Results 1–10 of 23 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "American Psychological Foundation news:..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicTherapy (6)Emotional health (4)Teens (4)Aging (2)Alzheimer's (2) 30 more... [+] Human rights (2)Law & psychology (2)Stress (2)Testing issues (2)Trauma (2)Addictions (1)Autism (1)Bullying (1)Children (1)Death & dying (1)Depression (1)Disability (1)Eating disorders (1)Education (1)Ethics (1)Health disparities (1)Intelligence (1)Natural disasters (1)Parenting (1)Personality (1)Race (1)Schizophrenia (1)Sexual abuse (1)Sexuality (1)Shyness (1)Sleep (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Sport & exercise (1)Violence (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicXYear2011 (1) Results 1–10 of 23 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.AddictionsAddiction is the body's need for a drug to avoid withdrawal symptoms, and psychologists study aspects such as addictive behavior, dependence, tolerance and treatments for addiction.Psychology Topic 2.ParentingParents want to ensure children’s health and safety, prepare children for life as productive adults, and transmit cultural values. Links to tips on communicating with your kids, and more.Psychology Topic 3.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 4.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 5.SchizophreniaSchizophrenia is a serious mental illness characterized by incoherent or illogical thoughts, bizarre behavior and speech, and delusions or hallucinations, such as hearing voices.Psychology Topic 6.Emotional HealthEmotional health can lead to success in work, relationships and health. Happy people are more likely to work toward goals, find the resources they need and attract others with their energy and optimism.Psychology Topic 7.Sexual AbuseSexual abuse is unwanted sexual activity, with perpetrators using force, making threats or taking advantage of victims not able to give consent. Reactions include shock, fear, disbelief, anxiety or post-traumatic stress disorder.Psychology Topic 8.Death and DyingPsychologists can assess mood, mental functioning and pain at the end of life; treat depression, anxiety and other mental health problems; provide end-of-life counseling to the dying and their families; and advocate for good medical care.Psychology Topic 9.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 10.TraumaTrauma is an emotional response to a terrible event like an accident, rape or natural disaster. Reactions such as shock and denial are typical. Longer term reactions include unpredictable emotions, flashbacks, strained relationships and even physical symptoms.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 23 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "American Psychological Foundation news:..."