Results 1–10 of 35 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "Looking beyond the election — APA and..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicTherapy (6)Stress (5)Emotional health (3)Trauma (3)Aging (2) 37 more... [+] Alzheimer's (2)Children (2)Disability (2)Human rights (2)Parenting (2)Socioeconomic status (2)Teens (2)Testing issues (2)Violence (2)Women & men (2)Addictions (1)Anxiety (1)Autism (1)Bipolar disorder (1)Bullying (1)Death & dying (1)Depression (1)Education (1)Hate crimes (1)Health disparities (1)Hypnosis (1)Intelligence (1)Law & psychology (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Military (1)Natural disasters (1)Obesity (1)Personality (1)Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (1)Safety & design (1)Schizophrenia (1)Sexual abuse (1)Sexuality (1)Sleep (1)Sport & exercise (1)Suicide (1)Workplace issues (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicXYear2011 (1) Results 1–10 of 35 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Bipolar DisorderBipolar disorder is a serious mental illness in which common emotions become intensely and often unpredictably magnified, including manic episodes — abnormally elevated or irritable moods — and possibly depression.Psychology Topic 2.AgingPsychologists who work with older adults — geropsychologists — assess mental functioning, depression and other problems, as well as design policies and services to enhance the quality of life of older people and their caregivers.Psychology Topic 3.AutismAutism is the most severe developmental disability, involving impairments in social interaction — such as being aware of other people’s feelings — and verbal and nonverbal communication.Psychology Topic 4.Human RightsHuman rights are rights to which all human beings are inherently entitled. APA’s vision statement includes serving as an effective champion of the application of psychology to promote human rights.Psychology Topic (January 2011)5.HypnosisHypnosis is a technique in which clinicians make suggestions to individuals who have undergone a procedure designed to relax them and focus their minds. It is used to treat conditions including pain, anxiety, mood disorders, and smoking.Psychology Topic 6.BullyingBullying is aggressive physical contact, words or actions to cause another person injury or discomfort. Cyberbullying uses an electronic device for aggressive, repeated and intentional acts of bullying such as name calling, sending threatening emails, placing photos of persons on the Internet without permission and sending viruses. Psychology Topic 7.ObesityObesity is marked by excess accumulation of body fat caused by genetic factors and behavioral factors — especially eating too much and exercising too little. Obesity can lead to diabetes, heart disease, sleep apnea and other problems.Psychology Topic 8.AnxietyAnxiety is characterized by feelings of tension, worried thoughts and physical changes. Anxiety disorders such as panic disorder and obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) cause recurring intrusive thoughts or concerns and physical symptoms such as sweating, trembling, dizziness or a rapid heartbeat.Psychology Topic 9.ViolenceViolence is an extreme form of aggression, such as assault, rape or murder and it has many causes, including frustration, exposure to violent media, violence in the home or neighborhood, and a tendency to see other people's actions as hostile even when they're not.Psychology Topic 10.ChildrenPsychologists can help children cope with such problems as anxiety and depression, hyperactivity, conflicts with parents and stressful events like divorce or a parent’s death.Psychology Topic Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 35 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "Looking beyond the election — APA and..."