Early Career Psychologists
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What You Need to Know
ECP Programming at APA Convention
There are many opportunities at APA 2018, Aug. 9-12 in San Francisco, for early career psychologists to network with their peers, learn about exciting trends in psychology and participate in professional development programs. Featured events and sessions have been handpicked by the APA Office on Early Career Psychologists and many were reviewed or sponsored by the APA Committee on Early Career Psychologists.
Self Care in Your Early Career
The Committees on Colleague Assistance and Early Career Psychologists held a 2018 video contest asking ECPs to submit a minute-long video about how they take care of themselves despite demanding professional and personal responsibilities. Watch these two winning videos for your own inspiration.
Mobile Apps and Websites
Professional and personal development apps and websites to make your life easier.
View APA Center for Workforce Studies reports on psychology's workforce and education system, including analyses on salaries, the education pipeline, employment characteristics and environmental trends.
Early Career Community
APA recognizes the unique interests and concerns of people who have received their doctoral degree within the past ten years, and has various ways for you to get connected.