Results 1–10 of 32 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "APA offers expertise to the court" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicStress (5)Teens (5)Human rights (4)Therapy (4)Aging (3) 29 more... [+] Alzheimer's (3)Emotional health (3)Children (2)Ethics (2)Law & psychology (2)Sleep (2)Socioeconomic status (2)Violence (2)Addictions (1)Anger (1)Anxiety (1)Bullying (1)Death & dying (1)Disability (1)Eating disorders (1)Hate crimes (1)Health disparities (1)Intelligence (1)Kids & the media (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Natural disasters (1)Parenting (1)Race (1)Safety & design (1)Sexuality (1)Testing issues (1)Trauma (1)Women & men (1)Workplace issues (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicXYear2011 (1) Results 1–10 of 32 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.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 2.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 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.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 5.Human RightsHuman rights are rights to which all human beings are inherently entitled. APA’s vision statement includes serving as an effective champion of the application of psychology to promote human rights.Psychology Topic (January 2011)6.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 7.EthicsIn psychology, APA’s Ethical Principles of Psychologists and Code of Conduct lays out standards for psychologists and identifies behaviors that deserve punishment. Psychology Topic 8.AnxietyAnxiety is characterized by feelings of tension, worried thoughts and physical changes. Anxiety disorders such as panic disorder and obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) cause recurring intrusive thoughts or concerns and physical symptoms such as sweating, trembling, dizziness or a rapid heartbeat.Psychology Topic 9.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 10.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 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 32 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "APA offers expertise to the court"