26th APS Annual Convention: Mark Your Calendar (San Francisco, CA, USA - May 22-25, 2014)

Psi Chi Symposium

Promoting Leadership Skills in Psychology Students Through Extracurricular Experience

Friday, May 23, 2014, 9:00 AM - 10:20 AM
Union Square 20

Jason R. Young Chair: Jason R. Young
Hunter College, The City University of New York

Psychology students are expected to develop leadership skills that contribute to their subsequent careers. These skills are desirable to potential employers and in graduate education. Leadership skills include communication, consensus building, listening and developing shared goals. Skill development, leadership in the workplace and program assessment issues will be presented.

 

Susan Becker

Leadership Skill Development in Undergraduates and Alumni
Susan Becker
Colorado Mesa University

Co-Author: Rita Schenkelberg, Colorado Mesa University

Co-Author: Nellie Hellyer, Colorado Mesa University

Co-Author: Selah McMath, Colorado Mesa University


Martha S. Zlokovich

Developing Leadership Skills for the Workplace
Martha S. Zlokovich
Psi Chi, the International Honor Society in Psychology


Jason R. Young

Developing Leadership Opportunities Through Extra-Curricular Activities
Jason R. Young
Hunter College, The City University of New York


 

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