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Resources on Graduate Education and Careers in Psychology: Comprehensive Websites

Comprehensive Websites

APA Resources for Students

    http://www.apa.org/about/students.aspx

APA's student resource portal features links to information about joining APA and its student group APAGS (American Psychological Association of Graduate Students).  See gradPSYCH (http://www.apa.org/gradpsych/index.aspx), the quarterly magazine of APAGS.
APA's Web site for its Office of Precollege and Undergraduate Education (PCUE) (http://www.apa.org/ed/precollege/index.aspx) provides information about preparation for careers in psychology.

APS Student Caucus
    http://www.psychologicalscience.org/index.php/members/apssc

Site links to information about APS student programs as well as grants, awards, and symposia.

Marky Lloyd's Careers in Psychology Page

    http://www.psywww.com/careers/

Highly regarded careers site compiled by Dr. Margaret A. Lloyd, Georgia Southern University.  Dr. Lloyd has retired and this site isn't updated frequently, but it continues to identify some useful resources.

Online Psychology Career Center
    http://www.socialpsychology.org/career.htm

Extensive collection of resources compiled by Dr. Scott Plous, Ohio Wesleyan University, developer of the Social Psychology Network (http://www.socialpsychology.org/)

Professional & Career Resources
    https://psych.iupui.edu/undergraduate/resources/career

A solid collection of links to resources on all aspects of the subjects, including the application processes. Prepared by Dr. Drew Appleby, Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis.

Pursuing Psychology Pages

Pages of links compiled by Dr. Linda Walsh, University of Northern Iowa, to assist students at all points of their academic careers, e.g.,
Graduate School Information Page
    http://www.uni.edu/walsh/linda2.html

Psychology Career Page
    http://www.uni.edu/walsh/linda1.html

Books in Pius Library

Altmaier, E.M. (Ed.). (2003). Setting standards in graduate education: Psychology's commitment to excellence in accreditation. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
     BF 80.7 .U6 S48 2003

American Psychological Association. (2007). Getting in: A step-by-step plan for gaining admission to graduate school in psychology (2nd ed.). Washington, DC: Author.
     BF 80.7 .U6 G47 2007

Buskist, W., & Burke, C. (2007). Preparing for graduate study in psychology: 101 questions and answers (2nd ed.). Oxford: Blackwell.
     BF 77 .B87 2007

Darley, J.M., Zanna, M.P., & Roediger, H.L. (Eds.). (2004). The compleat academic: A career guide (2nd ed.). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
     H 62 .C584824 2004

Davis, S.F., Giordano, P.J., & Licht, C.A. (Eds.). (2009). Your career in psychology: Putting your graduate degree to work. Chichester, U.K.; Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell.
    BF 76 .Y68 2009

DeGalan, J., & Lambert, S. (2001). Great jobs for psychology majors (2nd ed.). Chicago: VGM Career Books.
     BF 76 .D44 2001

Graduate study in psychology. (Annual). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
     Ref. BF 77 .G73 2011
    (Pius keeps current two years; older edition in general collection)

Insider's guide to graduate programs in clinical and counseling. (Biennial). New York: Guilford.
     Ref. RC 467.7 .I574 2010/2011
    (Pius keeps current two years; older edition in general collection)

Helms, J.L., & Rogers, D.T. (2011). Majoring in psychology: Achieving your educational and career goals. Chichester, West Sussex; Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell.
     BF 76 .H45 2011

Keith-Spiegel, P., & Wiederman, M.W. (2000). The complete guide to graduate school admission: Psychology, counseling, and related professions (2nd ed.). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.
     BF 77 .K35 2000

Keller, P.A. (Ed.). (1994). Academic paths: Career decisions and experiences of psychologists. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.
     BF 109 .A1 A24 1994

Kracen, A.C., & Wallace, I.J. (Eds.). (2008). Applying to graduate school in psychology: Advice from successful students and prominent psychologists. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
     BF 77 .A67 2008

Kuther, T.L. (2008). Surviving graduate school in psychology: A pocket mentor. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
     BF 77 .K86 2008

Kuther, T.L., & Morgan, R.D. (2004). Careers in psychology: Opportunities in a changing world. Belmont, CA: Thomson/Wadsworth.
     BF 76 .K88 2004

Landrum, R.E. (2009). Finding jobs with a psychology bachelor's degree: Expert advice for launching your career. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
     BF 76 .L35 2009

Levine, R., Rodrigues, A., & Zelezny, L. (Eds.). (2008). Journeys in social psychology: Looking back to inspire the future. New York: Psychology Press.
     HM 1029 .L69 2008

Morgan, R.D., Kuther, T.L., & Habben, C.J. (Eds.). (2005). Life after graduate school in psychology: Insider's advice from new psychologists. New York: Psychology Press.
     BF 76 .L56 2005

Orlinsky, D.E., et al. (2005). How psychotherapists develop: A study of therapeutic work and professional growth. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
     RC 480.5 .O747 2005

Oster, G.D. (2006). Life as a psychologist: Career choices and insights. Westport, CT: Praeger.
     BF 76 .O88 2006

Peterson, D.R. (1997). Educating professional psychologists: History and guiding conception. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
     BF 80.7 .U6 P48 1997

Rheingold, H.L. (1994). The psychologist's guide to an academic career. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
     BF 75 .R445 1994

Silvia, P.J., Delaney, P.F., & Marcovitch, S. (2009). What psychology majors could (and should) be doing: An informal guide to research experience and professional skills. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
     BF 76.5 .S497 2009

Sternberg, R.J. (2004). Psychology 101 1/2: The unspoken rules for success in academia. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
     BF 77 .S68 2004

Sternberg, R.J. (Ed.). (2007). Career paths in psychology: Where your degree can take you (2nd ed.). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
     BF 76 .C38 2007

Vaughn, T.J. (Ed.). (2006). Psychology licensure and certification: What students need to know. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
     BF 80.8 .P78 2006

Walfish, S., & Hess, A.K. (Eds.). (2001). Succeeding in graduate school: The career guide for psychology students. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.
     BF 77 .S83 2001

Wegeneck, A.R., & Buskist, W. (Eds.). (2010). The insider's guide to the psychology major: Everything you need to know about the degree and profession. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
     BF 77 .S83 2010

Williams-Nickelson, C., Prinstein, M.J., & Keilin, W.G. (2008). Internships in psychology: The APAGS worksbook for writing successful applications and finding the right fit (2nd ed.). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
     Ref. BF 77 .I65 2008