Professional Interests

    • 3 position titles of interest: School Guidance Counselor, School Psychologist, Children’s Therapist
        • Likes:
          • Allows me to work with kids
          • Helps me work on my empathy skills
          • Provides me with a platform to directly impact the lives of others
        • Dislikes:
          • It will be difficult for me to remain professional without getting emotionally invested in the lives of the people I’ll be helping.
  • Majors at Muhlenberg that are a good background
      • Psychology, Sociology 
  • Site found through research
    • American Psychological Association (APA) – Psychology Student Network
  • Possible course to “test the waters”
      • Child Development- Psychology

 

  • Important criteria to note within the fields of Psychology/Social Work 
    • Difficult to not get attached to people who you spend time with and know on a deep level
    • The demand for individuals in these fields is on the rise
    • Can be time consuming either emotionally or in terms of time