Psychologist and Psychotherapist

Psychologists and Psychotherapists investigate, assess and provide treatment and counselling to foster optimal personal, social, educational and occupational adjustment and development.
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$1857 per week
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    Overview

    Psychologists and Psychotherapists investigate, assess and provide treatment and counselling to foster optimal personal, social, educational and occupational adjustment and development.

    Day-to-day

    • collecting data about clients and assessing their cognitive, behavioural and emotional disorders
    • administering and interpreting diagnostic tests and formulating plans for treatment
    • developing, administering and evaluating individual and group treatment programs
    • consulting with other professionals on details of cases and treatment plans
    • conducting research studies of motivation in learning, group performance and individual differences in mental abilities and educational performance
    • collecting data and analysing characteristics of students and recommending educational programs
    • formulating achievement, diagnostic and predictive tests for use by teachers in planning methods and content of instruction
    • developing interview techniques, psychological tests and other aids in workplace selection, placement, appraisal and promotion
    • conducting surveys and research studies on job design, work groups, morale, motivation, supervision and management
    • performing job analyses and establishing job requirements by observing and interviewing employees and managers.

    Considerations

    • Stressful

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