Clinical Psychologists

Job Description

A clinical psychologist’s primary tasks are the assessment and treatment of mental health issues, including emotional or social disorders. A clinical psychologist’s job responsibilities may include development and supervision of mental health programs. Clinical psychologists can work in private practices, mental health organizations and hospitals with individuals, families, couples or groups of all ages.

Academic Requirements

To begin a career in this field, it’s necessary to complete a doctoral degree program and meet experience requirements for state licensure.

Clinical Psychologists
$60-100
Thousand
Average
Salary
High
Patient
Interaction
19.50%
Job
Growth
 
Low
Blood
Interaction
Doctoral or professional degree
Education
Required

Schools

Lincoln University

820 Chestnut
Jefferson City, 65101

Missouri Western State University

4525 Downs Drive
St. Joseph, 64507
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