Results 1–9 of 9 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "What the Ethics Code says about..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicEthics (2)Trauma (2)Addictions (1)Children (1)Health disparities (1) 8 more... [+] Personality (1)Sexual abuse (1)Sexuality (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Stress (1)Therapy (1)Violence (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicX Results 1–9 of 9 Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.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 2.TherapyTherapy is a treatment for psychological problems in which therapists and clients work together to understand problems and come up with plans for fixing them, generally by changing ineffective thoughts, emotions or behaviors. Psychology Topic 3.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 4.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 5.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 6.ViolenceViolence is an extreme form of aggression, such as assault, rape or murder and it has many causes, including frustration, exposure to violent media, violence in the home or neighborhood, and a tendency to see other people's actions as hostile even when they're not.Psychology Topic 7.ChildrenPsychologists can help children cope with such problems as anxiety and depression, hyperactivity, conflicts with parents and stressful events like divorce or a parent’s death.Psychology Topic 8.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 9.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 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 "What the Ethics Code says about..."