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Explore Some Common Myths About Psychology

By February 12, 2013

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As a psychology enthusiast, you have probably heard quite a few myths and misconceptions about the subject. Have you ever heard someone say that psychology research is just common sense? Or that psychology isn't a real science? Learn more about some of these common myths about psychology.


I recently asked some our Facebook readers to share some of the common myths about psychology students and received a lot of fun and interesting responses. Check out just a few of some of the most often heard misconceptions about psychology majors.

What do you think is the biggest misconceptions about being a psychology student? Share your experiences and read what others have to say!

Now that we've looked at some of the most common misunderstandings about psychology, now it's time to dispel the myths with a few facts. Check out these 10 basic facts about psychology.

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