doctoral programs

  1. PsychSupreme

    PhD/PsyD Careers in mental health and notes on what to avoid in a program

    Hello, all! Myself and few others over at Reddit are tired of getting the exact same questions about routes one can take to practice therapy or work in mental health, as well as questions regarding PsyD vs PhD, and about specific institutions which are notoriously predatory. To help combat this...
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    2021 Doctoral Public Health (PhD, DrPH, ScD): Applied, Accepted, Waitlisted, Rejected!

    Hi Everyone! I have not yet seen a thread to discuss Doctoral Public Health (PhD, DrPH, ScD) programs. I remember how much the "MPH: Applied, Accepted, Waitlisted, Rejected" thread helped me and so I thought having one for those applying to doctoral programs could also be super beneficial...
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    PhD/PsyD Child Trauma Ph.D Programs/Mentors

    I am currently a masters student in a clinical psychology program. I plan to apply to doctoral programs in December and am hoping to get some recommendations for doctoral programs/mentors focusing on child trauma. I am open to clinical or counseling psychology Ph.D programs, for me the fit with...
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    PhD/PsyD CMHC Master's vs Clinical Psych Master's - Readiness for Doctoral Program

    Hello all! I am a first semester graduate student currently enrolled in a 60-hour Professional Counseling M.Ed. program under their Clinical Mental Health Concentration. The university I am at also offers a 46-hour Clinical Psychology M.A. program that I am considering transferring to. As an...
  5. Mr. Anthony

    PhD/PsyD Would getting a therapist license be beneficial if I plan on becoming a Psychologist?

    Hi folks, I'm in a bit of dilemma and I'd appreciate any and all of your opinions. I'd like to become a child/youth psychologist and have been waitlisted at a PsyD and PhD program for school psychology, which is where my interests lie. I also applied to several Masters programs in school...
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    2018 Doctoral Public Health (PhD, DrPH, ScD) Admission Results

    I saw one of these threads listed for 2016 and 2017, but not 2018. Please let me know if I have reposted! Has anyone heard back from any programs yet? I'm still waiting to hear back from GW's DrPH program.
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    Pepperdine MA or MFT program to fully funded Doctoral program

    Hello, I am interested in a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology and have a few questions. They are based on trying to get into Pepperdine's PsyD program from Pepperdine as well as using an MA from Pepperdine to get into a fully funded doctoral program. Does Pepperdine's PsyD's program have any...
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    WAMC: What Are My Chances

    MOD NOTE: We are now going to have one thread for all of the inquiries for competitiveness, what are my chances, do I have a shot, can I get into ABC University, etc. Most of the other SDN forums have found success with having one thread, so we are going to adopt that going forward. 1. Please...
  9. ThatGuy15

    Should I bother pursuing a master's degree?

    I am currently an undergraduate senior majoring in Applied Psychology at New York University. My plan after graduation was to pursue a mater's degree in psychology at Queens College and gain more research experience in clinical neuropsychology. However, I am now questioning my plan. As of right...
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    DPM, PharmD, MD, DO, NP, CRNA, PA,Please Help with my planning!!!

    Hi everyone, I would DEEPLY appreciate responses regarding my career. I am almost 24 years old, and will finally receive my degree 1/03/2017 in Health Sciences. I still haven't taken Ochem, Physics, and Calculus. I was planning on becoming a PA, and thought it was my ABSOLUTE dream. However...
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    Doctoral Professors/Universities and Early Childhood Trauma

    Hi All- This is my first post! I am looking to start applying to doctoral programs in order to do research involving early childhood trauma and adverse childhood experiences. Can anyone recommend a university that has a strong back ground in that area of research on who has a doctoral...