Results 1–10 of 18 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "Weighing in on fat bias" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicHuman rights (3)Children (2)Disability (2)Parenting (2)Teens (2) 21 more... [+] Testing issues (2)Therapy (2)Women & men (2)ADHD (1)Aging (1)Alzheimer's (1)Bipolar disorder (1)Education (1)Emotional health (1)Ethics (1)Intelligence (1)Law & psychology (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Obesity (1)Race (1)Safety & design (1)Sexual abuse (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Stress (1)Trauma (1)Workplace issues (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicXYear2011 (1) Results 1–10 of 18 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.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 2.Answers to Your Questions about Psychology and Human RightsPage describes APA position on torture, human trafficking, human rights violations and rights for the mentally ill.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.Socioeconomic StatusSocioeconomic status is commonly conceptualized as the social standing or class of an individual or group.Psychology Topic 5.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 6.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)7.ObesityObesity is marked by excess accumulation of body fat caused by genetic factors and behavioral factors — especially eating too much and exercising too little. Obesity can lead to diabetes, heart disease, sleep apnea and other problems.Psychology Topic 8.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 9.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 10.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 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 18 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "Weighing in on fat bias"