Psychology

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  • Psychology Research Topic Examples

    These sample topics are from the New Health Advisor website.

    • Is parental negligence a reason behind child obesity?
    • Understanding the obsession of Americans with the popular fast food items
    • What is the influence of a narcissist mother on her child’s mental wellbeing?
    • What is the association between obesity and television?
    • Preterm delivery and stress
    • Understanding the situations that lead to suicidal behaviors
    • The adverse effects of abortion on the mental health
    • Dating violence and abuse among teenagers
    • Understanding schizophrenia in young men and women
    • Impact of teenage sexting on children and its consequences
    • Can morality be enforced by stringent laws?
    • Comprehending social interaction
    • How is stress affected by individual differences?
    • What are the psychological reasons behind depression?
    • Symptoms, reasons of stress and how to manage it
    • Is depression affected by gender?
    • Impact of social anxiety disorder on the routine life of the affected person
    • The different phases of human growth and development
    • Importance of imparting sexual education to children
    • Mental development and understanding of mentally challenged children
    • Relationship between stress and physical illness
    • Long term and short term memory
    • How is a person’s life affected by bipolar disorder?
    • Aging and mental illnesses
    • What is the environment’s role in personality development?
    • Influence of work environment on the motivation and self-esteem of workers
    • Effect of counseling on the divorced individuals
    • Impact of violent music on children
    • How and why are psychologists involved in the military?
    • Varied theories of motivation
    • How is a person’s achievements and personality affected by their birth order?
    • Physical, financial and emotional abuse of elderly people
    • Understanding and controlling teenage suicide
    • Comprehending the effects of postpartum depression on child and mother
    • Analyzing harsh capital punishment for the sex offenders
    • How is intelligence determined by the environment and genetics?
    • Different kinds of torture and their various effects
    • How and why are attractive people treated differently than the non-attractive ones?
    • Pros and Cons of Hypnosis
    • Understanding the psychological problems of the homeless people
    • How does sports psychology help promote mental health in different workplaces?
    • What are the reasons behind long lasting marriages?
    • Is it important to have school uniforms?
    • The effect of different phobias on your personality
    • Why is the divorce rate rising?
    • Understanding the psychology of homophobes
    • Understanding solitary confinement and its effects
    • What are the effects of colors on different mental states?
    • Understanding the roles of biology and environment in hyperactive children
    • Psychological profile and mental development of a terrorist
    • Understanding the psychology of sex workers
    • How can you form and change a habit?
    • The ethical and legal aspects of gay adoption
    • Reasons and consequences of introvert behavior in adults
    • What is the effect of the hate crimes on the community and the victims?