Applied psychology is the use of psychological principles and theories to overcome problems in real life situations. Applied research refers to scientific study and research that seeks to solve practical problems. Applied research is used to find solutions to everyday problems, cure illness, and develop innovative technologies. Psychologists working in human factors or industrial/organizational fields often do this type of research.
Related journals of Applied Pshychology: Annals of Behavioural Science, Journal of Addictive Behaviors, Therapy & Rehabilitation, Journal of Psychological Abnormalities in Children, Mental Illness and Treatment, Annual Review of Clinical Psychology, Clinical Psychology Review, Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, Journal of Abnormal Psychology, Behaviour Research and Therapy, Depression and Anxiety, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics