Internships in Psychology: The APAGS Workbook for Writing Successful Applications and Finding the Right Fit, Second Edition

Pages: 148
Item #: 4313021
ISBN: 978-1-4338-0355-0
List Price: $24.95
Member/Affiliate Price: $19.95
Copyright: 2008
Format: Softcover
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This edition is no longer for sale. However, the third edition is available.

Internships in Psychology: The APAGS Workbook for Writing Successful Applications and Finding the Right Fit, Second Edition provides you with all the resources you will need to successfully navigate the internship application process. Designed specifically for doctoral-level psychology students, this volume will act as your personal mentor with step-by-step instructions to help you land an internship placement that is the best fit for you.

Thoroughly updated, this edition contains a variety of new information: a new chapter on finding unfilled internship positions through the APPIC internship clearinghouse; a discussion of the supply and demand situation; new data on matching trends; new information on filling out the AAPI application and on APA accredited programs. Helpful checklists, sample real-life application essays, and realistic advice for writing cover letters, thank you notes and CVs are included, as well as:

  • suggestions for getting organized
  • recommendations on how to construct your rank-ordered list of programs
  • tips for writing your autobiographical statement
  • a variety of example essays
  • questions you might be asked during interviews
  • questions you might ask site faculty and interns
  • a variety of other FAQs

This resource is one of several services provided to students by the American Psychological Association of Graduate Students—the premier group committed to representing, leading, advocating and developing resources for graduate psychology students.

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