The Psychologist's Guide to Professional Development

  • Greg Bohall
  • Mary-Jo Bautista

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Greg Bohall, Mary-Jo Bautista
    Pages 1-5
  3. Greg Bohall, Mary-Jo Bautista
    Pages 7-27
  4. Greg Bohall, Mary-Jo Bautista
    Pages 29-45
  5. Greg Bohall, Mary-Jo Bautista
    Pages 47-55
  6. Greg Bohall, Mary-Jo Bautista
    Pages 57-82
  7. Greg Bohall, Mary-Jo Bautista
    Pages 83-91
  8. Greg Bohall, Mary-Jo Bautista
    Pages 93-106
  9. Greg Bohall, Mary-Jo Bautista
    Pages 107-127
  10. Greg Bohall, Mary-Jo Bautista
    Pages 129-144
  11. Greg Bohall, Mary-Jo Bautista
    Pages 145-155
  12. Greg Bohall, Mary-Jo Bautista
    Pages 157-163
  13. Greg Bohall, Mary-Jo Bautista
    Pages 165-171
  14. Greg Bohall, Mary-Jo Bautista
    Pages 173-217
  15. Greg Bohall, Mary-Jo Bautista
    Pages 219-221
  16. Back Matter
    Pages 223-228

About this book

Introduction

This essential career guide equips new professionals and doctoral students with a robust foundation for a long and satisfying career in psychology and other behavioral health professions. Taking a proactive intervention prevention approach to career planning and building, contributors offer accessible guidelines and advice in core areas such as specialization and niche specialties, the market for services, cultural competence, ethically and legally sound practice, and personal competencies including self-care, the degree-to-career transition, and financial planning. The editors also break down the mental health field into discrete disciplines, each with its own trajectory for its future relevance and sustainability. By bringing this wide range of career information together, this book helps to set much-needed standards for professional development in a demanding, diversifying, and evolving field.             

 

·         The personal development foundation.

·         Professional relationships and the art of networking.

·         The clinical credentialing process.

·         Clinical, educational, and administrative supervision.

·         The curriculum vitae and professional marketing.

·         The early career professional advantage.

 

The Psychologist’s Guide to Professional Development serves as an invaluable text for professional development courses in the fields of psychology, counseling, social work, marriage and family therapy, as well as a trusted mentor-between-covers for the long term.                                           


Keywords

professional development in psychology professional development in counseling professional development in marriage and family therapy early career professional development cultural competency in psychology self-care in psychology

Authors and affiliations

  • Greg Bohall
    • 1
  • Mary-Jo Bautista
    • 2
  1. 1.CHE Behavioral Health Services Los AngelesUSA
  2. 2.Mary-Jo Bautista, DBABehavior Specialist Mary-Jo Bautista, DBAWhittierUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-63013-7
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Behavioral Science and Psychology
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-63012-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-63013-7
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