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EPPP2: Exploring Relational Competence
Over the next few weeks, we’ll be taking a look at some of the new areas the EPPP2 will test and what domains within the area the exam will ask about. This week, we’re focusing on the domain Relational Competence.

EPPP2: Honing in on Assessment and Intervention
In March 2016, the Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards (ASPPB) announced the plan to develop a second portion to the EPPP in order to assess the practical competency of Psychology candidates. Originally planned to be a mandatory aspect of the EPPP starting in January 2020 for all candidates, in October 2018, the ASPPB rescinded the decision and gave the state boards the opportunity to determine whether they would adopt the updated exam or maintain the current version of the EPPP. States that determine to adopt the updated exam format will start implementation beginning January 2020.

Why do I need an EPPP Coach?
Coaching often seems like a foreign concept, but can be very helpful in preparing for the EPPP. If you are like most graduate students, you are likely a strong writer but haven’t taken a long multiple-choice exam in years.

Learn About EPPP2, or Enhanced EPPP | AATBS
Learn About the EPPP2, or Enhanced EPPP, How to Prepare and What Changes on the Licensure Exam. AATBS is the Leader in Behavioral Health Exam Prep.

Why Continuing Education Courses are Important After Getting Your License
After you got your license, there’s no doubt you breathed a sigh of relief and happiness. After years of school, followed by additional hours logged studying to pass the exam, it’s a breath of fresh air when the worries about high pressure testing situations are over.

Just starting out: What I Wish I Learned in Psychology Graduate School
The information gathered and presented here is from actual young career professionals—ones who are just endeavoring out in their careers. They have been kind enough to share their wisdom and some information that might help out other young career professionals. We’ve compiled this information into a cohesive article of ways to get an edge in the field.

The Goldilocks Effect - How Much Studying is
Spending over 400 hours EPPP study materials has shown negative results in exam prep. This group of people not only failed to improve, but were less likely to pass the exam.

Anxiety vs. Nervousness: Know the difference so you can handle it better
Are you feeling anxious or nervousness? Knowing the difference can help you work through the feeling quicker and more efficiently.

How to Master EPPP Material
The skills required to successfully pass the EPPP are like three legs of a stool: If one leg is broken, the entire stool will fall apart. Explore specific steps you can take to achieve content mastery in the first part of our series.

Tips for Choosing the Best Answer on EPPP Questions
To prepare for this exam, a candidate needs more than simply knowledge of the field; he or she also needs to have a very specific set of test-taking skills. Such skills include knowing how to interpret the various questions as well as the best practices for choosing the most likely answer. This article walks you through some of these skills and best practices.