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  • 1.Forensic and Public Service Psychology
    Forensic psychologists use psychological science to provide professional expertise to the judicial system and other organizations dedicated to public safety. This field combines specialized knowledge in clinical, forensic and legal areas to address psychological issues that arise during legal proceedings.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 2.Public Description of Clinical Psychology
    Clinical Psychology is a general practice and health service provider specialty in professional psychology. Clinical psychologists assess, diagnose, predict, prevent and treat psychopathology, mental disorders and other individual or group problems to improve behavior adjustment, adaptation, personal effectiveness and satisfaction.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 3.Health Psychologists Study the Intersection of Health and Behavior
    Health psychologists use psychological science to promote health, prevent illness and improve health care systems. They focus on how biological, social and psychological factors influence our choices about health.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 4.Clinical Psychology Solves Complex Human Problems
    Psychologists who provide clinical or counseling services integrate the science of psychology with the treatment of complex human problems.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 5.Public Description of Clinical Health Psychology
    This specialty applies scientific knowledge of the interrelationships among behavioral, emotional, cognitive, social and biological components in health and disease to the promotion and maintenance of health; the prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of illness and disability; and the improvement of the health care system.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 6.Public Description for Sleep Psychology
    Sleep Psychology is a specialty that developed from the need to better understand and treat sleep and sleep‐related disorders.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 7.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
  • 8.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
  • 9.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
  • 10.Public Description of Forensic Psychology
    Forensic psychologists are are engaged as experts and represent themselves as such, in an activity primarily intended to provide professional psychological expertise to the judicial system.
    Psychology Subfield
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