The journey to becoming a licensed psychologist can be arduous, wrought with obstacles to overcome and can test the perseverance of even the most dedicated. Finally becoming a psychologist can make you feel like you have finally arrived at your destination, but can leave you wondering, “Where do I go from here?”
Looking for employment is often a stressful event. After going through interviews for graduate school, internship, and fellowship, the common thought is “Will this ever end?” The good news is, “Yes it does.” The bad news is that looking for a job often feels like a full-time job. Here are some basic strategies to help minimize your stress.
We’ve all been asked the question, “Where do you see yourself in five years?” Though I knew I would prefer to work in a medical setting, I never would have guessed that I would spend most of my professional time in departments of medicine and surgery.