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CSPP at APA Convention 2018

CSPP at APA Convention 2018

The Lasting Psychological Trauma Inflicted at Our Borders

The Lasting Psychological Trauma Inflicted at Our Borders

It Takes A Village: Community Care for Autism

It Takes A Village: Community Care for Autism

The Importance of ‘You’ in University Admissions

The Importance of ‘You’ in University Admissions

Human Trafficking in Our Own Backyard: The Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children

Human Trafficking in Our Own Backyard: The Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children

Undergraduate Publications & Presentations

Undergraduate Publications & Presentations

March 01

CSPP Professor: How X-Men Helped Me Recover From PTSD

CSPP Professor and Superhero Psychologist, Dr. Janina Scarlet’s, course in Superhero Psychology is a must! Her recent Psychology Today article highlights the origin story of her incredible work.    Janina Scarlet Ph.D. The Real Superheroes How X-Men Helped Me Recover From PTSD When we feel alone, fictional characters can help Posted Feb 21, 2017 Next week ‘Logan’ comes out in theaters. As the name suggests, the movie […]

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March 01

Online Education is Making it Easier than ever to Make an Impact

There comes a point during everyone’s lives when they wonder: “Am I truly doing what I love to do?” For many, this question is met with either a bit of an uneasy feeling or an unequivocal “no,” and studying toward a new career may feel impossible because he or she: already works a full-time job has a family and/or a household to take care of […]

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February 02

The Mythical Damsel in Distress and her Partner: Trauma

By Glenn Lipson, PhD Professor, California School of Professional Psychology The intersection of psychology and criminal justice is synergistic for our understanding of behavior. A topic drawing more attention is the behavior of the alleged victims of inappropriate conduct. The behavior of the survivors sometimes baffles those attempting to understand what has occurred.  The expectations that law enforcement or counselors may have that abuse victims […]

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January 18

5 Work-Life Balance Tips for Teachers Earning a Master’s

An advanced degree is a great way to advance your career – especially in the field of education. If you’re interested in moving from the classroom into administration and taking your career to the next level, you’ll need a Master’s or Doctorate degree to get you there. Most graduate education programs allow you to earn your degree while working full-time – but heading back to […]

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January 12

Tips for Student Teaching Success

Student teaching is an important part of your journey to becoming a teacher. It can also be a highly stressful time. In addition to managing classroom responsibilities (and managing sometimes unruly students), you will also be balancing coursework in your teacher preparation program with the demands of your personal life – all while applying new principles and theories for the first time. Scared of student […]

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January 11

Making a Career Change in the Field of Psychology

Psychology is a vast field. Within the general discipline you’ll find a variety of areas of study, from clinical psychology to organizational psychology to educational psychology. With so many different individual areas of practice, it’s no surprise that the field of psychology offers a wide variety of career choices, too. Clinical psychologists, for example, can work anywhere from hospitals and clinics, where they might work […]

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December 15

The Difference Between Clinical and Counseling Psychology

If you’re considering a graduate degree in psychology, you have many choices ahead of you, from what type of degree to earn to which school to make your home. One of the most basic – yet most important – decisions you will make about an advanced degree in psychology is what type of psychology you want to study. While there is some overlap between different […]

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December 06

The Surprising Number of Teaching and Non-Teaching Careers Available with an Education Degree

When you think about career paths with an education degree, one job in particular probably comes to mind: teacher. Few degree programs have such a limited stereotypical career path as the field of education. While many graduates of an education degree program do go on to become teachers, this isn’t the only career opportunity you can pursue with an education degree. From school administration to […]

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November 17

Psychology Job Trends: Big Opportunities in Small Towns

Employment rates for psychologists have a positive outlook. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of psychologist jobs is expected to grow 19% by 2024. This trend has a much larger growth rate compared to most occupations. The trick is, that job growth doesn’t necessarily translate to an even distribution of positions around the country. Many psychology grads look for jobs in urban […]

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