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Clinical Psychologist

Provide support and psychological services to people with mental health conditions.

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The most common annual salary in AUS for a Clinical Psychologist is between $100k and $120k
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Bachelor of Psychological Science

This qualification will develop your knowledge of human behaviour and may be used as a starting point for a career as a Psychologist.

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Bachelor of Psychology

Develop knowledge of human behaviour and experience to prepare for a career in psychology with this degree.

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Graduate Diploma in Psychology

If you already have an undergraduate degree, then this qualification provides foundational knowledge or can start your career journey in psychology.

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Latest reviews from 18 Clinical Psychologists surveyed on SEEK
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Oct 2018
If I had my time again I wouldn't have done Clinical Psychology
Reviewer's Qualification
Doctor of Psychology (Clinical)
Experience
5 – 9 years
Organisation size
Medium (20-199 employees)
Specialisation
Clinical psychology
The good things
As a Clinical Psychologist, your duties are varied so there is never a boring work day - you could be doing assessment, treatment, life coaching, risk assessment, working with individuals or groups. T...
The challenges
The down sides to Clinical Psychology is the amount of time you spend studying for this specialist title (typically a 4-year Undergrad course plus 2-years minimum Postgrad course PLUS 2-years supervis...
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Oct 2018
Being a clinical psychologist enables you to make a difference to children and family's lives.
Reviewer's Qualification
Master of Psychology (Clinical Psychology)
Experience
1 – 4 years
Organisation size
Large (200+ employees)
Specialisation
Clinical Psychology
The good things
Multidisciplinary team environment of supportive and empathetic individuals. Variety of work activities/responsibilities. Making a difference to children and their families. Opportunity to use my rang...
The challenges
Department is considerably understaffed. Environment is toxic with building mould and traumatised clients. Extensive pressure to see more and more clients, with no changes to current systems. Hence wo...
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