forensic psychology

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    Criminal Psychology - how to get into it?

    What would it take to get into the field of Criminal Psych (not forensic)? I'm getting my BS in psychology right now and I'm aware I would obviously have to continue my education. From what I've picked up on, a Masters degree is not enough & I'd have to get my PhD... it also seems like Law...
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    Ph.D. or Psy.D in Forensic Psychology???

    Hi I stumbled across this website & I hope to get some advice/helpful info. So I'm interested in going to grad school & pursuing a degree in forensic psychology, but I keep going back and forth between Psy.D & Ph.D. Here's a little info about me, I'm currently Junior in college pursuing a major...
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    Should I go into forensic psychology? Is it worth it?

    Hi, I just found this website and I thought this might be the perfect place to ask some questions. I'm going into college soon and I was thinking about majoring in psychology. I was reading about all of the different psychology career paths and forensic psychology caught my interest. Correct me...
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    Forensic Psych Q's from PhD Candidate

    Hi all, I am a fourth year graduate student at a research focused APA-accredited clinical psychology PhD program. During my sixth year, I will begin my internship. Thus far, my clinical training and research experiences have primary been related to substance use, drug treatment, and domestic...
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    PhD/PsyD Suggested that I work in forensics (Psy D student)

    I was told by a psychologist who graduated my program that my personality is more suited for working with criminals, but my passion is in helping people suffering from SMI which is from my own experience with it, as it is rampant in the household I am from. I am rather analytical and...
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    Forensic psychiatry vs Forensic psychology ?

    (Sorry for any grammar mistake) I have to choose a college major this year and i'm in doubt among Forensic Psychiatry, Forensic Psychology or even Forensic neuropsychiatry or Forensic neuropsychology (Two that I consider possible options) I know Psychiatry has a better salary, it is very...
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    Is John Jay's MA in Forensic Psych program APA accredited?

    (This is a rather long post I'm afraid, sorry. I'm just nervous and would really appreciate any advice.) Hello everyone, First, a bit of background. I completed my bachelor's in Journalism, Psychology, and English Literature from 2007-2010 at an Indian university. I then completed a Master's...