Results 1–9 of 9 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "African-American Students May Improve..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicStress (3)Personality (2)Bullying (1)Education (1)Health disparities (1) 8 more... [+] Hypnosis (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Sexuality (1)Shyness (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Sport & exercise (1)Testing issues (1)Violence (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicX Results 1–9 of 9 Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.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 2.BullyingBullying is aggressive physical contact, words or actions to cause another person injury or discomfort. Cyberbullying uses an electronic device for aggressive, repeated and intentional acts of bullying such as name calling, sending threatening emails, placing photos of persons on the Internet without permission and sending viruses. Psychology Topic 3.Testing IssuesInformation about psychological testing issues, including the development, creation, administration, scoring and interpretation of psychological tests of abilities such as intelligence or aptitudes; personality (e.g., traits, attitudes); and mental health, including neurological disorders.Psychology Topic 4.PersonalityPersonality refers to individual differences in patterns of thinking, feeling and behaving. The study of personality focuses on individual differences in particular personality characteristics and how the parts of a person come together as a whole.Psychology Topic 5.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 6.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 7.Sport and ExerciseRegular physical activity and participation in sports are good for your body, reducing the risk that you’ll develop high blood pressure, heart disease, colon cancer and diabetes. Sport psychologists can help you overcome problems, enhance your performance and achieve your goals.Psychology Topic 8.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 9.StressStress can interfere with normal living, damage your physical health or cause difficulties with concentration or mood. Psychology Topic Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–9 of 9 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "African-American Students May Improve..."