Looking at the pros and cons of doing a mental health doctorate past a master's degree
For a a lot mental health therapists, the questions and allure of doing a doctorate can be surprisingly persistent. You might be on the other side of finishing a master's degree, or trying to decide if you want to start on the doctoral path from the very beginning. Either way, it is easy to a assume that professional prestige and greater financial success will, of course, follow the more education you undertake. There are clear pros in pursuing a doctorate, but there are also reasons to pause and consider the relative benefits and costs in further schooling.
To make this process easier, we have created our Doctorate Decider Worksheet, which you can get for free by clicking here. And for more detail, here is walk through video for anyone who is trying to think through the relative pros and cons of pursuing a doctorate in a mental health discipline.