Results 1–10 of 25 for "Psychology Subfield"X related to "New Methods for the Analysis of Change" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicEducation (7)Emotional health (2)Therapy (2)Aging (1)Personality (1) 3 more... [+] Sport & exercise (1)Testing issues (1)Workplace issues (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology SubfieldXYear2011 (1) Results 1–10 of 25 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next 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.Psychopharmacology Public DescriptionThis proficiency applies psychopharmacological principles, scientific data and clinical practices to individual psychopathology and problems, and blends the scientific study of behavior, its biological basis, and the interaction of medication to produce therapeutic changes in normal and abnormal functioning.Psychology Subfield 3.Experimental Psychology Examines the Underpinnings of Human and Animal BehaviorExperimental psychologists use science to explore the processes behind human and animal behavior. 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.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 6.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)7.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 8.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 9.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 10.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 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 25 for "Psychology Subfield"X related to "New Methods for the Analysis of Change"