Results 1–10 of 20 for "Psychology Subfield"X related to "Senior Director's Column: We Are All..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicEducation (6)Aging (1)Emotional health (1)Personality (1)Sport & exercise (1) 3 more... [+] Testing issues (1)Therapy (1)Workplace issues (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology SubfieldXYear2011 (1) Results 1–10 of 20 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Personality Assessment Public DescriptionThis 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)2.Public Description of Forensic PsychologyForensic 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 3.Public Description of Clinical PsychologyClinical 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 4.Police and Public SafetyPolice 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 5.Public Description of Family PsychologyFamily Psychology is a specialty in professional psychology that is focused on the emotions, thoughts and behavior of individuals, couples and families in relationships and in the broader environment in which they function.Psychology Subfield 6.Public Description of Industrial and Organizational PsychologyIndustrial and Organizational Psychology is a general practice specialty of professional psychology with a focus on scientifically-based solutions to human problems in work and other organizational settings.Psychology Subfield 7.Counseling PsychologyCounseling psychology is a general practice and health service provider specialty in professional psychology. It focuses on personal and interpersonal functioning across the life span and on emotional, social, vocational, educational, health-related, developmental and organizational concerns.Psychology Subfield 8.Brain Science and Cognitive Psychology Explores Our Mental ProcessesBrain 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 9.Public Description of Clinical Health PsychologyThis 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 10.Forensic and Public Service PsychologyForensic 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 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 20 for "Psychology Subfield"X related to "Senior Director's Column: We Are All..."