Explore the Breadth and Depth of Psychology

Explore the breadth and depth of psychology

Psychology Career Resources

The resources you need to explore a career in psychology

Resources for students


A degree in psychology can lead to a meaningful career that makes a difference in people’s lives. Find out if it’s for you.
Resources for teachers


Understanding the science of psychology can help students in their careers and their lives.
Respurces for guidance counselors

Guidance Counselors

Get the resources you need to start a conversation about a career in psychology with your students.

Psychologists At Work

Learn about common subfields in psychology

Career Paths in Psychology

Psychologists help people and their communities thrive

Psychological Science in the News

Accentuate the positive to reduce risk of chronic disease

People who experience a diversity of positive emotions appear to have lower levels of systemic inflammation, which may reduce their risk for diseases such as diabetes or heart disease.

Mind changing can be risky

Leaders who change stance on moral position seen as hypocritical, less effective, study says.

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Psychology: Science in Action educates the public about how the science and application of psychology benefit society and improve lives. It shows the breadth and depth of psychology and the varied settings in which psychologists work, including research, education, clinical and organizational settings.

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