APA has a wealth of resources for practitioners, academicians and psychologists in non-academic positions to further their careers.
Secrets of a great group practice
Offer in-house research, pro bono work, built-in CE and more.
Curriculum Vitae or CVs
Grants and Funding
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- Integrated Health Care Alliance
Sign up for this free, APA-members-only online training and support network, which gives you the introduction and connections you need to develop new skills in integrated primary care.
- Guidelines and criteria for practicing psychologists
APA has approved a variety of practice guidelines and related criteria as policy in such areas as multicultural practice, child custody evaluations and treatment of gay, lesbian and bisexual clients, and others.
- APA's Practice Directorate
Provides resources and services to practicing psychologists in all settings.
- Practitioner career resources
Further your career with information on licensure, continuing education, finding work and business management.
- Interview and job talk tips
Where to start and what to do to get prepared for an interview.
- Doing post-doctoral work — should I?
As the job market in psychology has gotten more competitive over the past couple of decades, the number of post-doctoral opportunities has grown enormously.
- Variations on the theme of careers: Beyond a psychology department
What to consider about appointments in a number of different academic settings.
- Jobs at APA
Look for APA's current career opportunities or search for specific APA jobs that match your interests.
- Interesting careers in psychological science
APA aims to inform both graduate students and established psychologists about the broad range of non-academic positions in which they can apply their scientific knowledge and skills.
- Careers in psychology
Careers in psychology can be found in countless fields, from health care and public service to business and technology.
- Resources for Job Seekers
APA psycCareers LIVE presentation handouts and other related information on topics such as nontraditional psychology careers, networking, job applications, updating LinkedIn profiles, résumés and more.
- Employment standards at the VA
In June 2016, the Veterans Healthcare Administration modified its standards for employment, affecting interns and postdoctoral fellows as well as employees.