Results 1–10 of 14 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "Opportunities for psychologists,..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicAging (2)Alzheimer's (2)Children (2)Emotional health (2)Law & psychology (2) 17 more... [+] Stress (2)Teens (2)Therapy (2)Trauma (2)Anxiety (1)Health disparities (1)Human rights (1)Natural disasters (1)Parenting (1)Personality (1)Sexual abuse (1)Sexuality (1)Shyness (1)Sleep (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Sport & exercise (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicXYear2011 (1) Results 1–10 of 14 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.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)2.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 3.Emotional HealthEmotional health can lead to success in work, relationships and health. Happy people are more likely to work toward goals, find the resources they need and attract others with their energy and optimism.Psychology Topic 4.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 5.Health DisparitiesHealth disparities occur when differences in health status exist between one population group in comparison to a more advantaged group, and most address issues of social justice and equity. Learn more about APA research and where to get help.Psychology Topic 6.Sport and ExerciseRegular physical activity and participation in sports are good for your body, reducing the risk that you’ll develop high blood pressure, heart disease, colon cancer and diabetes. Sport psychologists can help you overcome problems, enhance your performance and achieve your goals.Psychology Topic 7.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 8.SexPsychologists and other clinicians focus on many issues regarding sex including later life sex, enhancing or restoring sexual functioning and pleasure, erectile dysfunction, premature ejaculation and painful intercourse, for example. Psychologists also work to understand sex offenders, the victims of sexual abuse and rape, and try to reduce the proliferation of sexualized images of young women in advertising and the media.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.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 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 14 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "Opportunities for psychologists,..."