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The multi faceted nature of the subject offers wide range of job opportunities for psychologists. They can get employment in schools, colleges and universities as acounsellor. There is major demand for clinical psychologists in neuropsychiatric clinics, hospitals and nursing homes. Various rehabilitation centres, developmental agencies , prisons, youth guidance centres recruit counselling psychologists for couselling and rehabilitation of mentally retarted, old aged people, warm and violence victims, drug addicts. Many organizations and industries hire psychologists with an ai to improve and incraese overall productivity of their life by teaching them to strike a balance between their personal and professional life and alligning thie career goals with the vision and mission of the organization. Psychologists give consultation to organizations and suggest methods for improving working conditions and productivity of employees. Psychologists can make a career in consumer psychology and give information about the consumer behaviour to products and services to the companies involved in product maufacturing or offering any kind of services.
Thank you for choosing Meracareerguide and writing to us. Psychology is an interesting science dealing with human behaviour. One could be able to be placed in jobs according to the type of Psychology course/ branch of Psychology they have studied. Having said that, I can brief you on the type of roles you can work on with each branch of Psychology. For better illustration, see the picture below.
Your job role depend upon your specialization. It is tough to get desired job after graduation. Since graduation is general study, you would get generic job. Postgraduate study is required to work in the specialized field. Psychology has specialization in following area:Clinical Psychology: After MPhil in clinical psychology, often work with hospital for mental health hospital, private clinics, NGOs or have own clinical practice.
Those who have MA/MSc, often work in development sector, counseling centres, health projects.
Counseling Psychology: After MA/MSc, they often work in NGOs, counseling centres, schools.
Industrial Psychology: They work in corporate or NGO sector in the domain of HR, employee counseling, recruitment, training and development.
May psychology post graduate (irrespective of their specialization) work in Research Associate, Temp. Lecturer, Assistance Professor after qualifying NET.
Hope your query is answered. Feel free to revert back if you have more queries.
Best Wishes,Apurva Kumar Pandya, PhD
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Dr. Apurva is a doctorate and a post graduate in clinical psychology from the M S University of Baroda. He is an alumnus of Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai and Columbia University of New York City,USA. He posses extensive experience in the field of counseling. He worked with many organizations, Government departments as a behavioral consultant and trainer. He has been serving as a resource person, mentor and master trainer to train counselors in various States. He regularly writes blogs, articles, book reviews and papers. Currently, he is working with International Non-for-profit organization and providing counseling services.
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