Results 1–10 of 47 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "Earning a spot in science’s big tent" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicTherapy (9)Emotional health (5)Stress (5)Teens (5)Aging (3) 44 more... [+] Alzheimer's (3)Children (3)Human rights (3)Trauma (3)Violence (3)Women & men (3)Disability (2)Ethics (2)Law & psychology (2)Parenting (2)Personality (2)Sleep (2)Sport & exercise (2)Workplace issues (2)Addictions (1)ADHD (1)Anger (1)Anxiety (1)Autism (1)Bipolar disorder (1)Bullying (1)Depression (1)Eating disorders (1)Education (1)Environment (1)Hate crimes (1)Health disparities (1)Hypnosis (1)Intelligence (1)Kids & the media (1)Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Military (1)Natural disasters (1)Obesity (1)Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (1)Race (1)Safety & design (1)Schizophrenia (1)Sexual abuse (1)Shyness (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Suicide (1)Testing issues (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicXYear2011 (1) Results 1–10 of 47 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Eating DisordersEating disorders are abnormal eating habits that can threaten your health or even your life, including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and binge eating. Psychology Topic 2.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 3.PersonalityPersonality refers to individual differences in patterns of thinking, feeling and behaving. The study of personality focuses on individual differences in particular personality characteristics and how the parts of a person come together as a whole.Psychology Topic 4.Kids & the MediaEven very young children in our society get a big daily dose of television, video games and music lyrics. While such media can provide education and entertainment, they can also result in aggressive attitudes and violent behavior.Psychology Topic 5.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 6.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 7.ChildrenPsychologists can help children cope with such problems as anxiety and depression, hyperactivity, conflicts with parents and stressful events like divorce or a parent’s death.Psychology Topic 8.TraumaTrauma is an emotional response to a terrible event like an accident, rape or natural disaster. Reactions such as shock and denial are typical. Longer term reactions include unpredictable emotions, flashbacks, strained relationships and even physical symptoms.Psychology Topic 9.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 10.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 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 47 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "Earning a spot in science’s big tent"