Tank and critically-acclaimed films like The Social Network that portray the seemingly overnight successes of college dropouts or regular Joes […]

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October 31

What Can I Do with an MBA?

A Master of Business Administration is a practical degree that can open up many job opportunities. Unlike advanced degrees in other academic specialties, an MBA is open to degree holders from a variety of backgrounds. Whether you earned your bachelor’s degree in Business, Political Science, Math or Journalism, an MBA can help advance your career by helping you develop management skills—which are helpful no matter […]

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October 30

Study Tips to Prepare for the CTEL Exam

The California Teacher of English Learners (CTEL) exam was developed as a method to test the competency of teachers in the skills and knowledge required to teach English learners. The CTEL exam consists of three subtests: Language and Language Development (CTEL 1): covers your knowledge of the structure of the English language and the importance of English in academics. This subtest consists of 50 multiple-choice questions and […]

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October 30

Which Teaching Credential is Right for Me?

You will need a teacher certification credential to become a school teacher, but what type of teaching credential is right for you? Find out what you can do with the different types of teaching credentials. What are the Types of Teaching Credentials? Elementary school teaching credentials allow you to teach pre-K, kindergarten, and elementary education. Credentials for elementary education cover multiple subjects, rather than a […]

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