Cognitive decline as we get older is no longer considered a normal part of aging. However, older adults are at greater risk of decline than the rest of the population due to the effects of factors such as hypertension, elevated cholesterol, cardiac arrhythmias as well as diseases that show up later in life such as […]
Put down your Sudoku and your crossword puzzles. There are promising new studies out that suggest you could improve your reasoning and problem solving abilities, actually boosting your reasoning scores rather than just making someone better at the specific skills they are practicing (like when you complete Sudoku or work a crossword puzzle). The appeal […]
Why do people choose to study psychology anyway? What drives them to choose the study of human behavior and workings of the mind rather than, let’s say, business or history? The study of psychology continues to grow as a popular option at colleges and universities not only in the United states but throughout the world. […]
Counseling is one career path in the field of mental health worth considering if you have a strong desire to help people, so if this sounds like the type of role you might be good at, find out how to become a licensed counsellor. What is a counsellor? Anyone can offer advice to those in […]
Becoming a marriage counsellor can be a highly rewarding career, so if you are interested in helping married couples with relationship issues solve their marital problems and find the way forward towards a more harmonious spirit of togetherness, learn how to become a marriage counsellor. How to become a marriage counsellor—what personal qualities do I […]
Do you have a burning desire to help kids make the most of their school days so that they can move forward in a positive manner and succeed in life? If so, a career as a school psychologist might be a rewarding one for you, so learn more about what qualities you need and how […]
A degree in psychology will open the doors to a wide number of different careers, many of which may well have nothing to do with psychology or mental health. So what can you do with a psychology degree if this is your preferred option at college or university? A degree level education will help students […]
Thousands of young people study psychology every year. Some of them become disenchanted with the subject and move on to other fields of education, but many find it fascinating and choose to take their exploration of psychology further and apply for a degree course in psychology. So why study psychology and what are the pros […]
What are the best schools for psychology in the US? If you have made the decision to study psychology at a higher level, finding the right school is very important. A degree in psychology will enable you to take a variety of different career paths once you graduate, and ideally you will want to choose […]
Neuropsychologists adopt a primarily scientific approach when making an assessment of their patients. They normally work in a clinical setting, for example in a hospital, treating patients suffering from neuropsychological problems.
If neuropsychology sounds like an interesting career choice, what would be a neuropsychologists salary?