DEGREE IN SIGHT
Friends and co-workers
Research shows that workplace friendships can increase job satisfaction, productivity and job commitment while decreasing stress and turnover; however, some workplace friendships can cause problems.
Time to bail?
Only 65 percent of psychology doctoral candidates finish their degrees due to student-program mismatch, program difficulty and a lack of financial and community support.
Scaling Mount Publication
Advice on how to persevere the publication process from some of psychology's most productive researchers includes laying the groundwork, writing and submitting papers, working with reviewers.
Need to heal thyself?
An APA survey found that psychology graduate students reported experiencing anxiety, symptoms of depression, and even suicidal thoughts.