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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.

Pride Month and a Psychologist’s Guide to LGBT+ Clients
Psychological professionals in this day and age need to be an ally in one way or another to the LGBT+ community. As you grow in your skills, it is likely that you have learned that one of the key tenets of being a good psychological professional or therapist is your ability to listen and address your client with unconditional positive regard.

Coaches’ Corner Recap: What to do after your exam
In this week’s segment of Coaches’ Corner, which aired Wednesday May 23, coaches Melissa and Jennifer discussed what you should do after you take your licensure exam. They gave the following pointers...

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.

Quality Over Quantity: 3 Ways to Focus Your Studying
Do you get anxious when you look at all of the topics and prep questions you need to cover for your exam? It would be easy for you to get lost in all of the information that you are expected to know. Here are three tips to stay focused on quality, not quantity!

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.

Upcoming Blueprint Changes to the EPPP
Changes to the EPPP content blueprints are coming in 2018. No need to panic, AATBS has you covered!

Everything You Need to Know About EPPP Part 2
The ASPPB recently made some important announcements about changes in the upcoming EPPP Part 2, including a new launch date.

How Cognitive Distortions May Affect Your EPPP Success
Did you know that cognitive distortions could hold you back from success on the EPPP? In this video, Renee St. Jacques explains that her own negative mentality about the EPPP and the study process (including negative self-talk such as “I'm a fake,” “I'm not smart enough,” and “the EPPP is bad”) had real-world effects, hindering her ability successfully to prepare for the EPPP. Renee shares what she did to address this and how the same techniques can help you as you prepare for the psychology licensing exam.