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 Date: 10/23/15 00:30   in : Psychology 

Schizophrenia  “Schizophrenia: When you are truly your own worst enemy” “What was that? No who was that? I don’t know? What am I doing here? What’s for dinner?” The preceding is a sample thought process of a schizophrenic. Schizophrenia ...

 

Walk-In Therapy in Rural Mental Health Clinics: Creating the Context, Training the Staff WALK-IN THERAPY IN RURAL MENTAL HEALTH CLINICS: CREATING THE CONTEXT, TRAINING THE STAFF Abstract: In rural settings, numerous complex challenges exist to the provision of high quality menta...

 

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 Date: 10/22/15 23:36   in : Psychology 

Development of the Conformity to Masculine Norms The purpose of this article is to describe the building of the CMNI and the factor analysis used. It also gives examples of how male masculine norms form due to male figures and how society influence social standards. Social norms are ...

 

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 Date: 10/22/15 23:13   in : Psychology 

The Topic of Depression Knives, guns, drugs, depression? What is the link between these? They all have the potential to inflict pain and harm to a human being? Suicide in North America is the third leading cause of death among adolescents and is estimated by the National Institute f...

 

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 Date: 10/22/15 23:01   in : Psychology 

A Soldier's Nightmare “You can't patch a wounded soldier with a Band-Aid," stated Michael Connelly, the author of The Black Echo. This quote directly explains the loss, guilt, shame and regrets of our soldiers that are being diagnosed with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder also known ...

 

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 Date: 10/22/15 21:21   in : Psychology 

Affirmative Action Affirmative Action Affirmative action is a social policy aimed at reducing the effects of prior discrimination. The origin of the act was aimed at the recruitment of new employees, where employers should take positive actions to bring in members of minority gr...

 

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 Date: 10/22/15 21:19   in : Psychology 

Ritalin Ritalin Methylphenidate, more commonly known as Ritalin, is a Central Nervous System stimulant drug. It is used to treat Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD) in kids, teens, and adults. Novartis (formerly Ciba-Geigy) began p...

 

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 Date: 10/22/15 19:23   in : Psychology 

Was Sigmund Freud A Fraud As a child a person had a painful experience. The older the person gets s/he starts forgetting about it, pushing it into his/her unconscious mind. Even though it is forgotten, it is still there and s/he starts to recapture the experience in dreams, confusi...

 

Risk and Protective Factors - Drug Abuse and Adolescents Despite of the general decrease in the nonmedical use of legal and illegal drugs in recent years, the excessive consumption of alcohol and other drugs during the adolescence years is still a concerning social problematic. Alcoh...

 

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 Date: 10/22/15 17:50   in : Psychology 

Psychology Term Paper Wetherell, Julie L., Gatz, Margaret, & Craske, Michelle. (2003). Treatment of generalized anxiety disorder in older adults. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 31-39. The article I chose to read is titled “Treatment of Generalized Anxiety Di...

 

1428 days

 Date: 10/22/15 17:00   in : Psychology 

Teens Facing Depression Many people experience depression when drastic change comes into their lives. Depression is a medical illness that causes a persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest. However, for many people, that feeling of despondency continues for weeks, or even ...

 

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 Date: 10/22/15 15:46   in : Psychology 

Introduction to Child Psychology- Educational Reforms School is Hell Reform Number 1: Each student should have their own hot tub Number 2: Have a professional typist go to your classes to take notes for you ~"Back to School" starring Rodney Dangerfield" School reforms are a ...

 

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 Date: 10/22/15 15:29   in : Psychology 

Human Authenticity and Boundary Lines As the level of knowledge on hand increases, our ability to create technology rises. Just in the past forty years, humans have created an almost infinite amount of programming languages. Using programming languages, we have been able to advance t...

 

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 Date: 10/22/15 15:16   in : Psychology 

Depths of Realism in Literature Realism is broadly defined as “verisimilitude”. In my definition, it's that knock on our door that forces us to understand it's really happening, minus the illusions and imagination. A literary piece that is a great example of realism and a hint of rom...

 

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 Date: 10/22/15 14:46   in : Psychology 

Piaget's Theory of Cognitive Development "[Jean Piaget] is one of the most influential of living thinkers. His ideas about the development of cognition in children are affecting research, preschool programs, methods of parenting, curriculum planning, and many other areas of psycholo...

 

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 Date: 10/22/15 14:25   in : Psychology 

Personality Analysis - The Royal Tennenbaums Introduction Royal Tennenbaum is a character in the movie, The Royal Tennenbaum's (2001). He's an estranged husband and the father of three proclaimed genius children. For over twenty years he lives the high life in an upscale hotel prior...

 

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 Date: 10/22/15 12:55   in : Psychology 

The Concept of Greed Greed. It is one of the, if not the, most powerful forces on the planet. It manifests itself in all aspects of life, in all people living. It's a deadly sin, yet it cannot be stopped. So how would one outline and define such a powerful force? It's not as easy as ...

 

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 Date: 10/22/15 11:12   in : Psychology 

Fathers and Paternity Leave During a recent White House summit on working family, President Obama said "A whole lot of father would love to be home for their new baby's first weeks in the world  (Gretchen, 2014). Of course Obama is a father in his family and he would want to be with...

 

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 Date: 10/22/15 10:49   in : Psychology 

Applying Psychology: Attending a University Applying Psychology: Choosing to Attend a University The choices a person makes in life depend entirely on how they perceive the world and the people around them. When it comes to making a decision that could affect the rest of my life, ...

 

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 Date: 10/22/15 10:27   in : Psychology 

Ideas and Influences of Great Philosophers Viewed as the greatest philosophers of their time and in Ancient Greece Aristotle, Socrates and Plato's works had much influence and continue to have influence in the western world to date. This is majorly because they were the developers of...

 

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 Date: 10/22/15 10:05   in : Psychology 

Animal Research My oral presentation today is based on the ethical issues associated with using animals in psychological research. For generations, psychologists have used animals in forms of research. Animal studies have provided us with a better understanding of solutions for m...

 

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 Date: 10/22/15 08:23   in : Psychology 

Stigmatizing Mental Illness Introduction The ground of my research is to evaluate that how metal illness and stigma related to one and other, why people experience stigma at the stage of mental sickness, considerations on the stigma of mental illness and how it's evaluated or measure...

 

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 Date: 10/22/15 07:45   in : Psychology 

Born to be Good Position Paper Born to be good? Paul G. Johns University of Phoenix Born to be good? In reading Born to be good I found it very interesting to see what makes us feel good, bad or indifferent toward others? A research study performed by Kitzinger (1997) ...

 

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 Date: 10/22/15 07:10   in : Psychology 

Discuss Evolutionary Explanations Of Altruism Discuss evolutionary explanations of altruism Altruism is a very interesting subject and is the cause for much debate throughout many academic areas as well as psychology, such as biology and economics. People are always asking ‘Is the...

 

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 Date: 10/22/15 06:36   in : Psychology 

Stereotypes in Romantic Relationships Increasing focus on metaphors, as well as stereotypes, have been arising as means to understand and encapsulate society. As history progressed, major occurrences, namely the rise of the feminist thought cycle, has had heavy influence on this stea...