Analysis of Field Experience Essay

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“Analysis of Experiences”

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I have taken several psychology courses at Southeastern Oklahoma State University. I believe that SOSU is a very prestige school and the Psychology Department. The Psychology Professors’ are outstanding teachers and mentors. The Psychology courses that I believe have helped me the most through my Field Experience at the Crisis Control Center would have to be, Abnormal Psychology, Psychology of Personality, Interviewing Skills, Social Psychology, and Psychology of Adjustment.
These courses that I have listed have helped me through this internship more than I could have ever known. Being at the shelter on a
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This is what I would like to do. To be able to help these women and their children makes me feel good. It is a very personal career. You have to be able to separate yourself from work and home although it is very difficult to do.
At times I have felt like I needed to cry, scream, and I am always worried about our client’s well being. It is very hard to get an image of a victim out of your head that has been so severely beaten that you cannot recognize her. At times you are in such a daze, asking yourself “Did I just really see this.”
It is a dangerous job at times. I was told coming into my internship to have a fake name ready to use. Why? I asked. Because you will run into these client’s and/or their assailants at Wal-Mart, Restaurants, and many other places in Durant. The assailants are always mad at you for helping their girlfriend, or wife that they may start coming after you. These men will try to hurt you if they find out who you are.
This internship has taught me so many things. I am so glad that I chose the Crisis Control Center. The people there are great and they will help you with whatever you need. I will miss them dearly. G

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