Results 1–8 of 8 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "NRC releases new report on improving..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicTesting issues (2)Aging (1)Alzheimer's (1)Education (1)Environment (1) 6 more... [+] Human rights (1)Intelligence (1)Law & psychology (1)Race (1)Sleep (1)Teens (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicX Results 1–8 of 8 Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.IntelligenceIntelligence refers to intellectual functioning. IQ tests compare your performance with other people your age taking the same test, but they don't measure other kinds of intelligence, such as social intelligence, which is the expertise people bring to their interactions with others.Psychology Topic 2.SleepMillions of people don’t get enough sleep (such as by suffering from insomnia), resulting in such problems as daytime sleepiness, poor decision-making, interference with learning, and accidents. Learn how to be better rested.Psychology Topic 3.Testing IssuesInformation about psychological testing issues, including the development, creation, administration, scoring and interpretation of psychological tests of abilities such as intelligence or aptitudes; personality (e.g., traits, attitudes); and mental health, including neurological disorders.Psychology Topic 4.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 5.Understanding the World Around UsPsychologists help people make meaning of the world by studying human behavior and our interactions in the environments where we live, learn and work. 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.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 8.TeensTeens are undergoing the biological changes of puberty and experiencing cognitive changes that allow them to think more abstractly. Includes resilience tips for teens and communication tips for parents.Psychology Topic Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–8 of 8 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "NRC releases new report on improving..."