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Employers of Psychology majors in the U.S.

Psychologists study cognitive, emotional, and social processes and human behavior by observing, interpreting, and recording how people relate to one another and their environments. Some psychologists work independently, conducting research or working with patients. Others work as part of a healthcare team, collaborating with physicians and social workers or in school settings, working with students, teachers, parents, and other educators. Those in private practice often work evenings and weekends to accommodate clients. Although psychologists typically need a doctoral degree or specialist degree in psychology, a master’s degree is sufficient for some positions. Practicing psychologists also need a license or certification. The median annual wage for psychologists was $69,280 in May 2012. Employment of psychologists is projected to grow 12 percent from 2012 to 2022, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Job prospects should be best for those who have a doctoral degree in an applied specialty and those with a specialist or doctoral degree in school psychology.

Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists
Diagnose and treat mental disorders; learning disabilities; and cognitive, behavioral, and emotional problems, using individual, child, family, and group therapies. May design and implement behavior modification programs.

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists
Apply principles of psychology to human resources, administration, management, sales, and marketing problems. Activities may include policy planning; employee testing and selection, training and development; and organizational development and analysis. May work with management to organize the work setting to improve worker productivity.

Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors
Counsel individuals and provide group educational and vocational guidance services.

Marriage and Family Therapists
Diagnose and treat mental and emotional disorders, whether cognitive, affective, or behavioral, within the context of marriage and family systems. Apply psychotherapeutic and family systems theories and techniques in the delivery of services to individuals, couples, and families for the purpose of treating such diagnosed nervous and mental disorders.

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers
Assess and treat individuals with mental, emotional, or substance abuse problems, including abuse of alcohol, tobacco, and/or other drugs. Activities may include individual and group therapy, crisis intervention, case management, client advocacy, prevention, and education.

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in psychology, such as child, clinical, and developmental psychology, and psychological counseling. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

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South Carolina Department of Mental Health
The Camp Recovery Centers L P
Azure Acres
St. Mary's Duluth Clinic Health System
Trustees of Columbia University In The City of New York
Iowa Health System
Illinois Department of Human Services
Massachusetts Dept of Mental Retardation
Special Families Special Care
Mercy Life Center Corporation
Mercy Behavioral Health
Nassau Association For The Help of Retarded Children, Inc
Texas Department of State Health Services
San Antonio State Hospital
Massachusetts Dept of Mental Retardation
Wrentham Developmental Center
Massachusetts Dept of Mental Retardation
Hogan Regional Center
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Colorado Mental Health Institu
Department of Behavioral Healthcare Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals
Division of Behavioral Health
Georgia Department of Human Resources
Georgia Regional Hospital
Missouri Department of Mental Health
Marshall Habilitation Center
AAC Holdings, Inc.
County of Riverside
Mental Health Dept
California Department of State Hospitals
Integrated Services For Homele
Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
Kaiser Permanente
Texas Department of Aging & Disability Services
Beaumont State Center
Legacy Treatment Services, Inc
New York State Office of Mental Health
New York Office of Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Services
Financial Management
Gaudenzia, Inc.
La Clinica De La Raza, Inc.
Mental Health Department
Charlestown Recovery House, Inc.
Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare
Wernersville State Hospital
Volunteer Behavioral Health Care System
Johnson Mental Health
Johnson Mental Health Center
Massachusetts Dept of Mental Health
Worcester State Hospital
New York State Office of Mental Health
Kingsboro Psychiatric Center
Georgia Department of Public Health
Atlanta Reginal Hospital
Pressley Ridge Foundation
Southcentral Foundation
Sure Haven
Sure Haven Addic
Saint Vincents Catholic Medical Centers of New York
Mary Immaculate Hospital
County of Genesee
Pathways Services, Incorporated
Michigan Department of Health & Human Services
Caro Regional Mental Hlth Ctr
Henderson Behavioral Health, Inc.
Crisis Stabilization Unit
Georgia Department of Human Resources
Tidelnds Cmnty Mental Hlth Ctr
Aspire Health Partners, Inc.
Central Plaza
Adventist Rehabilitation Hospital of Maryland, Inc.
New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation
Lincoln Med Ctr Mntal Hlth Ctr
Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities
Mount Vernon Developmental Ctr
Center For Comprehensive Services, Inc.
Neurorestorative Carbondale
County of Kern
Mental Health Department
Kansas Department For Children and Families
Special Purpose School
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