Results 1–10 of 12 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "The birth of American intelligence..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicTesting issues (2)Aging (1)Alzheimer's (1)Autism (1)Disability (1) 17 more... [+] Education (1)Environment (1)Human rights (1)Intelligence (1)Kids & the media (1)Law & psychology (1)Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (1)Military (1)Personality (1)Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (1)Race (1)Safety & design (1)Stress (1)Teens (1)Therapy (1)Trauma (1)Workplace issues (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicX Results 1–10 of 12 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.IntelligenceIntelligence refers to intellectual functioning. IQ tests compare your performance with other people your age taking the same test, but they don't measure other kinds of intelligence, such as social intelligence, which is the expertise people bring to their interactions with others.Psychology Topic 2.Testing IssuesInformation about psychological testing issues, including the development, creation, administration, scoring and interpretation of psychological tests of abilities such as intelligence or aptitudes; personality (e.g., traits, attitudes); and mental health, including neurological disorders.Psychology Topic 3.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 4.Understanding the World Around UsPsychologists help people make meaning of the world by studying human behavior and our interactions in the environments where we live, learn and work. Psychology Topic 5.SexPsychologists and other clinicians focus on many issues regarding sex including later life sex, enhancing or restoring sexual functioning and pleasure, erectile dysfunction, premature ejaculation and painful intercourse, for example. Psychologists also work to understand sex offenders, the victims of sexual abuse and rape, and try to reduce the proliferation of sexualized images of young women in advertising and the media.Psychology Topic 6.Learning & MemoryLearning is the acquisition of skill or knowledge, while memory is the expression of what you’ve acquired. If you acquire the new skill or knowledge slowly and laboriously, that’s learning. If acquisition occurs instantly, that’s making a memory.Psychology Topic 7. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender LGBT is shorthand for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender. The “LGB” in this term refers to sexual orientation. The “T” in LGBT stands for transgender or gender non-conforming, an umbrella term for people whose gender identity or gender expression does not conform to that typically associated with the sex to which they were assigned at birth.Psychology Topic 8.Kids & the MediaEven very young children in our society get a big daily dose of television, video games and music lyrics. While such media can provide education and entertainment, they can also result in aggressive attitudes and violent behavior.Psychology Topic 9.PersonalityPersonality refers to individual differences in patterns of thinking, feeling and behaving. The study of personality focuses on individual differences in particular personality characteristics and how the parts of a person come together as a whole.Psychology Topic 10.AutismAutism is the most severe developmental disability, involving impairments in social interaction — such as being aware of other people’s feelings — and verbal and nonverbal communication.Psychology Topic Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 12 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "The birth of American intelligence..."