Results 1–7 of 7 for "Psychology Subfield"X related to "Advances in Clinical Cognitive Science:..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicSport & exercise (2)Aging (1)Education (1)Personality (1)Testing issues (1)Document TypePsychology SubfieldXYear2011 (1) Results 1–7 of 7 Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Quantitative Psychology Designs Research Methods to Test Complex Issues Quantitative psychologists study and develop the methods and techniques used to measure human behavior and other attributes. Their work involves the statistical and mathematical modeling of psychological processes, the design of research studies and the analysis of psychological data.Psychology Subfield 2.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 3.Brain Science and Cognitive Psychology Explores Our Mental ProcessesBrain science and cognitive psychologists study how the human mind thinks, remembers and learns. They apply psychological science to understand how we make decisions and perceive our world.Psychology Subfield 4.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 5.Professional Geropsychology Public Description This specialty helps older persons and their families maintain well-being, overcome problems, achieve maximum potential during later life, appreciate the diversity among older adults, the complex ethical issues that can arise in geriatric practice and the importance of interdisciplinary models of care.Psychology Subfield 6.Sport and Performance Psychology Delivers Peak PerformanceSport and performance psychologists study human behavior in sport, exercise and performance. They focus on identifying and applying psychological principles that facilitate peak physical action, enhance physical ability and achieve optimal human performance.Psychology Subfield 7.Personality Assessment Public DescriptionThis proficiency in professional psychology involves the administration, scoring and interpretation of empirically supported measures of personality traits and styles in order to refine clinical diagnoses, structure and inform psychological interventions, increase the accuracy of behavioral prediction in a variety of contexts.Psychology Subfield (January 2011) Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–7 of 7 for "Psychology Subfield"X related to "Advances in Clinical Cognitive Science:..."