A Psych Moving Abroad Stories
By Pascale Paradis
A Psych Moving Abroad StoriesMay 21, 2021
Episode 8: Andrew’s Story from Australia to the UK
In this episode, Andrew talks about his experience moving from Australia to the UK and working as an educational psychologist in Essex after having completed a 4+2 training route in Australia. Andrew talks about his professional practice, learnings and also the registration pathway. A fascinating story with lots of insights into this journey…
If you would like to contact Andrew, you can email him at email@example.com
If you would like to participate in the A Psych Moving Abroad podcast, you can contact Dr Pascale Paradis at firstname.lastname@example.org
or you can join in Facebook groups - UK/Overseas Psychologists in Australia and A Psych Moving Abroad
Episode 7 - Denise's story from Brazil to Australia
Episode 6 - Katja's story, a German citizen, who lived in the US and recently in Kyrgyzstan, and moved during Covid to North Macedonia
Katja and Pascale also explore different ideas about working as a psychologist abroad when registration is challenging or/and language barriers exist.
To contact Katja directly about her experiences and journey, here is her email address, email@example.com
To participate in a podcast episode, contact Pascale at firstname.lastname@example.org
Episode 5 - Tess' journey from the UK to Hong Kong
In this episode, Pascale talks to Tess about her journey to Hong Kong from the UK as a clinical psychologist. Tess talks about her work there as well as learning points when working in a different culture. She also explains how her role in Hong Kong as a clinical psychologist is very different to the one in the NHS where she worked previously. A great episode with lots of insight when moving as a psychologist abroad.
If you wish to contact Tess directly about her experience in Hong Kong, here is her email address.
As always, if you wish to be part of the podcast, do not hesitate to get in touch with Pascale at email@example.com
Episode 4 - Terese's story from Australia to Qatar
In this episode, Terese shares her story about moving during a pandemic from Australia to Qatar. She explores reasons for making a move, as well as lessons learnt. She talks about living in Qatar and adapting to working in an international school.
As part of this episode, Pascale talks about her connection with the Families in Global Transition (FIGT) organisation who support families and professionals experiencing global moves. To connect with this organisation or become a member, find details here - https://www.figt.org
If interested in communicating directly with Terese, here is her email address - firstname.lastname@example.org
If interested in participating in this podcast, contact Pascale at email@example.com
Episode 3 - Maria's Story - From Russia to Australia
In this episode, Maria, a psychologist from Russia now in Australia, shares her journey and discusses with Pascale her challenges, learning points and strategies to adaptation. She also shares elements of her journey she is grateful for.
If you are interested in Maria's story and would like to contact her, her email address is Maria.firstname.lastname@example.org
To participate in A Psych Moving Abroad Stories podcast, contact Pascale at this email address email@example.com