Psychology teachers face tough competition from Amazon, Facebook, Microsoft and more to fill positions at schools

By Steve Loomis/Business Insider Psychology educators are facing the challenge of filling more than 1 million jobs in the next five years, but with each year that passes, the number of positions in the field grows.In addition to being more competitive, these jobs are more lucrative than ever, and as the workforce becomes increasingly educated, […]

How to Find a School Psychologist

I just got back from the top 10 school psychologists in the US, but I’ve noticed a few things about the school psychologists I’ve met:1.They’re all so different.I’ve been able to work with the top school psychologists, but not the average one.For instance, a typical school psychologist would be a clinical psychologist, a social worker, […]

How to Treat Your Anxiety Before You Go to Therapy

Psychologists are starting to prescribe medication to help people overcome anxiety, and one of them is one of the hottest, most popular ones right now: psychotherapy.But before you jump into the pool, it’s important to remember that there are other things you can do besides getting a psychotherapist to treat you.Here are a few tips […]

New Jersey’s Child Psychology License Requirements May Be Overkill

New Jersey is now one step closer to becoming a state where parents and guardians are required to undergo professional development before obtaining a license to practice psychology.The state House passed House Bill 1130 on Thursday, the first bill to allow a child psychologist to obtain a license and conduct clinical practice.The legislation, sponsored by […]