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  • 1.Public Description of Clinical Health Psychology
    This specialty applies scientific knowledge of the interrelationships among behavioral, emotional, cognitive, social and biological components in health and disease to the promotion and maintenance of health; the prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of illness and disability; and the improvement of the health care system.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 2.Behavioral and Cognitive Psychology Public Description
    This specialty in professional psychology emphasizes an experimental-clinical approach distinguished by use of principles of human learning, development and theories of cognitive processing to promote meaningful change in maladaptive human behavior and thinking, and more.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 3.Professional Geropsychology Public Description
    This specialty helps older persons and their families maintain well-being, overcome problems, achieve maximum potential during later life, appreciate the diversity among older adults, the complex ethical issues that can arise in geriatric practice and the importance of interdisciplinary models of care.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 4.Quantitative Psychology Designs Research Methods to Test Complex Issues
    Quantitative psychologists study and develop the methods and techniques used to measure human behavior and other attributes. Their work involves the statistical and mathematical modeling of psychological processes, the design of research studies and the analysis of psychological data.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 5.Health Psychologists Study the Intersection of Health and Behavior
    Health psychologists use psychological science to promote health, prevent illness and improve health care systems. They focus on how biological, social and psychological factors influence our choices about health.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 6.Psychopharmacology Public Description
    This proficiency applies psychopharmacological principles, scientific data and clinical practices to individual psychopathology and problems, and blends the scientific study of behavior, its biological basis, and the interaction of medication to produce therapeutic changes in normal and abnormal functioning.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 7.Public Description of Psychoanalysis in Psychology
    This specialty's theories of personality are used to implement long-term, intensive, psychotherapeutic activity, employing such interventions as dream interpretation, attention to free association, analysis of the therapist-patient relationship, and more to achieve effective character transformation.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 8.Personality Assessment Public Description
    This proficiency in professional psychology involves the administration, scoring and interpretation of empirically supported measures of personality traits and styles in order to refine clinical diagnoses, structure and inform psychological interventions, increase the accuracy of behavioral prediction in a variety of contexts.
    Psychology Subfield (January 2011)
  • 9.Sport and Performance Psychology Delivers Peak Performance
    Sport and performance psychologists study human behavior in sport, exercise and performance. They focus on identifying and applying psychological principles that facilitate peak physical action, enhance physical ability and achieve optimal human performance.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 10.Counseling Psychology
    Counseling psychology is a general practice and health service provider specialty in professional psychology. It focuses on personal and interpersonal functioning across the life span and on emotional, social, vocational, educational, health-related, developmental and organizational concerns.
    Psychology Subfield
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