Like many medical workers, a lot of Psychologists are just tired and bored out of their mind working as psychologists, so Psychologists are now looking for alternative ways to make money online. In this guide, We will discuss the 8 best ways to make money for Psychologists.
Here Are 8 Best Side Hustles For Psychologists
1. YouTube Channel For Psychologists
As a Psychologist, you have a very sought-after skill that can help people. Especially after covid, a lot of people are suffering because they are depressed of being lonely or just not feeling alright mentally. You have the power to change that by creating short 8 minute videos on YouTube on how to deal with day-to-day mental issues.
When creating YouTube Videos, You just have to make sure that they are over 8 minutes, so that you can monetize it. Initially, you will have to get 1,000 subscribers and 4,000 watch hours, which will take 1-2 months if you post regularly one video a week.
See This Article:
Is YouTube A Good Side Hustle? & How To Start A YouTube Channel
2. Write Self Help Books On Amazon
With the power of a tool called, CreateSpace, you can create and sell ebooks on Amazon’s Kindle and Paperback with little to less work. To write such book, First think of a topic that you think would be helpful and unique. For example: Dealing With Bullies For Teens, Managing seasonal Depression. Then write the book on Google doc or Microsoft word. Once you have that, you will need a COVER. You can setup Book cover for free on site called Canva. Then once you have that, you can publish it on Amazon. You should charge $9.99 or $19.99 to stay competitive.
3. Start A Psychology Blog
You can start a WordPress blog just like this one and earn a passive income from running Adsense or Mediavine ads on it. The only con is that you have to initially put out a lot of work to write these articles, which may take time and at times it gets boring writing articles that you know won’t get traffic for a while. See This guide on how to setup a blog \
4. Become A Mobile Notary
Maybe you want another side hustle that has nothing to do with your skill. This could be becoming a mobile notary. So pretty much, you have to get a certification from your state to be able to notarize paperwork and documents. You can charge up to $50- $100 for just making people sign in front of you and recording that. This could be an easy side-gig that you can do anywhere, anytime or maybe just on the weekends.
5. Join Talk Space as a Psychologist
TalkSpace is a site where you can offer your services as a licensed Psychologist at the comfort of your home without going anywhere. This is a great side hustle for psychologists because you don’t have to learn anything new. You just use your existing skill but online remotely on your time and at the price you want. If you get enough good reviews, you can even start starting a premium price for your services. Try to focus on catering to specific group of people so that you can charge more money. For example, instead of serving everyone, focus on maybe teenagers, or entrepreneurs.