My name is Griselda Colin and “I Dream To” … work as a psychologist like Lindsay Heller.
I was inspired to want to work as a psychologist because I am interested in helping people with problems. My mentor Lindsay Heller told me she was first inspired to work as a psychologist because she loves to help people. She also thinks that it is interesting to hear about the different issues and different stories. She has encouraged me to keep up with my education and follow my dream.
me, Student: Griselda Colin
Mentor: Lindsay Heller, Psy.D
Here is my interview with her:
Q1: How long did it take you to become a psychologist?
A: Well it took about 11 to 12 years to become a psychologist but before I got my career I did a lot of therapy in school and took practice therapy classes.
Q2: Do you have time for the people you love/family?
A: Actually I do have time for the people I love because I make my own schedule.
Q3: Did you get some loans to help you ?
A: I did get some loans and it was really helpful. Do well in school so it will not cost you any more than it needs to.
Q4: How was your first year of being a psychologist?
A: My first year was great and challenging because I had a lot of different jobs. As soon as I got my license, I wanted to do everything.
me: Thank you !
Lindsay: You’re welcome !