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Professional psychology

Not all psychology graduates become professional psychologists. Very few graduates enter employment as psychologists immediately on graduating, because entry to all of the divisions is competitive and normally requires some relevant experience as well as a good degree.

Click on each career below for links to publications and websites that provide further information on each career area.

Your next steps

If you have questions about your plans, talk to a member of our team.

 

Clinical psychology and forensic psychology


 

Counselling and psychotherapy

 

Educational psychology

 

Health psychology

  • This is a new and evolving area of psychology
  • NHS Careers - has a section on health psychology
 

Occupational psychology

 

Sport and exercise psychology

 

Resources covering all the careers above

 

Careers and Employability Service

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