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  • 1.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
  • 2.Developmental Psychology Studies Human Development Across the Lifespan
    Developmental psychologists focus on human growth and changes across the lifespan, including physical, cognitive, social, intellectual, perceptual, personality and emotional growth.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 3.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
  • 4.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
  • 5.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
  • 6.Psychopharmacology Public Description
    This 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
  • 7.Sport and Performance Psychology Delivers Peak Performance
    Sport and performance psychologists study human behavior in sport, exercise and performance. They focus on identifying and applying psychological principles that facilitate peak physical action, enhance physical ability and achieve optimal human performance.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 8.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)
  • 9.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
  • 10.Sport Psychology Proficiency Description
    Sport psychology is a multidisciplinary field spanning psychology, sport science and medicine. The APA proficiency recognizes sport psychology as a postgraduate focus after a doctoral degree in one of the primary areas of psychology and licensure as a psychologist.
    Psychology Subfield
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