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  • 1.Public Description of Clinical Psychology
    Clinical 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
  • 2.Social Psychology Examines Interpersonal Relationships
    Social psychologists use psychological science to understand how we perceive ourselves in relation to the rest of the world and how this perception affects our choices, behaviors and beliefs.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 3.Personality Assessment Public Description
    This 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)
  • 4.Public Description of Clinical Health Psychology
    This 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
  • 5.Counseling Psychology
    Counseling 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
  • 6.Brain Science and Cognitive Psychology Explores Our Mental Processes
    Brain 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
  • 7.Quantitative Psychology Designs Research Methods to Test Complex Issues
    Quantitative psychologists study and develop the methods and techniques used to measure human behavior and other attributes. Their work involves the statistical and mathematical modeling of psychological processes, the design of research studies and the analysis of psychological data.
    Psychology Subfield
  • 8.Climate and Environmental Psychology Contributes to a Better World
    Climate and environmental psychologists use psychological science to improve the interactions of people with the world around us.
    Psychology Subfield
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Results 18 of 8 for "Psychology Subfield"X related to "NRC releases new report on improving..."