Results 1–10 of 47 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "New Methods Show Promise to Help..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicTherapy (10)Stress (6)Emotional health (5)Teens (5)Human rights (4) 44 more... [+] Aging (3)Alzheimer's (3)Children (3)Disability (3)Ethics (3)Trauma (3)Law & psychology (2)Parenting (2)Personality (2)Sleep (2)Socioeconomic status (2)Testing issues (2)Violence (2)Women & men (2)Addictions (1)ADHD (1)Anger (1)Anxiety (1)Autism (1)Bipolar disorder (1)Bullying (1)Death & dying (1)Depression (1)Eating disorders (1)Education (1)Hate crimes (1)Health disparities (1)Hypnosis (1)Intelligence (1)Kids & the media (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Military (1)Natural disasters (1)Obesity (1)Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (1)Race (1)Safety & design (1)Schizophrenia (1)Sexual abuse (1)Sexuality (1)Shyness (1)Sport & exercise (1)Suicide (1)Workplace issues (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicXYear2011 (1) Results 1–10 of 47 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Health DisparitiesHealth disparities occur when differences in health status exist between one population group in comparison to a more advantaged group, and most address issues of social justice and equity. Learn more about APA research and where to get help.Psychology Topic 2.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 3.AnxietyAnxiety is characterized by feelings of tension, worried thoughts and physical changes. Anxiety disorders such as panic disorder and obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) cause recurring intrusive thoughts or concerns and physical symptoms such as sweating, trembling, dizziness or a rapid heartbeat.Psychology Topic 4.HypnosisHypnosis is a technique in which clinicians make suggestions to individuals who have undergone a procedure designed to relax them and focus their minds. It is used to treat conditions including pain, anxiety, mood disorders, and smoking.Psychology Topic 5.ShynessShyness is the tendency to feel awkward, worried or tense during social encounters. Severely shy people may have physical symptoms like upset stomach; worries about how others view them; and a tendency to withdraw from social interactions. Psychology Topic 6.SexPsychologists and other clinicians focus on many issues regarding sex including later life sex, enhancing or restoring sexual functioning and pleasure, erectile dysfunction, premature ejaculation and painful intercourse, for example. Psychologists also work to understand sex offenders, the victims of sexual abuse and rape, and try to reduce the proliferation of sexualized images of young women in advertising and the media.Psychology Topic 7.Bipolar DisorderBipolar disorder is a serious mental illness in which common emotions become intensely and often unpredictably magnified, including manic episodes — abnormally elevated or irritable moods — and possibly depression.Psychology Topic 8.Socioeconomic StatusSocioeconomic status is commonly conceptualized as the social standing or class of an individual or group.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.Natural DisastersEven when you’re not hurt physically, disasters can take a serious emotional toll. Normal reactions include intense feelings; flashbacks; trouble concentrating; disrupted eating and sleeping; strained personal relationships; and headaches, nausea or chest pain.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 47 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "New Methods Show Promise to Help..."