Results 1–10 of 14 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "A new vision for American health care" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicHuman rights (3)Therapy (3)Disability (2)Ethics (2)Stress (2) 17 more... [+] Aging (1)Alzheimer's (1)Autism (1)Children (1)Education (1)Emotional health (1)Law & psychology (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Military (1)Obesity (1)Parenting (1)Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (1)Race (1)Schizophrenia (1)Sport & exercise (1)Testing issues (1)Trauma (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicXYear2011 (1) Results 1–10 of 14 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.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 2.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)3.AgingPsychologists who work with older adults — geropsychologists — assess mental functioning, depression and other problems, as well as design policies and services to enhance the quality of life of older people and their caregivers.Psychology Topic 4.DisabilityMore than 13 percent of noninstitutionalized adults have some sort of physical disability. The most common physical disabilities are trouble hearing, moving around or doing day-to-day tasks like getting dressed.Psychology Topic 5.SchizophreniaSchizophrenia is a serious mental illness characterized by incoherent or illogical thoughts, bizarre behavior and speech, and delusions or hallucinations, such as hearing voices.Psychology Topic 6.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 7.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 8.Answers to Your Questions about Psychology and Human RightsPage describes APA position on torture, human trafficking, human rights violations and rights for the mentally ill.Psychology Topic 9.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 10.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 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 14 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "A new vision for American health care"