Results 1–10 of 12 for "Psychology Subfield"X related to "Personalities: October 2012" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicEducation (5)Emotional health (1)Personality (1)Sport & exercise (1)Testing issues (1) 1 more... [+] Therapy (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology SubfieldXYear2011 (1) Results 1–10 of 12 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Personality Assessment Public DescriptionThis 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)2.Experimental Psychology Examines the Underpinnings of Human and Animal BehaviorExperimental psychologists use science to explore the processes behind human and animal behavior. Psychology Subfield 3.Public Description of Clinical Health PsychologyThis 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 4.Public Description of Psychoanalysis in PsychologyThis 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 5.Developmental Psychology Studies Human Development Across the Lifespan Developmental psychologists focus on human growth and changes across the lifespan, including physical, cognitive, social, intellectual, perceptual, personality and emotional growth.Psychology Subfield 6.Public Description of Clinical PsychologyClinical Psychology is a general practice and health service provider specialty in professional psychology. Clinical psychologists assess, diagnose, predict, prevent and treat psychopathology, mental disorders and other individual or group problems to improve behavior adjustment, adaptation, personal effectiveness and satisfaction.Psychology Subfield 7.Behavioral and Cognitive Psychology Public DescriptionThis 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 8.Public Description of Family PsychologyFamily Psychology is a specialty in professional psychology that is focused on the emotions, thoughts and behavior of individuals, couples and families in relationships and in the broader environment in which they function.Psychology Subfield 9.Counseling PsychologyCounseling 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 10.Sport and Performance Psychology Delivers Peak PerformanceSport 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 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 12 for "Psychology Subfield"X related to "Personalities: October 2012"