Results 1–10 of 55 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "APA offers expertise to the court" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicTherapy (11)Emotional health (6)Stress (5)Teens (5)Human rights (4) 49 more... [+] Aging (3)Alzheimer's (3)Children (3)Disability (3)Law & psychology (3)Sexuality (3)Trauma (3)Women & men (3)Education (2)Ethics (2)Parenting (2)Personality (2)Safety & design (2)Sleep (2)Socioeconomic status (2)Testing issues (2)Violence (2)Abortion (1)Addictions (1)ADHD (1)Anger (1)Anxiety (1)Autism (1)Bipolar disorder (1)Bullying (1)Death & dying (1)Depression (1)Eating disorders (1)Environment (1)Hate crimes (1)Health disparities (1)HIV & AIDS (1)Hypnosis (1)Immigration (1)Intelligence (1)Kids & the media (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Military (1)Money (1)Natural disasters (1)Obesity (1)Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (1)Race (1)Schizophrenia (1)Sexual abuse (1)Shyness (1)Sport & exercise (1)Suicide (1)Workplace issues (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicXYear2013 (1)2011 (1)2010 (9) Results 1–10 of 55 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.RaceAccording to research by psychologists and others, prejudice and discrimination are still problems in American society. Research also shows that contact between people of different racial and ethnic backgrounds can reduce stereotyping and prejudice.Psychology Topic 2.IntelligenceIntelligence refers to intellectual functioning. IQ tests compare your performance with other people your age taking the same test, but they don't measure other kinds of intelligence, such as social intelligence, which is the expertise people bring to their interactions with others.Psychology Topic 3.Hate CrimesHate crimes are any felony or violent crime based on prejudice against a particular group. Compared to other crimes, hate crimes have a broader impact on victims and communities because they target core aspects of identity.Psychology Topic 4.Human RightsHuman rights are rights to which all human beings are inherently entitled. APA’s vision statement includes serving as an effective champion of the application of psychology to promote human rights.Psychology Topic (January 2011)5.Law & PsychologyPsychologists study the legal system, jurors, child custody, health care reform, police interrogation and false confessions.Psychology Topic (January 2010)6.AbortionAbortion, the medical or surgical termination of a pregnancy, is a controversial medical procedure. A research review found no evidence that a single abortion harms a woman’s mental health.Psychology Topic (January 2010)7.Marriage and DivorceHealthy marriages are good for couples’ mental and physical health as well as for children; however, about 40 to 50 percent of married couples in the United States divorce.Psychology Topic 8.EthicsIn psychology, APA’s Ethical Principles of Psychologists and Code of Conduct lays out standards for psychologists and identifies behaviors that deserve punishment. Psychology Topic 9.Learning & MemoryLearning is the acquisition of skill or knowledge, while memory is the expression of what you’ve acquired. If you acquire the new skill or knowledge slowly and laboriously, that’s learning. If acquisition occurs instantly, that’s making a memory.Psychology Topic 10.DisabilityMore than 13 percent of noninstitutionalized adults have some sort of physical disability. The most common physical disabilities are trouble hearing, moving around or doing day-to-day tasks like getting dressed.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 55 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "APA offers expertise to the court"