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  • 1.Personality Assessment Public Description
    This 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)
  • 2.Public Description of Clinical Psychology
    Clinical 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
  • 3.Behavioral and Cognitive Psychology Public Description
    This 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
  • 4.Public Description of Assessment and Treatment of Serious Mental Illness
    The proficiency in Assessment and Treatment of Serious Mental Illness is designed to provide professional psychologists with specialized assessment and treatment expertise to help people who have serious mental illnesses achieve their full functional capability.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 5.Educational Psychology Promotes Teaching and Learning
    Psychologists 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
  • 6.Health Psychologists Study the Intersection of Health and Behavior
    Health 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
  • 7.Police and Public Safety
    Police and public safety consists of the application of the science and profession of psychology in four primary domains of practice: assessment, clinical intervention, operational support and organizational consulting.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 8.Public Description of Industrial and Organizational Psychology
    Industrial and Organizational Psychology is a general practice specialty of professional psychology with a focus on scientifically-based solutions to human problems in work and other organizational settings.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 9.Public Description of Clinical Neuropsychology
    This 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
  • 10.Brain Science and Cognitive Psychology Explores Our Mental Processes
    Brain 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
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