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CLINICAL, COUNSELING, AND SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGISTS
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Occupation Description:
 
  Diagnose and treat mental disorders; learning disabilities; and cognitive, behavioral, and emotional problems, using individual, child, family, and group therapies. May design and implement behavior modification programs.
 
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  Specialized Occupations:
 
 
  * School Psychologists (ONET code: 19-3031.01)
 
  * Clinical Psychologists (ONET code: 19-3031.02)
 
  * Counseling Psychologists (ONET code: 19-3031.03)
 
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Education & Training:
 
  Doctor's degree
 
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License Authority for Psychologist:  (License details)
 
  Department of Public Health
Health Care Systems Branch
Practitioner Licensing & Investigations Section
410 Capitol Avenue
P.O.Box 340308
Hartford, CT   006134 -00308
(860) 509-7603
email: olpc.dph@ct.gov
www.ct.gov/dph/license

 
License Authority for Psychologist:  (License details)
 
  Department of Public Health
Health Care Systems Branch
Practitioner Licensing & Investigations Section
410 Capitol Avenue
P.O.Box 340308
Hartford, CT   006134 -00308
(860) 509-7603
email: olpc.dph@ct.gov
www.ct.gov/dph/license

 
License Authority for Psychologist:  (License details)
 
  Department of Public Health
Health Care Systems Branch
Practitioner Licensing & Investigations Section
410 Capitol Avenue
P.O.Box 340308
Hartford, CT   006134 -00308
(860) 509-7603
email: olpc.dph@ct.gov
www.ct.gov/dph/license

 
License Authority for Psychologist:  (License details)
 
  Department of Public Health
Health Care Systems Branch
Practitioner Licensing & Investigations Section
410 Capitol Avenue
P.O.Box 340308
Hartford, CT   006134 -00308
(860) 509-7603
email: olpc.dph@ct.gov
www.ct.gov/dph/license

 
License Authority for School Psychologist:  (License details)
 
  State Department of Education
Division of Teaching & Learning
Bureau of Educator Standards and Certification
165 Capitol Avenue, Room 243
P.O. Box 150471
Hartford, CT   006115 -00471
(860) 713-6969
email: teacher.cert@ct.gov
www.sde.ct.gov/sde/

 
Wage Information:
 
 
Region Average Annual Average Hourly Entry Level (hourly) Mid-Range  (hourly)
Statewide $90,295.00 $43.41 $29.35 $33.57 - $50.02
Bridgeport/Stamford $88,549.00 $42.58 $29.88 $32.84 - $51.69
Danbury $88,528.00 $42.56 $28.20 $32.53 - $49.66
Hartford $96,084.00 $46.19 $30.68 $35.90 - $51.92
New Haven $77,297.00 $37.17 $25.13 $31.44 - $45.35
New London/Norwich $80,791.00 $38.84 $27.35 $30.61 - $46.89
Waterbury $89,473.00 $43.02 $30.56 $32.77 - $50.45
Torrington $98,216.00 $47.22 $32.17 $36.17 - $58.63
      
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Occupation Outlook:
 
 
Region Employment Average Annual Growth Rate Average Annual Job Openings
2016 2026
State of Connecticut 2,700 2,900 0.7% 197
 
 
Chart of Growth Rate and Annual Openings   Employment in this occupation is expected to grow about as fast as average, and the number of annual openings will offer good or favorable job opportunities.
Key:
  N/A = Not Applicable, ***** = Over $60.00 per hour, ##### = Over $124,821
 
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