"Who are we"

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The field of psychology is incredibly broad, covering a variety of topics and methods. Some of these larger topic areas include clinical, industrial/organizational, experimental, and social psychology. If you would like to learn more about the different divisions of psychology, then browse the APA divisions for an exhaustive list.

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Clinical Psychology

Industrial-Organizational Psychology

The Society for Industrial & Organizational Psychology (SIOP) describes I-O psychology as "the scientific study of the workplace." Industrial-organizational psychologists tend to use rigorous methods and robust study designs in their research. This division of psychology focuses on "issues of critical relevance to business, including talent management, coaching, assessment, selection, training, organizational development, performance, and work-life balance."[1]

Experimental Psychology

Social Psychology

References

  1. Society for Industrial-Organizational Psychology, Inc. (2013). SIOP Homepage. Retrieved from http://www.siop.org/
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