Results 1–10 of 22 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "Fast facts about common..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicTherapy (4)Children (3)Disability (3)Stress (3)Emotional health (2) 26 more... [+] Human rights (2)Teens (2)Testing issues (2)Addictions (1)ADHD (1)Aging (1)Alzheimer's (1)Autism (1)Bipolar disorder (1)Depression (1)Education (1)Ethics (1)Hypnosis (1)Intelligence (1)Kids & the media (1)Law & psychology (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Military (1)Parenting (1)Personality (1)Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (1)Race (1)Safety & design (1)Trauma (1)Violence (1)Workplace issues (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicX Results 1–10 of 22 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Bipolar DisorderBipolar disorder is a serious mental illness in which common emotions become intensely and often unpredictably magnified, including manic episodes — abnormally elevated or irritable moods — and possibly depression.Psychology Topic 2.HypnosisHypnosis is a technique in which clinicians make suggestions to individuals who have undergone a procedure designed to relax them and focus their minds. It is used to treat conditions including pain, anxiety, mood disorders, and smoking.Psychology Topic 3.AddictionsAddiction is the body's need for a drug to avoid withdrawal symptoms, and psychologists study aspects such as addictive behavior, dependence, tolerance and treatments for addiction.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.StressStress can interfere with normal living, damage your physical health or cause difficulties with concentration or mood. Psychology Topic 6.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 7.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 8.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 9.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 10.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 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 22 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "Fast facts about common..."