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Health and social care

Explore a variety of careers in psychology and social work.

Clinical psychology

As a clinical psychologist you could be dealing with a wide range of mental and physical health problem, including addiction, anxiety, depression, learning difficulties and relationship issues.

Educational psychology

Educational psychologists can either work directly with children and young adults or with parents, teachers and other professionals.

Forensic psychology

Working in this field involves applying psychological theory to criminal investigation and considering psychological problems associated with criminal behaviour and the treatment of criminals.

Occupational psychology

If you are looking to become an occupational psychologist it is worth considering a placement training year as part of your degree.

Social work

A career in social work would involve helping to protect vulnerable people and work with families to support them at difficult times in their lives.