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Educational Psychology

Overview

Educational psychologists deal with the psychological and educational development of people in the education system.

This may include students of any age, their parents or guardians and the people who work with them. Their work can involve both assessment and intervention within the education setting. They are also likely to be involved in training and research on related issues.

In order to become an educational psychologist a primary degree in psychology is required. You also need to complete a training course in educational psychology, preferably at Masters level. You can enhance your chances of achieving a place on such a programme by gaining a teacher qualification or teaching experience, or experience working with young people in an educational setting. Working with students with disabilities would also be helpful.

Courses are currently offered by:

  • Queen's University, Belfast
  • University College Dublin

Related Upcoming Events

The Seven-Eyed Model of Supervision and the Supervisory Relationship
Presented by Robin Shohet, the Division of Counselling Psychology, Psychological Society of Ireland present a two-day workshop

1st November

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Technology and Autism: Intervention, Education, Communication, Fun & Sensory Processing & ASD
The Psychological Society of Ireland Autism Spectrum Disorders Special Interest Group is pleased to welcome Dr. Sue Fletcher Watson and Dr. David Simmons for a one day workshop event.

4th November

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PSI Annual Conference 2014
This year's PSI Annual Conference will be held at the Newpark Hotel, Kilkenny. Pre-conference workshops will be held on Wednesday 12th of November with Conference presentations beginning on the morning of Thursday 13th. Presentations will also take place on Friday 14th and Saturday 15th, with the Conference culminating with the Annual Gala Dinner on the Saturday night.

12th - 15th November

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