Are you interested in pursuing a career in psychology? We wrote this book to help people interested in graduate school in psychology learn about the many paths and programs available to them to become a health service psychologist. The topics covered in this book include:
Masters Degree in Psychology
Doctoral Degree in Psychology
Types of Schools
Applying to Doctoral Programs
Debt and Income
Choosing a Program
Planning for Success: Internships in Psychology
Frequently Asked Questions – Mythbusters!
Written by Dr. Mike Parent and one of his students, Tyler Bradstreet, this book offers insights for success by not only giving tips for applying to grad school, but also understanding more about the profession and what it means for picking a graduate school!
If you are interested in this e-Book please click here or search for this book on aamzon.com! You can also get it in paperback if you prefer it that way! We truly hope that this book is useful and helpful to you in planning to pursue your future career as a psychologist! Also, here is a flyer for the e-Book as well.
Cecilia Bess, a graduate student in our lab, was awarded an APA Division 36 – Psychology of Religion and Spirituality – Student Research Award to study the relationships between conformity to gender norms, religiousness, and condom use among emerging adults. Congrats, Cecilia!
Dr. Parent was recently awarded an NIH grant for a research proposal regarding exploring non-prescription testosterone use among transgender female-to-males via the minority stress model. This project will also explore issues such as substance and alcohol use among FTM. This an amazing honor and recognition of the Dr. Parent’s strong research abilities, and will be a great opportunity for the GSHB lab to experience what its like working on an NIH-funded research project.
The TTU Psychological Sciences Department publishes a newsletter each semester to fill everyone in on happenings within the department, various awards individuals have received, any other relevant news! Please click here to view this semester’s newsletter!
Our lab’s own Dr. Mike Parent recently was nominated and awarded the Texas Tech Alumni Association New Faculty Award, which has recognized outstanding new faculty members since 1987. This honor is reflective of students’ and other faculty’s perception of Dr. Parent’s outstanding work as a teacher, researcher, and mentor.