How Do You Become a Clinical Psychologist?

It is important to attain a high school diploma and go through much college schooling in order to become a valuable and successful psychologist. Although there a few jobs available to psychologists with a bachelor’s degree, acquiring a master’s or doctorate in clinical psychology will broaden the occupations available to a clinical psychologist. Most of the jobs for a clinical psychologist require a Ph.D.  It is necessary to earn a license before working as a clinical psychologist. The average amount of years in school to become a clinical psychologist is 8 to 12 years.

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