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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nicole Machinski
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
Psych disorders: Abnormal psychology is the what they often call psychology classes that focus on psychological disorders (I.e.: PTSD, Major Depressive Disorder, etc.)
Dr. Dov Finman
10 years experience Adolescent Medicine
The study: of psychological disorders such as Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia. ADHD etc.
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
It sounds like you: may be taking a course called abnormal psychology soon. It is the study of pathological behavior or psychological problems and diagnoses. Be careful ... Read More

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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Smith
30 years experience Clinical Psychology
Reinforcement: In applied behavioral analysis it is the arranging of contingencies in order to produce a specified behavior. As a treatment for mental disorders or s ... Read More
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Dr. Marc Zimmermann
22 years experience Psychiatry
Change Behavior: The administration of consequences, either pleasurable or uncomfortable.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Bergman
41 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: There are psychologists that specialize in teens.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Adolescent Psych.: Sure there is!
Dr. Dov Finman
10 years experience Adolescent Medicine
Yes: One of my specialties is working with teens and I teach a course in it as well. Teens have unique developmental challenges that adults and children do ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Holmberg
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Can and can't : What makes poker fun is - you really can't tell reliably when someone is lying. If the person lying has a negative emotional response because they are ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Berry
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
Psychology : Mental health and physical health are indivisible. Imagine being in good physical health while battling debilitating depression. This is a case where ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lawrence Smith
30 years experience Clinical Psychology
Science of behavior: Psychology is a scientific discipline that is both academic and applied. It is focused on behavior, including cognitive or mental functions.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Gieck
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
Holistic health: From a general perspective, inclusion of psychological health factors in a health record are valuable for monitoring and treating the "whole" person. ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Berry
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
Research vs Clinical: A PhD is typically a research degree that emphasizes experimentation, time in the library, and publications with lesser of an emphasis on clinical wor ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Hirshorn
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
Psychology is a: Specialization w/in mental health. There are social workers, counselors, psychiatrists, nurse practitioners, etc. Who all work in mental health. Eac ... Read More
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