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  • 1.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
  • 2.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
  • 3.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
  • 4.Public Description of Clinical Psychology
    Clinical 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
  • 5.Brain Science and Cognitive Psychology Explores Our Mental Processes
    Brain science and cognitive psychologists study how the human mind thinks, remembers and learns. They apply psychological science to understand how we make decisions and perceive our world.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 6.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
  • 7.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
  • 8.Police and Public Safety
    Police and public safety consists of the application of the science and profession of psychology in four primary domains of practice: assessment, clinical intervention, operational support and organizational consulting.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 9.Public Description of Industrial and Organizational Psychology
    Industrial and Organizational Psychology is a general practice specialty of professional psychology with a focus on scientifically-based solutions to human problems in work and other organizational settings.
    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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