Results 1–10 of 11 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "APA Praises Prop 8 Decision as Victory..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicStress (3)Human rights (2)Women & men (2)Aging (1)Alzheimer's (1) 10 more... [+] Emotional health (1)Ethics (1)Hate crimes (1)Health disparities (1)Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Race (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Therapy (1)Violence (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicX Results 1–10 of 11 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.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 2. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender LGBT is shorthand for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender. The “LGB” in this term refers to sexual orientation. The “T” in LGBT stands for transgender or gender non-conforming, an umbrella term for people whose gender identity or gender expression does not conform to that typically associated with the sex to which they were assigned at birth.Psychology Topic 3.Health DisparitiesHealth disparities occur when differences in health status exist between one population group in comparison to a more advantaged group, and most address issues of social justice and equity. Learn more about APA research and where to get help.Psychology Topic 4.Intimate Partner ViolenceThis brochure utilizes psychological research to highlight the psychological consequences of intimate partner violence, the forms of psychological aggression, how to screen/recognize signs of violence, as well as safety planning information. Psychology Topic 5.Hate CrimesHate crimes are any felony or violent crime based on prejudice against a particular group. Compared to other crimes, hate crimes have a broader impact on victims and communities because they target core aspects of identity.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.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 8.StressStress can interfere with normal living, damage your physical health or cause difficulties with concentration or mood. Psychology Topic 9.TherapyTherapy is a treatment for psychological problems in which therapists and clients work together to understand problems and come up with plans for fixing them, generally by changing ineffective thoughts, emotions or behaviors. Psychology Topic 10.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 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 11 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "APA Praises Prop 8 Decision as Victory..."