Why I chose Educational Psychology…….Amber’s Story

Hello and WELCOME to PsychAssist. This week we have the follow up of Amber Hayday’s story on her journey to becoming an EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGIST! Amber is a real inspiration to the next generation of psychologists as her passion and drive have no bounds. This is only one of the reasons why Amber has chosen Educational Psychology as her pathway. Just remember that knowledge is power! Continue reading Why I chose Educational Psychology…….Amber’s Story

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The Worst Thing About Being A Trainee Psychologist

Hello and WELCOME to PsychAssist. This week’s article is a complete REALITY CHECK for all you aspiring psychologists. Previously, we wrote the worst thing about being an assistant psychologist back when I was an AP. This time around, we explore the worst things about being a trainee along with things that you can do to make trainee life that little bit easier. Hopefully, this article will show psychology graduates that the grass isn’t greener on the other side! Continue reading The Worst Thing About Being A Trainee Psychologist

Mixing Acting With My Psychology Degree? Serkan’s Story (part 4)

Hello and WELCOME to PsychAssist. This week we continue with Serkan’s story of how he is navigating through his psychology career. As we read in his previous articles, he has decided to abandon his plans of pursuing the Clinical Psychology Doctorate and this appears to have left him momentarily aimless. However, within this article, he describes how he is slowly pricing his vision back together and even thinking of merging his two passions to create his own lane within the Psychology world.  Continue reading Mixing Acting With My Psychology Degree? Serkan’s Story (part 4)

3 Non-Clinical Things You Can Do With A Psychology Degree

Hello and WELCOME to PsychAssist. One of our most popular articles (and most popular YouTube video)is the 6 jobs for a psychology graduate straight out of University. This article has helped tens of thousands of psychology graduate find their way in this career path. However, there were many that would ask us, “but what if I don’t want to do anything clinical? What can I do then?” This is why we thought we’d write this article, to give those who want to follow a different path, but still using their psychology degree. Continue reading 3 Non-Clinical Things You Can Do With A Psychology Degree

What it’s like being an Educational Support Worker

Hello and WELCOME to PsychAssist. This week we have a guest article from Amber Hayday who is an Educational Support Worker, gives her insight into what it’s like having this role. Amber is an aspiring Educational Psychologist and her account and experience demonstrate a good way of gaining relevant experience to pursue this career path. This is why we wanted to publish this article to give you a blueprint of one way to become an Educational Psychologist. Continue reading What it’s like being an Educational Support Worker

How PsychGrads Can Dominate 2019!

Hello and WELCOME to the first PsychAssist article of 2019! In this article, we will explain how PsychGrads can Dominate 2019 by implementing a few helpful tips. Over the final months of 2018, we reflected on where the world of psychology is heading and how PsychGrads can get ahead of the crowd. There were many things that we thought of however there were only 3 that we felt were the most important for PsychGrads to know in 2019. Continue reading How PsychGrads Can Dominate 2019!

100th PsychAssist Article! Where We’ve Come And Where We’re Going

Hello and WELCOME to the 100tharticle for PsychAssist. This is an incredible milestone and we wanted to celebrate this in the only way we know how (with an article of course). Within this article, we wanted to share with our readers on how we’ve helped shape the world of psychology in our own unique way along with what our plans are for the future. We also wanted to take this opportunity to say a massive thank you to everyone that has ever liked/shared/commented on anything that we have produced! WE DO THIS FOR YOU! Here’s to the next 100 articles! Continue reading 100th PsychAssist Article! Where We’ve Come And Where We’re Going