Results 1–7 of 7 for "Psychology Subfield"X related to "Competencies for psychological practice..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicEducation (2)Personality (1)Sport & exercise (1)Testing issues (1)Therapy (1)Document TypePsychology SubfieldXYear2011 (1) Results 1–7 of 7 Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Public Description of Clinical NeuropsychologyThis neuropsychology specialty applies principles of assessment and intervention to normal and abnormal functioning of the central nervous system, and is dedicated to enhancing the understanding of brain‐behavior relationships and the application of such knowledge to human problems.Psychology Subfield 2.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)3.Sport Psychology Proficiency DescriptionSport psychology is a multidisciplinary field spanning psychology, sport science and medicine. The APA proficiency recognizes sport psychology as a postgraduate focus after a doctoral degree in one of the primary areas of psychology and licensure as a psychologist.Psychology Subfield 4.Public Description for Sleep PsychologySleep Psychology is a specialty that developed from the need to better understand and treat sleep and sleep‐related disorders.Psychology Subfield 5.Health Psychologists Study the Intersection of Health and BehaviorHealth 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.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.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 Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–7 of 7 for "Psychology Subfield"X related to "Competencies for psychological practice..."