Results 1–10 of 43 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "Preventing Youth Substance Abuse:..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicTherapy (10)Emotional health (6)Teens (5)Stress (4)Aging (3) 42 more... [+] Alzheimer's (3)Children (3)Human rights (3)Trauma (3)Disability (2)Ethics (2)Law & psychology (2)Parenting (2)Personality (2)Violence (2)Women & men (2)Workplace issues (2)Addictions (1)ADHD (1)Anger (1)Anxiety (1)Autism (1)Bipolar disorder (1)Bullying (1)Death & dying (1)Depression (1)Eating disorders (1)Environment (1)Hate crimes (1)Intelligence (1)Kids & the media (1)Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Military (1)Natural disasters (1)Obesity (1)Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (1)Race (1)Safety & design (1)Schizophrenia (1)Sexual abuse (1)Shyness (1)Sleep (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Sport & exercise (1)Suicide (1)Testing issues (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicXYear2011 (1) Results 1–10 of 43 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.AddictionsAddiction is the body's need for a drug to avoid withdrawal symptoms, and psychologists study aspects such as addictive behavior, dependence, tolerance and treatments for addiction.Psychology Topic 2.TeensTeens are undergoing the biological changes of puberty and experiencing cognitive changes that allow them to think more abstractly. Includes resilience tips for teens and communication tips for parents.Psychology Topic 3.ViolenceViolence is an extreme form of aggression, such as assault, rape or murder and it has many causes, including frustration, exposure to violent media, violence in the home or neighborhood, and a tendency to see other people's actions as hostile even when they're not.Psychology Topic 4.ParentingParents want to ensure children’s health and safety, prepare children for life as productive adults, and transmit cultural values. Links to tips on communicating with your kids, and more.Psychology Topic 5.ObesityObesity is marked by excess accumulation of body fat caused by genetic factors and behavioral factors — especially eating too much and exercising too little. Obesity can lead to diabetes, heart disease, sleep apnea and other problems.Psychology Topic 6.ChildrenPsychologists can help children cope with such problems as anxiety and depression, hyperactivity, conflicts with parents and stressful events like divorce or a parent’s death.Psychology Topic 7.RaceAccording to research by psychologists and others, prejudice and discrimination are still problems in American society. Research also shows that contact between people of different racial and ethnic backgrounds can reduce stereotyping and prejudice.Psychology Topic 8.Hate CrimesHate crimes are any felony or violent crime based on prejudice against a particular group. Compared to other crimes, hate crimes have a broader impact on victims and communities because they target core aspects of identity.Psychology Topic 9.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 10.BullyingBullying is aggressive physical contact, words or actions to cause another person injury or discomfort. Cyberbullying uses an electronic device for aggressive, repeated and intentional acts of bullying such as name calling, sending threatening emails, placing photos of persons on the Internet without permission and sending viruses. 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 43 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "Preventing Youth Substance Abuse:..."