Is it unrealistic to think you can get a psychology job without a masters degree?
I am looking to get into psychology but I don't want to go to graduate school. People have scared me away and said the competition for clinical psychologists is fierce in the US. I'd like to put in 4 years or so. I'd be happy with being a mental health aid. What kind of jobs can you get with a bachelors?
Asked By: katrinaxdoll - 1/3/2009
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Just a word of warning: helping people without the proper amount of schooling can be both dangerous and a liability. If you don't have certification to treat and you do, you are opening up yourself to a whole world of being sued... More
Answered By: Audrey D - 1/4/2009
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Open your own shop as a counselor. As long as you don't advertise yourself as a doctor, you're fine. A real dr. will make more loot, but who cares... More
Answered By: Munkstump - 1/3/2009
You can open up your own kind of psychology (but as the previous person said, dont do anything illegal like call yourself a doctor... More
Answered By: sushi - 1/4/2009
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