Advice for high school psychology students

Advice for high school psychology students

What to do when you’re a high school student interested in psychology.

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Topics discussed:
0:00​ – Introduction
0:26 – Learn as much as you can
3:21 – Get hands-on experience
6:43 – Research career paths
8:53 – Follow real experts on social
10:28 – Join a supportive community

Getting early experience in psych:

Online psychology courses:
– Crash Course Psychology:
– Open Yale courses – Introduction to Psychology:
– Stanford University’s Open Learning Initiative – Introduction to Psychology:

Podcast recommendations:
– Hidden Brain:
– Psi Chi’s Psych Everywhere:
– Popcorn Psychology: ‎
– Invisibilia:

Book recommendations (The Psych Show is a participate in the Amazon affiliate program and earns from qualifying purchases):
– The Story of Psychology:
– The psychology Major’s Companion:
– Career Paths in Psychology:

Crisis Counselor volunteer opportunities:
– Crisis Text Line:
– The Trevor Project:
– National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:
– National Sexual Assault hotline:
– Global crisis lines:

Mental health professionals on social media:

– Dr. Inna Kanevsky:
– Dr Earl Turner:
– Dr. Justin Puder:
– Dr. Julie Smith:

– Dr. Helen Hsu:
– Ulash Dunlap:
– Get Psyched:
– UCLA Cares Center:
– Dr. Erin Haugen:
– BrainCraft:
– Dr. Angeline Pham:
– Dr. Regina Koepp:
– Dr. Diana Samuel:
– Dr. Sue Varma:
– Dr. Kevin Nadal:
– Dr. Alexis Moreno:
– Dr. Vania Manipod:
– Dr. Drew Ramsey:
– Dr. Pooja Lakshmin:
– Dr. Glenna Anderson:
– Atina Manvelian:
– Healthy Gamer:
– Dr. Ramani Durvasula:
– Black Female Therapists:

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– call 9-1-1 in the United States or your country’s emergency number:​…
– call the Lifeline at 1-800-273 TALK (8255) in the United States or a global crisis hotlines:​…
– text START to 741-741 in the United States or visit http://chat.suicidepreventionlifeline​…
– go to your nearest hospital emergency room

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