what is psychology?
Psychology is the study of the human mind and behavior. There are many areas in which psychology is studied and practiced. Psychology internships may expose students to any number of psychological fields including human development, sports, clinical psychology, social behavior, and cognitive processes.
SOME JOBS IN THE PSYCHOLOGY FIELD
in psychology internships, an intern may perform any of the following tasks:
Conduct research. Assist professors, doctoral, or graduate students
text Shadow professionals in the field in appropriate settings
text Observe sports psychology professionals in motivational/team-building exercises
text Participate and assist with community mental health initiatives
Develop active listening and communication skills
Database management, word processing, organizing/filing records