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Copyright © by The McGraw-Hill Companies, nc Name Date Class 1-3 |B28° Directions: Recalling the Facts Use the information in your textbook to answer the questions. Guided Reading Activity Psychology as a Profession Tor use with texthook pages 24-28 1. What is a psychologist? 2, What are the two most popular subfields of psychology? 3. What is the difference between a psychologist and a psychiatrist? ‘4, Which type of psychologist studies physical, emotional, cognitive, and social changes that occur throughout life? 5. Which type of psychologist studies the behavior of employees in businesses? Which type of psychologist assists the police in creating profiles of criminal offenders? 7. What do experimental psychologists provide? ‘What is the APA? How is the APA organized? 10, What types of questions do psychologists seek to answer? Guided Reading Activities 3 Copyright © by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Ine. Name Date Class Vocabulary Activity 1 -3 aes” Psychology as a Profession Directions: Circle the letter of the response that best fits the description. 1. Apsychologist who diagnoses and treats people with emotional problems is a(n) psychologist. A. clinical B. community ©. counseling D. educational 2. Apsychologist who studies topics related to teaching is called a(n) ___ psychologist. A. clinical B. community ©. experimental D. educational 3. A psychologist who works in government or private mental health or social welfare agencies is a(n) psychologist. A. clinical . couinseling B. community D. industrial/organizational ‘4. A psychologist who focuses on people and work is a(n) ____ psychologist. A. community ©. industrial/organizational B. developmental D. educational 5. A psychologist who studies the emotional, cognitive, and other changes that occur as the individual matures is a(n) _______ psychologist. AA. clinical B, developmental ©. educational D. experimental 6. A psychologist who studies sensation, perception, learning, motivation, and emotion in a controlled laboratory environment is a(n) ___ psychologist. A. developmental ©. experimental B, educational D. industrial/organizational 7 psychologist who helps people deal with the problems of everyday living is a(n) psychologist. A. counseling B. developmental ©. educational D. experimental 8, _____ psychologists have been trained to observe, analyze, evaluate, and treat behavior. ‘A. Community —_B. Counseling ©. Clinical D. All Directions: Answer the following questions in the space provided. 9. Explain the ference between a psychologist and a psychiatrist. 10. Study the chart in the textbook showing the divisions of the APA (Figure 1.12). Under which divisions might the work of an educational psychologist fall? What about an industrial/organiza- tional psychologist? Vocabulary Activities 3