Results 1–10 of 33 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "Educating the Human Brain" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicTherapy (6)Teens (4)Aging (3)Alzheimer's (3)Children (3) 29 more... [+] Education (3)Emotional health (3)Human rights (3)Sport & exercise (3)Violence (3)Disability (2)Law & psychology (2)Sleep (2)Testing issues (2)Women & men (2)Workplace issues (2)Addictions (1)ADHD (1)Anger (1)Autism (1)Bullying (1)Death & dying (1)Environment (1)Hate crimes (1)Intelligence (1)Kids & the media (1)Learning & memory (1)Natural disasters (1)Parenting (1)Race (1)Schizophrenia (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Stress (1)Trauma (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePsychology TopicXYear2011 (1) Results 1–10 of 33 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Psychologists, Helping People Improve Their LivesPsychological science is exploring how the mind works, evaluating how people learn and facilitating peak human performance to help people make smarter choices in their daily lives. Psychology Topic 2.Alzheimer's DiseaseAlzheimer’s disease is a chronic brain disease that gradually erodes an individual’s memory, intellectual abilities and personality, eventually impairing the ability to think, speak or perform such basic tasks as getting dressed or eating.Psychology Topic 3.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 4.Psychologists, Promoting HealthPsychological science is unlocking the mysteries of how the brain works, helping people make healthy lifestyle choices and improving the treatment of complex human problems. 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.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 7.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 8.Socioeconomic StatusSocioeconomic status is commonly conceptualized as the social standing or class of an individual or group.Psychology Topic 9.AutismAutism is the most severe developmental disability, involving impairments in social interaction — such as being aware of other people’s feelings — and verbal and nonverbal communication.Psychology Topic 10.SchizophreniaSchizophrenia is a serious mental illness characterized by incoherent or illogical thoughts, bizarre behavior and speech, and delusions or hallucinations, such as hearing voices.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 33 for "Psychology Topic"X related to "Educating the Human Brain"