Results 1–10 of 24 for "Psychology Subfield"X related to "News from APA's divisions" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicEducation (6)Workplace issues (2)Aging (1)Emotional health (1)Environment (1) 4 more... [+] Personality (1)Sport & exercise (1)Testing issues (1)Therapy (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology SubfieldXYear2011 (1) Results 1–10 of 24 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Rehabilitation Psychology Helps People Overcome ChallengesRehabilitation psychologists study and work with individuals with disabilities and chronic health conditions to help them overcome challenges and improve their quality of life.Psychology Subfield 2.Health Psychologists Study the Intersection of Health and BehaviorHealth psychologists use psychological science to promote health, prevent illness and improve health care systems. They focus on how biological, social and psychological factors influence our choices about health. Psychology Subfield 3.Public Description of Clinical Health PsychologyThis specialty applies scientific knowledge of the interrelationships among behavioral, emotional, cognitive, social and biological components in health and disease to the promotion and maintenance of health; the prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of illness and disability; and the improvement of the health care system. Psychology Subfield 4.Educational Psychology Promotes Teaching and LearningPsychologists working in education study how people learn and retain knowledge. They apply psychological science to improve the learning process and promote educational success for all students.Psychology Subfield 5.Sport Psychology Proficiency DescriptionSport psychology is a multidisciplinary field spanning psychology, sport science and medicine. The APA proficiency recognizes sport psychology as a postgraduate focus after a doctoral degree in one of the primary areas of psychology and licensure as a psychologist.Psychology Subfield 6.Public Description of Clinical NeuropsychologyThis neuropsychology specialty applies principles of assessment and intervention to normal and abnormal functioning of the central nervous system, and is dedicated to enhancing the understanding of brain‐behavior relationships and the application of such knowledge to human problems.Psychology Subfield 7.Public Description of Clinical PsychologyClinical Psychology is a general practice and health service provider specialty in professional psychology. Clinical psychologists assess, diagnose, predict, prevent and treat psychopathology, mental disorders and other individual or group problems to improve behavior adjustment, adaptation, personal effectiveness and satisfaction.Psychology Subfield 8.Public Description of Forensic PsychologyForensic psychologists are are engaged as experts and represent themselves as such, in an activity primarily intended to provide professional psychological expertise to the judicial system.Psychology Subfield 9.Public Description of Family PsychologyFamily Psychology is a specialty in professional psychology that is focused on the emotions, thoughts and behavior of individuals, couples and families in relationships and in the broader environment in which they function.Psychology Subfield 10.Behavioral and Cognitive Psychology Public DescriptionThis specialty in professional psychology emphasizes an experimental-clinical approach distinguished by use of principles of human learning, development and theories of cognitive processing to promote meaningful change in maladaptive human behavior and thinking, and more.Psychology Subfield Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 24 for "Psychology Subfield"X related to "News from APA's divisions"