Meg participated in practicum by taking 403R.
What type of projects did you work on as part of your Experiential Learning course?
I studied the research question: Why do couples drop out of therapy?
What day to day tasks were part of this experience?
Creating a survey and analyzing the data and writing a paper next semester.
What did you learn unexpectedly?
Research is fun! There is a lot of effort that goes into surveys and studying research questions and you have to think both scientifically and outside of the box!
How has this experience influenced your career goals?
This experience will open doors for further education. This experience has helped me consider a more research based profession.
What types of new opportunities are now available because of the experience?
Because of this research experience, I am a stronger candidate for further education and specific job opportunities.