Results 1–10 of 36 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "Psychology as a Major: Is It Right for..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicTherapy (6)Emotional health (4)Stress (4)Aging (3)Alzheimer's (3) 35 more... [+] Ethics (3)Human rights (3)Teens (3)Trauma (3)Children (2)Law & psychology (2)Parenting (2)Sleep (2)Socioeconomic status (2)Violence (2)Women & men (2)Addictions (1)Anger (1)Bipolar disorder (1)Bullying (1)Depression (1)Disability (1)Hate crimes (1)Health disparities (1)Intelligence (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Military (1)Natural disasters (1)Obesity (1)Personality (1)Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (1)Safety & design (1)Schizophrenia (1)Sexual abuse (1)Sexuality (1)Shyness (1)Sport & exercise (1)Suicide (1)Testing issues (1)Workplace issues (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicXYear2011 (1) Results 1–10 of 36 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Marriage and DivorceHealthy marriages are good for couples’ mental and physical health as well as for children; however, about 40 to 50 percent of married couples in the United States divorce.Psychology Topic 2.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 3.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 4.EthicsIn psychology, APA’s Ethical Principles of Psychologists and Code of Conduct lays out standards for psychologists and identifies behaviors that deserve punishment. Psychology Topic 5.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 6.AngerAnger is an emotion characterized by antagonism toward someone or something. It can give you a way to express negative feelings or motivate you to find solutions, but excessive anger can harm your physical and mental health.Psychology Topic 7.Sexual AbuseSexual abuse is unwanted sexual activity, with perpetrators using force, making threats or taking advantage of victims not able to give consent. Reactions include shock, fear, disbelief, anxiety or post-traumatic stress disorder.Psychology Topic 8.Human RightsHuman rights are rights to which all human beings are inherently entitled. APA’s vision statement includes serving as an effective champion of the application of psychology to promote human rights.Psychology Topic (January 2011)9.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 10.SleepMillions of people don’t get enough sleep (such as by suffering from insomnia), resulting in such problems as daytime sleepiness, poor decision-making, interference with learning, and accidents. Learn how to be better rested.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 36 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "Psychology as a Major: Is It Right for..."