Results 1–10 of 220 for "FAQ"X related to "President's column--Unify!" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicEducation (38)Law & psychology (3)Addictions (1)Disability (1)Environment (1) 3 more... [+] Natural disasters (1)Therapy (1)Workplace issues (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeFAQXYear2013 (1)2010 (2)Author/ContributorState Advocacy Staff (1) Results 1–10 of 220 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Can I practice psychology in the United States if I earned my degree or professional credential in another country?There is no international recognition of equivalence of degrees or in professional psychology qualifications. It is important to research and contact the state board of psychology.FAQ 2.Graduate Programs: How can I learn more about graduate programs in psychology in the United States?You can learn about graduate programs in psychology through APA's book Graduate Study in Psychology or the database Graduate Study Online. You will learn about tuition, housing, financial aid and applications.FAQ 3.What is APA's definition of "psychologist"?Psychologists have a doctoral degree in psychology from an organized, sequential program in a regionally accredited university or professional school.FAQ 4.I would like to study outside the United States. Will my degree be equivalent to one earned in the United States?For a career in psychology practicing in the United States, be aware that there are statutory and regulatory requirements for licensure in the different state (and Canadian provincial) jurisdictions.FAQ 5.Are programs outside the United States accredited?The accrediting authority of the Commission on Accreditation (CoA) extends to programs in the United States, its territories and Canada, including Puerto Rico.FAQ 6.How does the APA Practice Organization benefit me?The APA Practice Organization and practice assessment help advocate for psychology at the federal and state levels, including managed care reimbursement issues, mental health parity and loan repayment programs.FAQ 7.What happens when a program's accreditation is revoked?A programs accreditation is revoked when it is not currently consistent with the Guidelines and Principles for Accreditation of Programs in Professional Psychology. It will undergo review by the Commission on Accreditation (CoA).FAQ 8.How many practicing psychologists are there in the United States?APA's Center for Workforce Studies estimates that there are 93,000 practicing psychologists in the United States.FAQ 9.How many undergraduates in the United States enroll in a psychology course each year?Approximately 1.5 million undergraduate students take a psychology course each year.FAQ 10.How do you avoid redundancy?Writers often become redundant in an effort to be emphatic. Use no more words than are necessary to convey your meaning.FAQ (September 2010) Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 220 for "FAQ"X related to "President's column--Unify!"