Results 1–10 of 39 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "The role of APA’s Board of Directors" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicTherapy (8)Stress (5)Emotional health (4)Human rights (4)Teens (4) 36 more... [+] Aging (3)Alzheimer's (3)Children (3)Disability (3)Ethics (3)Trauma (3)Law & psychology (2)Parenting (2)Personality (2)Sleep (2)Violence (2)Addictions (1)ADHD (1)Anger (1)Anxiety (1)Autism (1)Bullying (1)Death & dying (1)Depression (1)Eating disorders (1)Hate crimes (1)Hypnosis (1)Intelligence (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Military (1)Natural disasters (1)Obesity (1)Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (1)Race (1)Safety & design (1)Sexual abuse (1)Shyness (1)Sport & exercise (1)Testing issues (1)Women & men (1)Workplace issues (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicXYear2011 (1) Results 1–10 of 39 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Hate CrimesHate crimes are any felony or violent crime based on prejudice against a particular group. Compared to other crimes, hate crimes have a broader impact on victims and communities because they target core aspects of identity.Psychology Topic 2.EthicsIn psychology, APA’s Ethical Principles of Psychologists and Code of Conduct lays out standards for psychologists and identifies behaviors that deserve punishment. Psychology Topic 3.Death and DyingPsychologists can assess mood, mental functioning and pain at the end of life; treat depression, anxiety and other mental health problems; provide end-of-life counseling to the dying and their families; and advocate for good medical care.Psychology Topic 4.Natural DisastersEven when you’re not hurt physically, disasters can take a serious emotional toll. Normal reactions include intense feelings; flashbacks; trouble concentrating; disrupted eating and sleeping; strained personal relationships; and headaches, nausea or chest pain.Psychology Topic 5.Learning & MemoryLearning is the acquisition of skill or knowledge, while memory is the expression of what you’ve acquired. If you acquire the new skill or knowledge slowly and laboriously, that’s learning. If acquisition occurs instantly, that’s making a memory.Psychology Topic 6.RaceAccording to research by psychologists and others, prejudice and discrimination are still problems in American society. Research also shows that contact between people of different racial and ethnic backgrounds can reduce stereotyping and prejudice.Psychology Topic 7.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)8.ShynessShyness is the tendency to feel awkward, worried or tense during social encounters. Severely shy people may have physical symptoms like upset stomach; worries about how others view them; and a tendency to withdraw from social interactions. Psychology Topic 9.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 10.Alzheimer's DiseaseAlzheimer’s disease is a chronic brain disease that gradually erodes an individual’s memory, intellectual abilities and personality, eventually impairing the ability to think, speak or perform such basic tasks as getting dressed or eating.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 39 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "The role of APA’s Board of Directors"