PSY496 Develop Professional Resume
In order to demonstrate an awareness of psychological career alternatives in a community setting, you will develop résumés for each of the professional experts chosen for your presentation in the Week Three discussion. Include relevant academic and professional experience that highlights their careers, appropriate skills, and expertise. Brief job descriptions identifying the major duties associated with each relevant work experience should also be included in the résumé. The job description format should be based on the Professional Experience section in the “Sample Resume for a Counseling Psychologist.” Each résumé should be two to three pages in length. You may use the resources available on the following web pages: University Career Services (http://www.apa.org/careers/psyccareers) American Psychological Association PsyCareers (http://www.apa.org/careers/psyccareers) Sample resume for a counselling psychologist You may use additional sources for career information as long as they are credible. An example of a credible source for this information would include The Chronicle of Higher Education. To begin constructing your résumés, utilize the Resume Builder tool provided by University. This will allow you to create drafts of your résumés so that you may revise and refine your assignments before submitting them.