Every state has a Department of Professional Regulation which sets criteria and maintains professional licensure. For this Assignment, you will visit your State Department of Professional Regulation and take time to explore the site and the various career possibilities listed within the field of psychology. After reviewing services offered, choose one of the listed careers which is of potential interest to you as a future professional and discuss the following:
- Services offered by my State Department of Professional Regulation.
- Potential profession of interest including reason for choice.
- Education and License requirements.
- Discuss the rationale behind having professions in psychology regulated and licensed. Did your exploration change your interest in this particular profession? (150 words).
I live in North Carolina and looking into substance abuse counseling.