Results 1–10 of 40 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "The roots of mental illness" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicTherapy (10)Stress (6)Emotional health (4)Teens (4)Aging (3) 39 more... [+] Alzheimer's (3)Children (3)Disability (3)Human rights (3)Trauma (3)Ethics (2)Law & psychology (2)Parenting (2)Personality (2)Socioeconomic status (2)Testing issues (2)Women & men (2)ADHD (1)Anger (1)Anxiety (1)Autism (1)Bipolar disorder (1)Death & dying (1)Depression (1)Education (1)Hate crimes (1)Health disparities (1)Hypnosis (1)Intelligence (1)Kids & the media (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Military (1)Natural disasters (1)Obesity (1)Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (1)Safety & design (1)Schizophrenia (1)Sexual abuse (1)Sexuality (1)Shyness (1)Sleep (1)Suicide (1)Violence (1)Workplace issues (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicXYear2011 (1) Results 1–10 of 40 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.SchizophreniaSchizophrenia is a serious mental illness characterized by incoherent or illogical thoughts, bizarre behavior and speech, and delusions or hallucinations, such as hearing voices.Psychology Topic 2.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 3.SuicideSuicide is the act of killing yourself, most often as a result of depression or other mental illness. Learn about suicide warning signs and steps to prevent suicide.Psychology Topic 4.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 5.DepressionPeople with depression may lack pleasure in daily activities, significant weight loss or gain, insomnia or excessive sleeping, lack of energy, inability to concentrate, feelings of worthlessness or guilt and thoughts of death or suicide.Psychology Topic 6.ParentingParents want to ensure children’s health and safety, prepare children for life as productive adults, and transmit cultural values. Links to tips on communicating with your kids, and more.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.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 9.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 10.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 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 40 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "The roots of mental illness"