Lindsey Thompson

What are you doing now?

I am currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Educational Psychology from the University of Tennessee - Knoxville and working as a Registered Behavior Technician for the Riley Behavioral and Educational Center in Huntsville, AL.  

How did UNA's psychology program help you achieve what you have become?

I am forever grateful for the psychology program at UNA! The professors in the psychology department were incredibly helpful in guiding me towards concentrations that best suit my interests and advancements to my academic career. The program also provided me with, not only the experiences I needed to become established in the field, but also how to be confident, effective, and impactful.

What advice would you give students who are interested in becoming UNA psychology majors?

Do it! If you are genuinely interested in psychology, the UNA psych program is the perfect place to start. The field is incredibly diverse which does not limit future educational and career advancements. The professors are intelligent, engaging, and passionate which makes learning enjoyable!