Results 1–10 of 28 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "GPE gives boost to geropsychology..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicTherapy (8)Children (3)Emotional health (3)Stress (3)Teens (3) 28 more... [+] Trauma (3)Aging (2)Alzheimer's (2)Disability (2)Ethics (2)Human rights (2)Parenting (2)Personality (2)Testing issues (2)Addictions (1)ADHD (1)Anger (1)Anxiety (1)Autism (1)Depression (1)Education (1)Intelligence (1)Military (1)Natural disasters (1)Obesity (1)Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (1)Race (1)Schizophrenia (1)Sexual abuse (1)Shyness (1)Sleep (1)Violence (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicX Results 1–10 of 28 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.AgingPsychologists who work with older adults — geropsychologists — assess mental functioning, depression and other problems, as well as design policies and services to enhance the quality of life of older people and their caregivers.Psychology Topic 2.Alzheimer's DiseaseAlzheimer’s disease is a chronic brain disease that gradually erodes an individual’s memory, intellectual abilities and personality, eventually impairing the ability to think, speak or perform such basic tasks as getting dressed or eating.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.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.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 7.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 8.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 9.Post-traumatic Stress DisorderPost-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is an anxiety problem caused by a traumatic event, such as combat, a natural disaster or crime, or even a traffic accident. PTSD may affect your personal relationships or health and well-being.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 28 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "GPE gives boost to geropsychology..."