Non-Research related careers in psychology

The following alumni have offered to mentor Psychological Sciences students on potential non-research related careers in the field of psychology.
Alia Siegrist
SiegristAliaPsychoeducational Consultant (School Psychologist) - Peel District School Board
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AliaSiegrist

Psychoeducational Consultant (School Psychologist) - Peel District School Board

Graduation Year:  2006

Email:  alia.siegrist@gmail.com

Interests:  I'd be happy to speak about networking opportunities, career goals, or just providing info about a possible career path in psychology.

Ashley Holcomb
HolcombAshleyDoctoral Intern at Pacific Clinics in Pasadena, CA (beginning Sept 1)
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AshleyHolcomb

Doctoral Intern at Pacific Clinics in Pasadena, CA (beginning Sept 1)

Graduation Year:  2012

Email:  ashley.holcomb@me.com

Interests:  Networking opportunities, discussing career goals, providing advice regarding graduate school

Sarah Summers
SummersSarahSchool Psychologist with Gloucester County Public Schools starting 8/17.
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SarahSummers

School Psychologist with Gloucester County Public Schools starting 8/17.

Graduation Year:  2014

Email:  Spsummers@email.wm.edu

Interests:  I am happy to talk about school psychology as a potential career!

Erin Spelman Johnson
Spelman JohnsonErinStay-at-home mom. / Received Ph.D. in Clinical/Community Psychology from the University of South Carolina in 2007.
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ErinSpelman Johnson

Stay-at-home mom. / Received Ph.D. in Clinical/Community Psychology from the University of South Carolina in 2007.

Graduation Year:  1997

Email:  Elsjohnsonusc@yahoo.com

Interests:  Communicate with interested students about career goals, networking, etc. Worked in integrated mental health care at the Dorn VA Medical Center from 2009-2014.

Andrea Callahan Deege
Callahan DeegeAndreaSenior Manager, Intellectual Property Development, Korn Ferry (Korn Ferry Institute)
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AndreaCallahan Deege

Senior Manager, Intellectual Property Development, Korn Ferry (Korn Ferry Institute)

Graduation Year:  1994

Email:  abdeege@gmail.com

Interests:  Career goals and networking.  Interested in discussing career options, discussing research, etc. I have just completed my Master's in Industrial/Organizational Psychology. I work with data scientists and other consultants to develop assessment products and supporting materials, and my main area of interest is personality in the workplace (especially the "dark side" of personality).

Robert Seybold
SeyboldRobertPh.D., Recently retired after a four-decade career with a large university (University of Minnesota) counseling center.
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RobertSeybold

Ph.D., Recently retired after a four-decade career with a large university (University of Minnesota) counseling center.

Graduation Year:  1972

Email:  seybo002@umn.edu

Interests:  Networking, career planning, perspective on a career in counseling psychology, especially at a university counseling center.

Aleta Strickland
StricklandAletaLouisa Psychological Consulting, PC, Director, private practice
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AletaStrickland

Louisa Psychological Consulting, PC, Director, private practice

Graduation Year:  1987

Email:  psych4kids@ntelos.net

Interests:  Career goals.  Happy to answer any questions about my experience and suggestions for the field.

K. Andrew DeSoto
DeSotoK. AndrewAssistant Director for Policy at the Association for Psychological Science
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K. AndrewDeSoto

Assistant Director for Policy at the Association for Psychological Science

Graduation Year:  2009

Email:  kadesoto@gmail.com

Interests:  Discussing career goals, networking and sharing my experiences in establishing my career path.  I advocate for the field of psychological science, strengthen connections between federal funders and psychologists, and communicate government relations issues to APS members and the public.