Results 1–10 of 12 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "Senior Director's Column: An..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicChildren (2)Ethics (2)Parenting (2)Teens (2)Therapy (2) 16 more... [+] ADHD (1)Aging (1)Alzheimer's (1)Disability (1)Emotional health (1)Human rights (1)Intelligence (1)Natural disasters (1)Obesity (1)Personality (1)Sexual abuse (1)Shyness (1)Sleep (1)Testing issues (1)Trauma (1)Women & men (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.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 2.ShynessShyness is the tendency to feel awkward, worried or tense during social encounters. Severely shy people may have physical symptoms like upset stomach; worries about how others view them; and a tendency to withdraw from social interactions. Psychology Topic 3.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 4.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 5.Natural DisastersEven when you’re not hurt physically, disasters can take a serious emotional toll. Normal reactions include intense feelings; flashbacks; trouble concentrating; disrupted eating and sleeping; strained personal relationships; and headaches, nausea or chest pain.Psychology Topic 6.ParentingParents want to ensure children’s health and safety, prepare children for life as productive adults, and transmit cultural values. Links to tips on communicating with your kids, and more.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.ADHDADHD, or attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, makes it difficult to organized, stay focused, make realistic plans, or think before acting. Treatment options include behavioral therapy, neurofeedback, and psychosocial therapy.Psychology Topic 9.TeensTeens are undergoing the biological changes of puberty and experiencing cognitive changes that allow them to think more abstractly. Includes resilience tips for teens and communication tips for parents.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 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 "Senior Director's Column: An..."