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...an Active Listener, you are giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, not interrupting the patient at inappropriate times, and asking the right questions. By having Social Perceptiveness, you are being aware of others reactions and understanding why they react the way they do. By being a Complex Problem Solver, you identify problems, review related information to develop options solutions. As a Critical Thinker, you use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of solutions, or approaches to problems. Last, having speaking skills helps talking to others to convey information effectively. These skills will not only help psychologists become successful in their field, but it also guarantees them job security. Because what good is a psychologist if they don’t have any of these skills sets?
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